Jim Donald

 

 

Age: 57

 

Summary: quadriplegic attorney who conceived many of the laws that made public buildings and transportation in California accessible to the disabled, who helped fight for regulations that made such amenities as curb cuts and wheelchair lifts part of everyday life.

 

 

Cause of Death: Accidental asphyxiation

 

Born: September 8, 1945

 

Died: February 24, 2003

 

Location: Sacramento, California