Final Settlement Approved in Class Action for Ohioans with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities

April 24, 2020

On April 24, 2020, the federal district court in Ball v. DeWine approved a comprehensive Settlement Agreement designed to increase access to integrated home and community-based services and provide individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities a meaningful, informed choice between Intermediate Care Facilities (ICFs) and community services. CPR, Disability Rights Ohio (DRO), the law firm of Sidley Austin LLP, and attorney Sam Bagenstos serve as class counsel.

Read more about the case and its settlement.