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Victim of violence

Yolan Henry, left, who spoke of the death of her daughter Nova and grandchild Ava, shakes hands with Cook County Board President Toni Preckwinkle following a press conference at St. Pius Church in Chicago where a $25 tax on all firearm purchases made within Cook County was heralded.Antonio Perez, Chicago Tribune