2010 and Beyond
Anniversary of Olmstead Decision
On the 12th Anniversary of the Olmstead decision, June 22, 2011, President Barack Obama reaffirmed the thrust of this landmark United States Supreme Court ruling, recognizing that "the unjustified institutional isolation of people with disabilities was a form of unlawful discrimination" under the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) and recommitted his administration to end all forms of discrimination.
The Promise of Olmstead: 15 Years Later
Voices from the Olmstead Decision