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Mother Of Nigel Shelby, Teen Who Killed Himself After Anti-Gay Bullying, Said She’d Been Taking Him To Therapy For Depression

Less than a week after Huntsville High School freshman Nigel Shelby committed suicide, his mother is speaking out for the first time about the fond memories she shared with her only child.

Camika Shelby sat down for an exclusive interview with NBC News and spoke about Nigel’s aspirations to become a performer, adding that she’s still “shocked” her 15-year-old boy would take his life. 

Read more by Vinciane Ngomsi at Blavity.com

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