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Some years after Kim Dickens donated a kidney to Marion Barry, former Washington D.C. mayor, the late politician’s widow is suing her. After I read the story, it appears the foundation, who promotes organ donation, claims on its website that Marion Barry helped Dickens found the organization. Also the site includes prominent pictures of Barry while recounting the story of Dickens’ donation in a page titled the Barry/Dickens Story. The Washington City Paper reports that Cora Masters Barry has filed a lawsuit against Dickens for using her husband’s ‘celebrity identity’ to raise money for the Barry Dickens Kidney Foundation, a charity Dickens founded.


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