The United States Supreme Court has recently held that school teacher afflicted with contagious disease of tuberculosis was a "handicapped individual" within meaning of the Rehabilitation Act section prohibiting federally funded state program from discriminating against handicapped individual solely for reason of handicap.
School Board of Nassau County, Florida v. Arline, 107 S. Ct. 1123 (1987).
Civil Rights - Rehabilitation Act - Handicapped Individual,
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