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Belated But Essential Steps to Respect

Rachel Adams | Posted 01.17.2015 | Impact
Rachel Adams

When the people we entrust with our health and wellbeing use the term "retarded," they grant legitimacy to a word that has been deemed offensive by the culture at large. They cause harm to the very people they have pledged to heal.

Supreme Court Finally Takes Big Step In Putting An End To The 'R Word'

The Huffington Post | Eleanor Goldberg | Posted 06.03.2014 | Impact

A recent Supreme Court ruling may only help a few inmates on death row, but the wording of the decision could have an immeasurable impact on anyone wi...

Supreme Court Rules In Favor Of Death Row Inmates Who Have Low IQs

Reuters | Lawrence Hurley | Posted 07.27.2014 | Politics

(Adds details of ruling and reaction) By Lawrence Hurley WASHINGTON, May 27 (Reuters) - The U.S. Supreme Court on Tuesd...