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guns blazin’ in the heat of the night,
detectives canvassing the scene but there’s not a witness in sight. code of silence.
drugs, guns, and ignorance such a deadly alliance. hopeless children portrayed as the villian. crooked prejudice cops
killing innocent children. the system is bugged,
victimizing the rapist and treating the victims like they are the thugs.

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Christopher Reece

Christopher Reece is a writer incarcerated in Michigan. He has been in prison since he was 20 years old.