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Deaf woman sues Port Orange police over arrest

Posted by 4starshost.com on January 29, 2013

A night out socializing quickly turned traumatic for a deaf woman who said she was arrested by Port Orange police officers who never provided her with an interpreter despite her pleas.

 

Yolanda Gevarzes, a deaf Daytona Beach woman, signs with interpreter Jessica Hoffman, reflected in a mirror. She is suing Port Orange police after her arrest.

 

Read more: http://www.news-journalonline.com/article/20130127/NEWS/301279986?Title=Deaf-woman-sues-Port-Orange-police-over-arrest

 

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