D.C. Council Member Marion Barry's Sentencing Postponed
- Racism and Entrapment. // ABA Journal;Nov90, Vol. 76 Issue 11, p32
Reports on the drug-possession and perjury case filed against Washington, D.C. Mayor Marion Barry. Defense lawyer's allegations against the U.S. Federal Bureau of Investigation; Controversy surrounding the case.
- DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA. Vadum, Matthew // Bond Buyer;4/23/2001, Vol. 336 Issue 31123, p-39
Reports that former Washington D.C. Mayor Marion Barry has been ordered to perform 20 hours community service by judge Joseph P. Manck of Anne Arundel Circuit Court. Charges levelled against Barry; Reasons for Barry's reluctance to proceed with a jury trial; Barry's reactions to charges made...
- After Barry--the Deluge? // National Review;2/19/1990, Vol. 42 Issue 3, p17
Comments on the fall from grace in 1990 of Washington, D.C., Mayor Marion Barry, who was discovered using cocaine with two women in a hotel room. Speculations of corruption and dysfunction within the city's overloaded bureaucracy; Details of the scandals involving Barry and his associates;...
- BARRY ACQUITTED. // Jet;7/2/2007, Vol. 111 Issue 26, p38
The article announces that former Washington, D.C. mayor Marion Barry has been acquitted of driving under the influence of alcohol for which he was arrested in 2006. Superior Court Judge Richard Ringell found that Barry's blood alcohol level was below the legal limit. Barry still faces a charge...
- The Nation's Felons. Tischler, Eric // Corrections Today;Aug99, Vol. 61 Issue 5, p14
Reports on the felony convictions in the United States. Counts of convicted felonies in the country in 1996; Growth of state felony convictions in 1988; Average jail sentence for offenders.
- Age and Occupational Status of Defendant in Relation to Mock Juror Sentencing Recommendations. Loeffler, Rebecca L.; Lawson, Timothy J. // Current Psychology;Fall2002, Vol. 21 Issue 3, p289
This study extended the research of Smith & Hed (1975) by examining the effect of age and occupational status on sentencing recommendation by mock jurors. Participants read a description of a crime committed by a young or old and high or low status defendant, recommended a sentence, and...
- Human Rights, Due Process and Sentencing. Henham, Ralph // British Journal of Criminology;Autumn98, Vol. 38 Issue 4, p592
Examines arguments made regarding the adoption of a rights-based approach used to analyze the sentencing process and traditional crime control, with reference to the development of process models. Attempts to advance the theoretical debate by suggesting how a theory of structuration could be...
- fyi... // Security: Solutions for Enterprise Security Leaders;Oct2001, Vol. 38 Issue 10, p9
Argues against the claim that there is a link between California's falling crime rate and the state's sentencing policy.
- Parochialism in U.S. Sentencing Policy. Immarigeon, Russ // Journal of Offender Monitoring;Winter1999, Vol. 12 Issue 1, p26
A review of the article "Parochialism in U.S. Sentencing Policy," by Michael Tonry, which appeared in the journal "Crime & Delinquency" in January 1999, is presented.