Posts Tagged ‘WHEELCHAIR’

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7th and F Street, NW.  © 2012 Matt Dunn

No Charges For Cops In Dwight Harris Case

Back in June, Rend Smith reported that Dwight Harris—the homeless man pushed by cops from his wheelchair onto a U Street sidewalk on May 19—wouldn't face charges for public drinking or resisting arrest. Instead, the cops were going to see some consequences.
Turns out, though, that they're getting off without charges. The Post reported over the [...]

Metro Bad News Roundup: Wheelchair Riding, Marshmallow Peeps Edition

The Metro system, once a reliable point of pride for D.C.'s boosters, has had a rough few years: Safety problems, escalator outages, and rising prices have made the subway a regular subject of local griping. At times, it can be hard to keep up with the torrent of unflattering Metro-related scoops. As a public service, [...]

Photos: When the Wheels Come Off