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Department of Justice
U.S. Attorney’s Office
Northern District of Iowa

Thursday, July 16, 2015

Media Advisory: ADA 25th Anniversary Commemorative Event

Cedar Rapids, Iowa – The United States Attorney’s Office for the Northern District of Iowa will join representatives from area disability rights groups to celebrate the 25th anniversary of the signing of the American with Disabilities Rights legislation.  The purpose of the event is to highlight how this law has helped people with disabilities fulfill the American vision of equal opportunity for all.  The historical significance of the ADA, as well as how the U.S. Attorney’s Office pursues its mission to protect the rights of persons with disabilities through enforcement, will be highlighted.


Event Details

When:  Monday, July 20, 2015

Where: United States Federal Courthouse, 111 7th Ave. S.E., Cedar Rapids, IA (outside the front entrance)

Time: 10:00 a.m.



A press release and interview opportunities will be available at the end of the celebratory event.

Updated July 16, 2015