ADA http://news.stlpublicradio.org en Colleen Starkloff Continues Advocating For Rights For People With Disabilities http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/colleen-starkloff-continues-advocating-rights-people-disabilities <p>Colleen Kelly Starkloff has been on the forefront of the disability rights movement ever since she met her late husband, Max Starkloff, in the nursing home where he was confined due to a disabling car accident. Still a young man, Max was determined to live independently and help others in his situation do the same.&nbsp;</p> Fri, 12 Jul 2013 01:32:57 +0000 Mary Edwards, Alex Heuer & Don Marsh 28164 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Colleen Starkloff Continues Advocating For Rights For People With Disabilities ADA complaint filed against Mo. House smoking policy http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/ada-complaint-filed-against-mo-house-smoking-policy <p>The recent move of Missouri House of Representatives members to <a href="http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/smoking-still-allowed-mo-house-capitol-offices">vote in favor of continuing to allow smoking in their Capitol building offices</a> has drawn some criticism - in the form of a formal complaint.</p><p>Rossie Judd of Fenton, Mo. has filed an <a href="http://www.ada.gov/">Americans with Disabilities Act</a> complaint against the policy, saying in her complaint that it denies her "meaningful access to the House of Representatives" as a result.</p> Tue, 25 Jan 2011 17:40:40 +0000 Kelsey Proud 387 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org ADA complaint filed against Mo. House smoking policy