This week is National Crime Victims' Rights Week. Nearly 40 percent of homicides committed in 2019 were unsolved. Read and share stories.

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sherri hall-dupart

I was married to my husband for five years. We have a daughter who was 4 at the time and my son by a previous relationship, who was 9. I was 30 and my husband was 71. On Monday July 24, 1995, it was hot and humid day in Chicago, and I overslept in our rush to get out and to get the kids to school and myself to work. My husband called to say he would kill himself and he did — he shot himself.

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