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#059 Precious Lives: Robbery Trauma Leads Milwaukee Prosecutor to Leave Job to Heal

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Michael Sears, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
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Nicole Sheldon says therapy and yoga helped her work through the trauma of being robbed outside her Bay View home.

Homicide prosecutors go to work and face grieving families. Often, before the weight of the loss has sunk in. After former homicide prosecutor Nicole Sheldon got robbed at gunpoint, the details of her cases reminded her of her own trauma.

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