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Law and the visually impaired.

Law and the visually impaired.

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Published by Community Law Program, Faculty of Law, University of Windsor in Windsor, Ont .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Visually handicapped -- Legal status, laws, etc. -- Canada.,
  • Visually handicapped -- Legal status, laws, etc. -- Ontario.

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsUniversity of Windsor. Community Law Program.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination81 p.
    Number of Pages81
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18312856M

    The Delhi High Court has asked final year undergraduate and postgraduate visually impaired students of Delhi University (DU) to endeavour to sit for the open book online exam and said the cost of any book or assistive device they buy for the examination shall be reimbursed up to Rs two lakh. A bench of Justices Rajiv Sahai Endlaw and Asha Menon further directed that as and when a second round. The court’s remarks came while hearing pleas by law student Prateek Sharma and National Federation of Blind (NFB) seeking to set up effective mechanisms for visually impaired and specially abled.

    Division for the Visually Impaired Mission: The Mission of DVI is to provide educational, vocational, and technical support to empower and foster independence for Delawareans with visual impairments. Although DVI is not open to the public, all of our services are being provided in a variety of ways. Donald Bell offers his impressions of the Humanware VictorReader Stream, an MP3 and audiobook player designed specifically for the needs of the blind and visually impaired. Donald Bell May 7,

    Bureau of Services for the Visually Impaired (BSVI) The first step in securing services from Opportunities for Ohioans with Disabilities is to complete an application for services. An application can be submitted by telephone, electronic mail, facsimile or by visiting the nearest OOD office. Click on the link below to start your application today. The Wisconsin Center for the Blind and Visually Impaired (WCBVI) Materials and Production Department. Working with you to serve Wisconsin students during the COVID Pandemic. ALERT: COVID and Personally Identifiable Information (PII). Following the Safer at Home guidance from Governor Evers, our WCBVI Outreach staff are working remotely without access to our physical building.


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