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SCOTUS affirmed District Court: State may not exclude a category of applicants for disability assistance on the basis of the source of a diagnosed impairment, in particular persons suffering solely from psychoneurotic disorders, regardless of severity or permanence.
Biographical summary Justice Howard H. Dana joined Verrill Dana as an associate in 1967. He became a Partner in the firm’s Litigation Department, where he concentrated his practice in business litigation. In 1993, Dana was appointed to the Maine Supreme Judicial Court by Governor John R. McKernan, Jr., and was reappointed in 2000 by Governor … Read more
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