updated 4:44 AM EST, Sun November 23, 2014

He was 78

Dogged by allegations of drug and alcohol abuse during his first three mayoral terms, Marion Barry was elected four times as the city's chief executive and was a council member for Washington's 8th ward at the time of his death. FULL STORY
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