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Jennifer Hunt reads a receipt for taxes paid by three benefactors who, when they heard of Hunt's troubles, joined together to pay the back property taxes on her home to bring her current Monday, May 19, 2014. Hunt's husband, Jason, was killed in the attack on Fort Hood Nov. 5, 2009 and she had been misinformed that she was exempt from property tax as a result. Several states have current laws providing tax exemption for a military surviving spouse and Cleveland County Treasurer Jim Reynolds has proposed a bill which would provide similar exemption in Oklahoma. Jay Chilton / The Transcript