New Haven Housing Authority Slapped with Class-Action Suit Demaning Help for Disabled

New Haven Advocate | June 10, 2008
The lawsuit was filed by a woman with spina bifida, a birth defect affecting the spine, who is losing her apartment because her landlord is facing foreclosure. The disabled woman, Rebecca Taylor, hoped the Housing Authority would help her find a new handicap-accessible apartment, but she had to resort to a federal lawsuit to get that help.

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