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Friday, September 3, 2010

Homeless increasingly targeted for hate crimes

Wesley Raper, 52, sits in a Modesto park with Shellie Morris and tells of being hit repeatedly with beer bottles while riding his bike. A few weeks earlier, a group of drunken men kicked him in the face and knocked loose a cap on his front tooth, he says.