Funds will be used to develop an online education and certification system to teach all involved in law and the courts about autism, in order to protect those affected. Every day, an autistic person is bullied, not only in public or private, but in court because we have no official guidelines for protecting autistic citizens. Your donation will help us get that education program in place…
Our mission is to provide advocacy to the autistic community, for all legal issues and to create…Read More
We believe people with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) deserve fairness in court.
Take the case of Sky, an 18 year old mostly non-verbal young man who lived with his mother, a college professor.
When the professor failed to show for a scheduled class, police were called and found her severely…Read More
This is Lance. Handcuffed as he was taken away by police in a case of mistaken identity.
Lance, an autistic man in Utah was mistakenly arrested by police looking for a career criminal. He had no prior criminal history. Police failed to conduct any identification of him prior to the arrest and so he spent four days in jail.
While there, confused by his arrest, his autism and fear…Read More
Recently, a 16 year old autistic teen was invited to a party in Florida. He was brutally beaten. The impact on the teen will last a lifetime, but will he get justice? Unless his family can find a lawyer specially trained to deal with his autism, probably not.
By training lawyers, judges, court…Read More