A slide show presentation highlighting the barriers people with disabilities face in accessing sexual rights, and why disability and sexual justice matters to everyone from a human rights perspective.
Category Archives: Sex & Politics
The “Idiot Law”: A Brief History of Michigan Marriage Discrimination Against Individuals with Developmental Disabilities
Interested in the topic of marriage and disability rights? You’ll want to know a little history on Michigan’s “Idiot Law”, which (until 9 years ago) stated if you have a developmental disability, or even institutionalized briefly, walking down the aisle would be considered a felony. And that also applied to getting frisky.