"We take baby steps into it, because they'd rather go to jail than be involved in this project," Coleman said.
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"What it sounds like to me is that it was probably a misunderstanding," Mr. Coleman told the station. "Some of these things that seem like common sense can get overlooked. On behalf of the city council I want to apologize to Ken here."
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