Down syndrome

Ethan Saylor

O’Malley Forms Panel On Developmental Disabilities

Gov. Martin O’Malley has created a commission to help law enforcers and others better respond to incidents involving people with intellectual and developmental disabilities.

09/18/2013

ehtan saylor

Sister Of Disabled Man Who Died In Police Custody Continues Fight For Justice

Renewed calls for an independent investigation regarding a Frederick County man with Down syndrome who died while in police custody.

09/14/2013

Ethan Saylor

Caretaker Speaks Out About Movie Theater Death Of Man With Down Syndrome

Demanding answers. A petition calls for an independent investigation into the death of Ethan Saylor. He’s the mentally disabled man who died in police custody in a Frederick movie theater last year. Now, for the first time, we hear from the aide who was with him that night.

09/06/2013

saylor petition

Family Seeks Probe Into Disabled Man’s Death At Movie Theater

The death of a young man with Down syndrome who was being restrained by police brings a new development.

09/05/2013

Ethan Saylor

Petition Calls For Justice For Md. Man With Down Syndrome Who Died In Police Custody

The family of a Maryland man with Down syndrome who died in police custody is not giving up.

08/23/2013

Victoria Hill

Pasadena Student With Special Needs Named Prom Queen

In Pasadena, a prom queen is sitting high on her throne. In fact, you could say she’s on cloud nine.

05/08/2013

Sheryl Crow

Sheryl Crow Headlines Down Syndrome Charity Event

Singer Sheryl Crow is headlining a fundraiser for the Global Down Syndrome Foundation in Washington.

05/08/2013

Robert Ethan Saylor

Advocacy Groups Want Investigation Into Death Of Man With Down Syndrome

It’s a case that made national headlines. A Frederick County man with Down syndrome died in police custody and no charges were filed against the deputies. Now the Department of Justice may step in.

04/24/2013

Robert Ethan Saylor

Down Syndrome Groups Seek Probe Of Md. Death

National advocates for people with Down syndrome said Tuesday they are pressing for an independent investigation into the death of a man who suffocated while three security officers were trying to forcibly remove him from a movie theater.

04/23/2013

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Freelance Journalist Trent Rosecrans Joined Ed And Steve

Freelance journalist Trent Rosecrans joined Ed & Steve to talk about an article he wrote.

105.7 The Fan–04/22/2013

Robert Ethan Saylor

Justice Department Looking Into Death Of Man With Down Syndrome At Movie Theater

Days after new details emerge in an autopsy report, the Department of Justice says it will continue looking into the death of a disabled man who died while in police custody in Frederick.

03/28/2013

Robert Ethan Saylor

Down Syndrome Advocates Meet With Justice Dept.

Advocates for people with Down syndrome say the custody death of a Maryland man has caught the attention of the U.S. Justice Department.

03/26/2013

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