After the victory in the Senate last week, community leaders, law enforcemnt, and family members of murder victims joined together in continuing the loud and growing call for repeal.
On April 10, New Haven Mayor John DeStefano, Jr., and Police Chief Dean Esserman joined mother of a murder victim Victoria Coward in calling for repeal at the New Haven City Hall. Read about it here.
On April 11, a large group of leaders and repeal supporters gathered at the State Capitol before the House vote to urge our Representatives to vote YES on the repeal bill. Those in attendance included religious leaders, family members of murder victims, law enforcement, legislators, and amazing advocates that have been working toward repeal in Connecticut for over 20 years! Read about it here.