This article highlights the author's experience as a deaf individual. What began as a challenge in law school became a greater challenge in the legal profession. However, the author highlights, with the passage often American Disabilities Act, that legal landscape has changed drastically in both positive and negative ways. With new technology, new types of discrimination, and new forms of education, the author notes how much her life has changed since law school and how she has become to appreciate the Deaf community in new ways.
Personal Experiences of a Deaf Law Student, with Updated Foreword,
27 Hastings Women's L.J. 147
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