CitationMargaret Denny v. City and County of Denver, 2016CV30247
The Civil Rights Education and CCDC have brought a class-action lawsuit against the City and County of Denver for failure to provide compliant curb ramps that allow access to people who use wheelchairs or scooters.
The Parties have been working toward settlement by structured negotiation for two years. A settlement agreement was executed on January 20, 2016. The Complaint was filed on January 25, 2016. On January 26, 2016, the Plaintiff filed a Motion for Certification of a Class and Preliminary Approval of the Settlement Agreement, and the Court granted preliminary approval on March 9, 2016. The final approval hearing was on July 25. The Notice to the class is posted below: please review if you are a person with a disability who uses a wheelchair or scooter in Denver to determine if you are part of the class and to ascertain your rights if you are a class member.
On July 11, Plaintiffs filed an Unopposed Motion for Final Approval of Settlement Agreement and Appointment of Master. That motion is posted below. On September 9, the Honorable Judge John W. Madden, IV granted Final Approval of Settlement and Appointment of Master, Awarding Plaintiffs' Reasonable Fees and Costs. That order is posted below.
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