Press Release Archive

Press Release - September 8, 2016

Locked Up and Locked Down: National Report Tackles the Segregation of Inmates with Mental Illness

Press Release - September 7, 2016

National Disability Rights Network Response to Education Department Proposal on Funding High-Poverty Schools

Press Release - September 1, 2016

NDRN Applauds Department of Justice Action Against the Georgia Network for Education and Therapeutic Support Program

Press Release - August, 18, 201

NDRN Applauds Guidance on Virtual Schools and Students with Disabilities

Press Release - August 5, 2016

Statement on the Justice Department’s Investigation of the Baltimore City Police Department

Press Release - August 5, 2016

Department of Education Discipline Guidance Improves Outlook for Students with Disabilities

Press Release - July 26, 2016

NDRN Statement on the Department of Education’s ADHD Guidance

Press Release - June 22, 2016

Disability Rights Washington Releases Report Outlining Need for Accommodations for Inmates with Disabilities

Press Release - May 24, 2016

NDRN Announces HUD Secretary Julian Castro to Keynote 2016 Disability Conference

Press Release - May 2, 201

New Bill Would Create Protection and Advocacy Program for Veterans

Press Release - February 24, 2016

Proposed Department of Education Rule Addresses Unfair Treatment of Students with Disabilities

Press Release - January 27, 2016

NDRN Applauds Ban on Solitary Confinement for Juveniles

Press Release - January 6, 2016

NDRN Statement in Response to Executive Action to Reduce Gun Violence

Press Release - December 16, 2015

National Disability Rights Network, Department of Labor Enter Agreement that Assists Workers with Disabilities

Press Release - October 21, 2015

NDRN Awarded Grants to Provide Training and Technical Assistance to the P&A System

Press Release - October 6, 2015

NDRN Statement on Sentencing Reform and Corrections Act

Press Release - September 30, 2015

NDRN Statement in Support of Secretary Duncan's Proposal to Reduce Incarceration and Increase School Funding

Press Release - August 25, 2015

Statement on the 10th Anniversary of Hurricane Katrina

Press Release - June 24, 2015

National Disability Rights Network Commends Introduction of Voting Rights Advancement Act

Press Release - June 10, 2015

Reforms Needed to Prevent Children with Disabilities from Being Lost in the Juvenile Justice System

Press Release - November 20, 2014

Civil Rights Leaders Meet to Discuss Suspension, Expulsion and Juvenile Justice Referrals  

Press Release - November 7, 2014

National Disability Rights Network recognizes 5-year anniversary of Matthew Shepard Act

Press Release - October 22, 2014

Federal Disability Council Calls on Congress to Fund a Health Care Rights Program Run by the Nationwide Protection and Advocacy Systems

Press Release - July 2, 2014

The National Disability Rights Network launches Wage and Hour Complaint Initiative

Press Release - June 24, 2014

National Disability Rights Network Applauds House Passage of H.R. 1098 the Traumatic Brain Injury Reauthorization Act of 2013

Press Release - May 8, 2014

Foster Despair: Improving Access to Education Services for Youth with Intellectual Disabilities in State Custody

Press Release - April 23, 2014

NDRN testifies on the effectiveness of aversive conditioning devices

Press Release - March 21, 2014

New DOE Data Reveals Gross Inequities in Our Nation’s Schools

Press Release - March 6, 2014

National Disability Rights Network Decries Senate’s Failure to Confirm Debo Adegbile to be Assistant Attorney General