Fifteen years after landmark ruling, progress on disabled care is checkered

MATT SEDENSKY | AP
Published: 06/30/2014

Brent Kaderli has a wheelchair-accessible van waiting in the driveway, a hospital bed in a spare bedroom and an electric lift that’s left unused.

If the 30-year-old quadriplegic had his way, he’d be living here, in his father’s house, with help from aides.

Instead, he is in an institution, hoping each day for a place that feels more like a home.

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