Murder-suicides, by their very nature, leave a mountain of unanswered questions. When the killer pulls the trigger first on his victim and then himself, he takes with him to the grave the reasons that compelled the angry, desperate act.
The trial of Douglas Kennedy, who is accused of assaulting two New York nurses in January, begins Monday morning.
He faces misdemeanor changes of harassment and child endangerment, attorneys on both sides have said.
Measuring the nation's gay population has always been tricky. Those who identify as lesbian, gay, bisexual or transgender are still subject to social stigma, and many are not comfortable answering questions about their identity.