Disability Rights Pennsylvania (DRP) brought a lawsuit against DHS for failure to provide adequate access to Applied Behavioral Analysis, an evidenced-based therapy for children with Autism Spectrum Disorder, in its Medical Assistance Program. The parties reached a settlement, which was approved by the Court on June 7, 2016. Please see the links below for detailed information.

Sonny O. v. Dallas – Major Settlement Terms

Sonny O. v. Dallas – Exhibit A

Sonny O. v. Dallas – Full Settlement Agreement


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