Developmentally Disabled

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Advocates Say Disabled Often Banned From Voting

At a time when election officials are struggling to convince more Americans to vote, advocates for the disabled say thousands of people with intellectual or developmental disabilities have been systematically denied that basic right in the nation’s largest county.


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OC Program Helps Developmentally Disabled Workers Find Jobs

The Orange County Adult Achievement Center in Anaheim is helping developmentally disabled workers find jobs.

CBS2 / KCAL9–07/01/2014


Developmentally Disabled OC Woman, 26, Found Safe

Officials in Orange County say that a 26-year-old woman with the mental capacity of a 4-year-old has been found safe.


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Convicted Sex Offender, 61, Accused Of Assaulting Developmentally Disabled Girl

A 61-year-old convicted sex offender has been arrested for sexually assaulting a child under 14.


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OC Man, 23, Sentenced 30 Years For Raping Developmentally Disabled Woman

A 23-year-old man was sentenced to 30 years in prison Monday for raping a mentally and developmentally disabled 19-year-old woman at a community college last year.

CBS2 / KCAL9–08/06/2012

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Man, 30, Sentenced To 65 Years To Life For Raping Developmentally Disabled Girl, 7

Orange County prosecutors say a Huntington Beach man has been sentenced to 65 years to life in prison in the kidnapping and sexual assault of a 7-year-old developmentally disabled girl.


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Second Parent Dies From Fire Reportedly Set By Developmentally-Disabled Daughter

A second parent has died as the result of a fire officials in Riverside say was set by the couple’s developmentally-disabled daughter.


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6 Students Injured When School Bus Collides With Pickup Truck

Six developmentally disabled students were hurt Thursday when their school bus collided with a pickup truck, according to police.

CBS2 / KCAL9–02/16/2012

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Developmentally Disabled Man, 22, Goes Missing In Pasadena

Officials report Friday evening that they are looking for a developmentally disabled man who has gone missing in Pasadena.

CBS2 / KCAL9–09/02/2011

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Vallejo Special Ed Teacher Accused Of Raping, Impregnating Developmentally Disabled Student

A special education teacher at a Vallejo elementary school remains in jail on suspicion of raping a developmentally disabled student on campus.


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Man, 22, Stands Accused Of Kidnapping, Sexually Assaulting Developmentally Disabled Woman

A 22-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of kidnapping and sexually assaulting a developmentally disabled woman, police reported Monday.


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Developmentally Disabled Palmdale Woman Missing For 2 Weeks

The public’s help is needed to help find an 18-year-old Palmdale woman who is mildly developmentally disabled and has been missing for two weeks.