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Added Mar 15 2018

Passage of Senate Bill Proves Words Matter

Original article
https://www.advocacydenver.org/passage-of-senate-bill-proves-words-matter/
Date published
March 15, 2018
    Passage of Senate Bill Proves Words Matter - AdvocacyDenver
    An Interview with Catherine Strode Nationwide, the "intellectual and developmental disability" is gradually replacing the term "mental retardation". Advocates have rightfully asserted the "R" word is offensive. Colorado lawmakers agree. They have adopted Senate Bill 18-096, which modernizes the terminology in statute, and have sent the bill to the Governor for his signature.
    https://www.advocacydenver.org

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