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By Matt Kibbe
The short-term deal will assure long-term overspending
Independent voices from the The Washington Times Communities
Topic - Dennis Jones
Its handling of sexual assault allegations against Florida State quarterback Jameis Winston is just the latest controversy to hit the Tallahassee Police Department.
D.C. Mayor Vincent C. Gray announced Thursday the "historic" settlement of 37-year-old litigation brought by mental health patients who decried the District's lack of non-institutional treatment settings.
The case, Dixon v. Gray, had out-lived two judges since its filing by William Dixon and other patients at St. Elizabeths Hospital in 1974, Dennis Jones, the case's court monitor, said.
Mr. Jones also noted that several attorneys who attended negotiation meetings on the settlement were born after the litigation began.