On Wednesday, the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals ruled that public sidewalks in the state’s capital are covered under the Americans with Disabilities Act and must be accessible to the disabled.
According to Oakland-based Disability Rights Advocates, which filed the suit, this is the only decision in the nation that addresses the obligation to make sidewalks accessible.
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