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Jeffrey’s journey: An addict’s trail from street to cell.

He couldn’t escape the easy access to drugs in San Francisco’s Tenderloin. He couldn’t escape prison when he crossed the border into San Mateo County. By Heather Knight | May 24, 2019 The first time I met Jeffrey Choate, he looked close to death. He was passed out on...

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Golden Gate Bridge barrier offers relief.

After seeing model of netting, suicide victims’ families see hope for others. Piece by piece, the net is coming together — a coarse web of steel that will dangle over the side of the Golden Gate Bridge, catching lost and disconsolate souls. Bridge district officials...

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