USA, DEAF LAWYERS ARGUE THEIR CASE
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Laurent Valo from the “L’Oeil et la main” team went to Washington DC to find out how the number of deaf lawyers has increased since this law came into force. From just a handful of lawyers, there today more than 200 bar members, while in Europe, they can be counted on the fingers of one hand.
How did they manage to improve their position to such an extent? What obstacles did they have to face?
AVAILABLE FOR SCREENING: French version only for the time being, but an Engl. sub-titled version will become available Feb. 2017.