Category: Deaf

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A cruel hearing world?

The hearing world is a cruel one. Fact. As a solicitor specialising in disability discrimination law, not a day goes by where I don’t hear first hand experiences from Deaf individuals about the barriers...

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The law is an ass

RAD Deaf Law Centre’s stint the Solicitors Group Law 2012 was a real eye opener for me this week. An event that took place over 3 days, I was there with RAD colleagues for...

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Deaf people and access to legal advice

This article was written by me originally posted on the Limping Chicken website on 21 May 2012. You can see it here. It is a truth universally acknowledged, particularly within the Deaf community and...

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Reasonable adjustments

Following on from my previous post about my hospital visit on Monday and the hospital’s failure to provide an interpreter, I thought it would be useful to set out the position in relation to...