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The Rev. Paul Gray of Heartland Community Church, left, helps Robert Gilmore, also known as "Simon," as he is released from jail. Gilmore, a homeless Lawrence man who is mentally ill, served about a month in jail for hitting a police officer. He was released on Christmas Eve, when Gray helped him with his packages. Gilmore has steadfastly refused offers of shelter, preferring to make his home on the streets.

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