Speak not of walkability

by Walter Olson on March 25, 2014

“From a realtor: ‘Regarding the Metro, I never putting “walk to..” on my listings because when I took my GRI classes they warned us that “walk to” might trigger a complaint of discrimination against people with disabilities.’ Sigh…” — David Bernstein, law professor and author of “You Can’t Say That! The Threat To Civil Liberties from Antidiscrimination Laws

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1 Hugo S. Cunningham 03.25.14 at 2:27 am

Environmentalists might be receptive to a Congressional move to exempt environmentally-constructive real-estate promotion from harassment by disability lawsuits.

2 Richard Nieporent 03.25.14 at 11:12 am

If the Tea Council made this commercial today they would be sued for their lack of sensitivity to the blind.

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