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June 23, 2014 4:24 PM

Lisa Pena: Lawsuits are vengeful, destructive

Regarding “Wave of lawsuits reaches county” (June 22, Page A1): Shame on Cynthia Hopson for using her disability for monetary gain and shame on the lawyers helping her. Without trying to enter a business, she drives by and takes pictures and then slaps a lawsuit on them causing them to close. Most places do not try to exclude people with disabilities on purpose, and businesses established in older buildings often have difficulty, or outrageous costs, in revamping to accommodate citizens with disabilities.

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