'Your papers, please' must never be heard in America
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The D.C. agency charged with rehabilitating youth offenders has squandered and underutilized resources intended for youth services during a period in which dozens of managers have left or been forced out of the agency, according to legislative oversight documents obtained through a public-records request.
A lawyer for the politician wrongly implicated in a child sex abuse scandal says his client is likely to reach a settlement soon with the BBC and may sue people who named him on Twitter.
The BBC reached a settlement Thursday with the Conservative politician wrongly implicated in a child sex abuse scandal.
Mr. Williams said that when DYRS fails to meet job-placement goals set by such grantors, the agency begins lowering the bar for youth participating in job-training programs.
"They let the kids take the tests with their books open, and they still couldn't pass," he said.