Endnotes - Access to Justice


About Language

Executive Summary

Background: Learning to Recognize Disability and Developing a Cross-Disability Consciousness

A. Definitions of Disability

B. Looking at Disability by the Numbers

C. The Roots Are Intertwined: The History of Systemic Segregation

E. The Medical and Social Models of Disability

F. The Criminal Justice System and Disability Clash

Disability and the Sequential Intercept Model

What is the SIM?

Point of Contact One: Law Enforcement

Point of Contact Four: Re-entry

On-the-Record Stories

Patrick Pursley

Finding a Solution: Our Recommendations

Recommendation 1

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  • [76] Taylor, “Americans with Disabilities: 2014 Household Economic Status.”
  • [77] Bronson, Maruschak, and Berzofsky, “Disabilities Among Prison and Jail Inmates, 2011-2012.”