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Last week, Washington City Paper reported on the controversy stirred by the Side-Bar, the D.C. School of Law’s (DCSL) student publication. The November issue featured two cartoons—thought to be racist by some—of Marion Barry, as well as an article chronicling the once and future mayor’s history of opposition to the school. Many DCSL students and professors called for the resignation of three of the paper’s top editors. By our deadline, DCSL officials had not responded to queries about a Nov. 17 campuswide meeting called by Dean William L. Robinson to discuss the controversy. Robinson has now informed us that Side-Bar Editor Julia Roane Hendrix (who wrote the article), Managing Editor Jessica Forbes, and Associate Editor and cartoonist Brad Pollock all tendered their resignations at or shortly after the town meeting. “The editors offered sincere apologies for any offense they may have given, and the community has come back together,” writes Robinson.