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Brenda Grisham reads one of the many letters that she received after the murder of her son Christopher Jones, two years ago.  This letter was given to her by a friend of her sons.  Photo by Deborah Svoboda / KQED

Brenda Grisham reads one of the many letters that she received after the murder of her son Christopher Jones, two years ago. This letter was given to her by a friend of her sons. Photo by Deborah Svoboda / KQED

Brenda Grisham reads one of the many letters that she received after the murder of her son Christopher Jones, two years ago. This letter was given to her by a friend of her sons. Photo by Deborah Svoboda / KQED