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Board of Trustees of the University of Alabama v. Garrett
Citation:531 U.S. 356, 121 S.Ct. 955, 148 L.Ed.2d 866 (2001).
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Plaintiffs were both employees of the state of Alabama, a registered nurse and security guard. Both were refused reasonable accommodations and were transferred to different jobs with less pay because of their disabilities. Plaintiffs filed separate suits, both arguing Defendant had violated their rights under the ADA.
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