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Civil Rights – ADA – Reasonable Accommodation – Hostage-Taker’s Mental Illness

The 4th Circuit says Danville police met any duty of “reasonable accommodation” they owed under to a mentally ill man who had taken a woman hostage in his apartment, even though the man died in a violent confrontation with police.
Waller, Adm’r v. City of Danville, Va. (USCA) (VLW 009-2-039) (12 pp.)