Childhood home of Jennifer Hudson showcases one of America's most violent neighbourhoods ahead of trial in 2008 triple murder

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The house is like many others nearby.

Blinded by boards over windows after witnessing the worst kind of violence, the white two-story house, its paint chipped and its front steps crumbling, sits vacant behind a rusty iron fence that separates an overgrown yard from the cracked sidewalk.

About the only difference between it and thousands of boarded-up buildings ..