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                         Before the
              Federal Communications Commission
                   Washington, D.C. 20554

In the Matter of                        )
                              )
Joshie Yasin Nakamura, Sr.              )    File No. EB-99-
SF-646
a/k/a Marvin Eugene Barnes              )
800 Weeks Street                   )
East Palo Alto, California 94301             )    NAL/Acct. 
No. 200132960002


                      FORFEITURE ORDER


Adopted:  July 3, 2001                            Released:  
July 6, 2001

By the Chief, Enforcement Bureau:


     1.   In this  Forfeiture Order (``Order''), we  issue a 
monetary forfeiture  in the  amount of ten  thousand dollars 
($10,000) against  Joshie Yasin  Nakamura, Sr.  a/k/a Marvin 
Eugene   Barnes   for   violating   Section   301   of   the 
Communications  Act of  1934  (``Act''),  as amended.1   Mr. 
Nakamura operated an unlicensed amateur radio station.

     2.   On April  19, 2001,  the District Director  of the 
Enforcement  Bureau's San  Francisco Field  Office issued  a 
Notice of Apparent Liability (``NAL'') for Forfeiture in the 
amount  of  ten  thousand  dollars to  Mr.  Nakamura.2   Mr. 
Nakamura has not filed a response.  Based on the information 
before us, we affirm this forfeiture.
                               
     3.   Accordingly,  IT  IS  ORDERED  THAT,  pursuant  to 
Section 503(b) of  the Act,3 and Sections  0.111, 0.311, and 
1.80(f)(4)   of  the   Commission's  Rules,4   Joshie  Yasin 
Nakamura, Sr.  a/k/a Marvin  Eugene Barnes  IS LIABLE  FOR A 
MONETARY FORFEITURE  in the amount of  $10,000 for violating 
Section 301  of the Act  by operating an  unlicensed amateur 
radio station.5
  
     4.   Payment  of the  forfeiture shall  be made  in the 
manner  provided for  in  Section 1.80  of the  Commission's 
Rules,6 within 30 days of the release of this Order.  If the 
forfeiture is not paid within the period specified, the case 
may be referred to the  Department of Justice for collection 
pursuant to Section 504(a) of the Act.7  Payment may be made 
by mailing  a check  or similar  instrument, payable  to the 
order of the ``Federal Communications Commission,'' to the

               Federal Communications Commission
               P.O. Box 73482
               Chicago, Illinois 60673-7482
               NAL/Acct. No. 200132960002

The   payment  should   note   NAL/Acct.  No.   200132960002 
referenced  above.   Requests  for  full  payment  under  an 
installment  plan  should be  sent  to:  Chief, Revenue  and 
Receivables  Operations   Group,  445  12th   Street,  S.W., 
Washington, D.C. 20554.8

     5.   IT IS  FURTHER ORDERED that  a copy of  this Order 
shall be sent by Certified  Mail Return Receipt Requested to 
Joshie Yasin Nakamura, Sr. a/k/a Marvin Eugene Barnes at 800 
Weeks Street, East Palo Alto, California 94301.



                         FEDERAL COMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION
     
                    

                         David H. Solomon
                         Chief, Enforcement Bureau
_________________________

1 47 U.S.C.  301.

2 Joshie Yasin Nakamura, Sr., NAL/Acct. No. 200132960002 
(San Francisco Field Office, Enf. Bur., rel. Apr. 19, 2001).

3 47 U.S.C.  503(b).

4 47 C.F.R.  0.111, 0.311, 1.80(f)(4).
 
5 47 U.S.C.  301.

6 47 C.F.R.  1.80.

7 47 U.S.C.  504(a).

8 See 47 C.F.R.  1.1914.