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Barra

an island in NW Scotland, in the Outer Hebrides: fishing, crofting, tourism. Pop.: 1078 (2001)
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After Martin was jailed, Barras senior said he did not condone his son's actions but he should have been dealt with by the justice system.
She told the police the second man had a distinctive Irish accent and when a tape was later played to her with nine voice samples on it, she picked out Barras.
Barras and the other man left the office and Miss Taylor heard three vehicles being driven away.
Barras was living at the airfield and was arrested.
The case against Fred Barras Jr's grandmother Elizabeth Barras (69), who was charged with possessing a firearm and assisting an offender, will not be proceeded with after the court was told she was too ill to stand trial.
As Barry descended into farce in his fourth term (and Barras is far too optimistic about the miniscule reforms enacted by the mayor's top aides in that final term), no one paid attention as welfare reform foundered in the District, as homeless men filled the streets, and as foster care and low-income housing decayed and crumbled.
Large scale river dredging operations have been conducted both upstream and downstream of the Duas Barras property.
Manipulators International offers a complete line of the Westinghouse Barras Provence systems, which can accommodate test head weights of up to 2500 pounds.
The addition of the Westinghouse Barras Provence line offers flexible, precision manipulation for the largest heads produced.