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Haben Girma

Haben Girma B.A., who made Business Insider’s 2013 list of the 20 most impressive Harvard Law School students, is currently fighting for the rights of blind readers in a lawsuit against digital subscription reading service Scribd, seeking equal access for the blind. Girma, a deaf-blind attorney who works as a Skadden 
Fellowship attorney with the nonprofit law firm Disability Rights Advocates, is representing the National Federation of the Blind and blind Vermont mother Heidi Viens.


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