Press Release Archives

2017 Press Releases

July 6, 2017: Disability Rights Center receives grant from the New Hampshire Bar Foundation

2016 Press Releases

June 30, 2016: Disability Rights Center receives grant from the New Hampshire Bar Foundation

2015 Press Releases

June 16, 2015: Richard A. Cohen, DRC’s Executive Director, Retirement

July 29, 2015: Amy Messer Chosen as Disability Rights Center – NH’s Next Executive Director

2013 Press Releases

May 1, 2013: School-based approaches effective for children with disabilities and benefit all children, lawmakers learn

2012 Press Releases

Nov 15, 2012: Important hearing decision supporting the right to live in the community

2011 Press Releases

Disabilities Rights Center brings ADA Civil Rights Action on Behalf of Individuals with Physical Disabilities

2009 Press Releases

April 10, 2009: Petition of Gretchen Parker

June 11, 2009: NH Supreme Court Issues Decision in  William Tinker’s Sidewalk Access Case 

2007 Press Releases

Dec 26, 2007: Individuals with Disabilities Settle Class Action – New Year Brings Promise of Timely Decisions on Medicaid Applications

2006 Press Releases

February 20, 2006: NH Supreme Court Decision: In The Matter of B.T.

Dec 8, 2006: Central Registry Abuse and Neglect Task Force Issues Final Report

2005 Press Releases

July 6, 2005: Governor Establishes Commission to Study Area Agencies

Dec 13, 2005: Governor Lynch Meets With Representatives From The Governor’s Commission On Area Agencies Over Their Final Report

Sept 15, 2005: Governor’s Commission On Area Agencies Is Holding Public Hearings In Bretton Woods And Concord

2004 Press Releases

May 17, 2004: Tennessee v. Lane

2003 Press Releases

2003: Judicial protection sought for abused and neglected children: Plaintiffs in Eric L. class-action lawsuit ask federal court to order New Hampshire to make reforms it agreed to 5½ years ago

May 22, 2003: Disability Access Issue Settled for Three Stores in New Hampshire