The Boston Globe Mass. rule on mental disability faulted Court says using IQ is unjustified By Patricia Wen GLOBE STAFF JULY 30, 2012 The Massachusetts Appeals Court ruled last week that the state agency that serves people with intellectual disabilities has failed to justify why it established an IQ score of 70 or below as a major criterion to qualify for [more…]
PAULA TARTARINI vs. DEPARTMENT OF MENTAL RETARDATION. 82 Mass. App. Ct. 217 February 9, 2012 – July 23, 2012 Court Below: Superior Court Department, Suffolk Present: SIKORA, CARHART, & SULLIVAN, JJ.