11/17/2014 09:22 am ET Updated Nov 17, 2014

Woman Comes Forward About Oregon State Gang Rape 16 Years Later

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Her name is Brenda Tracy. We met downtown over coffee on a weekday morning a couple months ago. And I was struck that nobody in the passing parade of briefcases, lattes and workday stares appeared to notice the 40-year-old as she adjusted her ponytail, wiped the tears and unloaded a story that she's carried like a bag of bricks for years.

"I'd decided I was going to kill myself," she said.

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