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New report details alleged ADA violations in Central Park. Blind attorney Richard Bernstein has sued the city after being run down by bicyclist in Central Park. (credit: Richard Bernstein/handout)

Blind Lawyer Suing City Details Alleged ADA Violations In Central Park

Richard Bernstein, who was run down by a bicyclist in Central Park a year and a half ago, claims he has proof that the city has ignored the Americans with Disabilities Act.


Richard Bernstein (credit: The Sam Bernstein Law Firm/Handout)

Blind Lawyer Struck By Cyclist In Central Park Files Federal Lawsuit Against NYC

Richard Bernstein claims New York is violating the Americans with Disabilities Act by denying the blind, visually impaired and other disabled individuals equal access to Central Park, according to court papers.


Richard Bernstein (credit: The Sam Bernstein Law Firm/Handout)

Blind Lawyer Seriously Injured After Being Struck By Bicyclist In Central Park

“I was just walking and the bicyclist hit me straight on into my back,” said Bernstein, who was in town training for his eighth New York City Marathon. “All of a sudden I was on the ground with my face in the asphalt.”