The son of former District of Columbia Mayor Marion Barry has declined an offer from prosecutors to plead guilty to misdemeanor charges after an altercation at a downtown Washington bank.
On the day that Marion Barry would have turned 79, District of Columbia leaders will begin deciding how best to honor him.
A judge has set a trial date for Marion Christopher Barry on three misdemeanor charges stemming from an altercation at a downtown Washington bank in which he allegedly threatened a teller and destroyed a surveillance camera.
A D.C. Council member wants to rename the city’s only public university after the late former mayor Marion Barry.
The son of former District of Columbia mayor Marion Barry and a candidate for the D.C. Council has pleaded not guilty to three misdemeanor charges stemming from an altercation at a downtown Washington bank.
The son of former District of Columbia mayor Marion Barry is pledging to continue his campaign for the D.C. Council following an incident at a bank that attracted police attention.
Christopher Barry, son of the late Marion Barry, seems to be in some trouble with the law once again.
The only son of former District of Columbia Mayor Marion Barry is seeking his late father’s seat on the D.C. Council.
A dozen people have already picked up petitions to run in the Ward 8 special election set for April 28. The seat became vacant when “Mayor for Life” Marion Barry died Nov. 23. Barry’s son, Christopher Barry, says he is considering running, as well.
Nearly a month after his death, tributes continue to pour in for former D.C. mayor Marion Barry and the latest was a one-night-only theatrical salute in his beloved Ward 8.