Disabilities (ADA): Alabama

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Authors: Emily Blaiss and Patrick F. Martin, Littler Mendelson, PC

Summary

  • Alabama does not have a state antidiscrimination law with respect to private employers. See Private Employers.
  • Alabama does have a law prohibiting disability discrimination in employment with government entities and publicly subsidized employment. See Public Employers.
  • Alabama permits the use of medical marijuana under very limited circumstances. See Medical Marijuana.