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January 29, 2014 at 4:47 PM

Japanese musician, hoping to join local jam, denied entry, sent home

A Japanese man, who flew into Seattle on Tuesday, saxophone in hand, hoping to rehearse and rock out with Jay Thomas at his weekly Jazz Jam Session, was denied entry and sent home on a flight Wednesday after immigration authorities at Seattle-Tacoma International Airport concluded he was really here to work. Thomas said Soichiro Hayakawa, from…


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