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Man trapped on Disneyland ride wins $8,000

Disabled man was stuck on “It’s a Small World” for a half-hour

A judge has awarded a man $8,000 for the suffering he endured after getting stuck on Disneyland’s famous cultural ride, “It’s a Small World.”

The day after Thanksgiving in 2009, “It’s a Small World” broke down. Disneyland employees evacuated passengers who were onboard the tiny boats that cruise through the ride—all except for Jose Martinez, who is paralyzed and uses a wheelchair.

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