Glodis over alleged violations of state ethics laws, deciding evidence in the case failed to prove he released a jail prisoner to a work release program on behalf of a campaign donor.
What does WR stand for?
WR stands for Work Release
This definition appears frequently and is found in the following Acronym Finder categories:
- Military and Government
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We have 33 other meanings of WR in our Acronym Attic
- Wire Receive
- Wire Rope
- Wireline Retrievable (drilling)
- With Rights
- Wolf's Rain (anime)
- Wolf-Rayet Star
- Women's Reserve (US DoD)
- Women's Resources (Lindsay, Ontario, Canada women's shelter)
- Womens Rights
- Worcester (postcode, United Kingdom)
Samples in periodicals archive:
Contract award: brt work release and hold temporary roads.
New York, June 5 (ANI): 'Two and a Half Men' star Charlie Sheen could end up spending only nights in jail, as he will most likely apply for a work release program that allows him to take a day job in Aspen.
A study of a work-release and aftercare treatment program in Delaware found that offenders who received treatment in this setting spent 49 fewer days reincarcerated than did their addicted counterparts who received only standard work release.
CSC needs to increase the use of temporary absences and work releases for offenders, and special release provisions for Aboriginal women--all important in helping women maintain positive contacts in the community.
She came to New York in 1971 and pursued a career in social work as an administrator of social services for the Children's Aid Society a supervisor of social services for the City's Work Release program and as a consultant and to the National Board of the YWCA.
Chiricos' study of work release used an experimental design that had a comparatively large sample size (281 individuals).