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“J.R. has really been a thorn in the police department's side,” said San Francisco Bay View publisher Willie Ratcliff, whose online publication has published Mr. Valrey's work. “His stories are like those of Mumia Abu Jamal. He's young and really smart, and the people love him, they are really organizing, so the police are always after him."
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