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Richard Bernstein, marathon lawyer

Date:             31 March 2014

Author:        Damien Carrick

Source:         ABC’s The Law Report

Synopsis:     Endurance sports and litigation both require enormous amounts of perseverance and stamina. American lawyer Richard Bernstein, who has been blind since birth, has plenty of both—having completed 17 marathons and multiple court cases on behalf of people with disabilities, writes Damien Carrick. 9 more words

Disability

Air Travel with Usher Syndrome

I recently went on a plane trip. It has been years, more than a decade actually, since I’ve been on a plane. Traveling has always been a challenge for me because of my hearing loss, but this time my vision loss made traveling even more difficult. 733 more words

Lighthouse Low Vision Events being held February/March 2014

Lighthouse Low Vision Awareness Days

The Lighthouse is hosting free seminars about low vision / video magnification / CCTV devices that increase access to visual information. 261 more words

Events

2014 02 17 Hide and Seek

It seems as though I have been doing a lot of shoveling these past few days, and low and behold, it’s supposed to snow again tomorrow. 901 more words

Blindness