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Resource ID: #16039
Subject: Backgrounding
Source: Willamette Week (Portland, Ore.)
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Date: Jun. 23, 1999

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The Willamette Week reports "the story of a 32-year-old retarded woman who was raped by a convicted murderer, who was driving for a major metropolitan transit agency. How did this happen? Tri-Met, Portland's public transit agency, did not check the backgrounds of the drivers who served the most vulnerable passengers..."

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