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360 killed and over 705 wounded in incidents that often times lasted minutes.
Mass shootings by people with serious mental illness represent less than 1% of all yearly gun-related homicides.
Blaming mental health is a convenient diversion for NRA and other corporate lobbyists.
Thanks to Sue for rebutting a fact-free letter to the editor!
This latest massacre is more evidence of the massive failure to protect our children and our communities.
Board Member Diana Garlington spoke for RICAGV at the press conference on Monday.
Buffalo makes third mass shooting over the weekend.
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CT is up 4%, MA is down 41%
Friday, June 3, 2022
Rhode Island is not immuned to this problem.
Motor vehicle deaths among young people have dropped over 40% in the last two decades, while gun deaths among the same age group are 5 times higher
Jen is the head of Moms Demand Action in Rhode Island, an RICAGV partner organization.
Ellen writes in support for bills to ban miltiary-style weapons that have been stifled in the RI House and Senate Judiciary Committees for years.
Nan was Secretary on the RICAGV Executive Board.
A local father is charged with various prohibited possession offenses and his son is arrested on straw buyer offenses.
CGVPRI partners and supporters were amazing throughout the House and Senate Judiciary hearings in 2022!
Gov Jay Inslee signed gun safety bills into law including magazines limited to ten rounds March 23 2022
New evidence causes accused to remain in jail until trial.
Prosecutors say 169 of those guns were purchased between July and November of 2021.
Accused faces four misdemeanor charges related to improper storage.
The shooter fired “hundreds of rounds,” according to Public Safety Commissioner Steven Paré.
The public has been denied access to the hearing regarding the potential felony charge for illegal magazines.
Suspect was indicited in January 2022 for the incident last August.
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