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'If you want to push us out, help us.' Homeless man says he has no good options but the streets.

Xavier Cabano, 28, and four friends were camped out on 14th Street on Tuesday, eating snacks and guarding a large cart the group uses to store their clothes. He said his group has gotten more grief from police since residents began asking city officials to clear them out.
Ryan Lillis rlillis@sacbee.com
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