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Stewart v. St. Elizabeth's Hosp. & Dist. of Colum. Dept. of Mental Health, No. 09-7013

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By FindLaw Staff on January 07, 2010 12:49 PM

In a Rehabilitation Act action claiming that defendant-hospital failed to accommodate her disability by refusing her request for a transfer to a different job site, summary judgment for defendant is affirmed where: 1) plaintiff failed to produce sufficient evidence that she notified defendant of her disability; and 2) nothing in the evidence presented suggested that plaintiff's supervisor acted in anything but an entirely appropriate manner in dealing with plaintiff's situation.

Read Stewart v. St. Elizabeth's Hosp. & Dist. of Colum. Dept. of Mental Health, No. 09-7013

Appellate Information

Argued November 5, 2009

Decided January 5, 2010

Judges

Opinion by Judge Kavanaugh

Counsel

For Appellant:

Lisa Alexis Jones, Washington, DC

For Appellees:

Holly M. Johnson, Peter J. Nickles, Todd S. Kim, Office of the Solicitor General of the District of Columbia, Washington, DC

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