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Williams v LeForge Villa

#W97-18 | Location: Ypsilanti | Court Level: State | Settlement: $5,000, Ramp constructed

Categories: Physical Disability, Rental
Tags: Ramp, Reasonable Accommodation, Wheelchair

With the requested ramp constructed, Pamela Williams has accepted $5,000 to settle her disability complaint against LeForge Villa Apartments in Ypsilanti. FHC Cooperating Attorney Daniel E. Manville filed suit on behalf of Williams, who uses a wheelchair. The suit, filed in Washtenaw County Circuit Court claimed violations of the Michigan Handicappers’ Civil Rights Act. Filed in July of 1997, the case was assigned to Judge David S. Swartz.

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