Re "Ex-employees sue Carmichael disability lawyer" (Page B4, Oct. 4): For years, Scott N. Johnson has filed needless Americans with Disabilities Act lawsuits against California businesses, using his quadriplegia as a foil for exploitation. Apparently, that motivation has spilled over into his office as well.
There was never a viable reason for his legal assistants to be bathing, dressing and otherwise grooming him. That duty belongs to his medical aide or spouse. It's beyond disgusting that he would use his physical condition in such a despicable manner. I've personally witnessed his roaming the area, looking for places that might not comply with the ADA regulations and gleefully filing suit. In one case, he never even got out of his van in the parking lot but filed an inaccessibility suit.
I am glad to see he's now on the receiving end. Bravo ladies.
-- Margaret Forte, Lincoln
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