MA Gun Reform Updates

See you at the movies, Parkland Rising!

Get your movie tickets online at www.coolidge.org On Our Calendar Dec 10 (Tues) MA Coalition to Prevent Gun Violence at the State House Dec 11 (Wed) Screening Parkland Rising documentary in Brookline. Dec 11 (Wed) Boston annual vigil to end gun violence. Dec 14 (Sat) Goods for Guns buyback in Worcester. Dec 14 (Sat) Grandmothers Against Gun

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Ghost gun was used in Santa Clarita shooting

The ATF investigates the firearm used in the Santa Clarita shooting and finds it was a ghost gun (untraceable). Meanwhile, a judge ruled that the White House administration broke a federal law when it reached a settlement allowing a small gun-technology company to post online the digital blueprints for making weapons with a 3D printer. 3D printed guns

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There’s still time to call your legislator…

It’s not too late to call your MA Representative and Senator to tell them you support Crime Gun Data Reporting & Analysis. Find your MA state legislator here. Local & State News Springfield youth express their concerns over gun violence. Gabby Giffords is honored at UTEC’s 20 anniversary gala. After a decade, a gun law in Philadelphia is now

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Upcoming November Events

On Our Calendar Nov 18 (Mon) Gun Violence Panel in Needham. Nov 14 (Thu) Maine Gun Safety Coalition Fitzgerald Award in Portland. Nov 16 (Sat) 91% Screening hosted by Grandmothers Against Gun Violence in Cape Cod. Nov 18 (Mon) MA Coalition to Prevent Gun Violence quarterly meeting. Nov 22 (Fri) LDB Peace Institute Victims Awareness

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October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month

On Our Calendar Nov 6 (Wed) A public health approach to gun violence. Nov 18 (Mon) Gun Violence Panel in Needham. Nov 14 (Thu) Maine Gun Safety Coalition Fitzgerald Award in Portland. Nov 16 (Sat) 91% Screening hosted by Grandmothers on Cape Cod. Nov 18 (Mon) MA Coalition to Prevent Gun Violence quarterly meeting. Nov

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#SHV25 TONIGHT!

If you didn’t reserve a ticket, you can still buy at the door! Doors open at 6pm at House of Blues, 15 Lansdowne St, Boston. On Our Calendar   Oct 24 (Thu) Stop Handgun Violence 25th Anniversary. Oct 28 (Mon) Dr. David Hemenway speaks in Lexington. Oct 30 (Wed) Massachusetts gun violence and laws. Nov 6

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A Triple for #SHV25

Read up on more Board Members! Kyle Kennedy Kerr, a board member since 2015. Oedipus, a founding board member. Jerry Belair, a founding board member. ​Don’t forget your tickets to celebrate with our fabulous board members, plus  Rosanne Cash, Attorney General Healey, Senator Markey, Mayor Walsh, Speaker DeLeo, Survivors, Student Activists and many others at #SHV25! Be recognized

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Double Your Impact #SHV25 Challenge

Double Your Impact #SHV25 Challenge John is matching all donations to Stop Handgun Violence in honor of #SHV25 anniversary! Donate here for his Double Your Impact challenge.       News Highlights: Gun violence fears sparks workplace safety reviews. Listen to David Hemenway on podcast: Who Can Solve America’s Gun Problem? Stand your ground laws does more

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Meet Barbara & Ben

Join John’s #SHV25 Double Your Impact Fundraising Challenge! News Highlights: The White House administration won’t support universal background checks. 145 CEO’s call on the Senate to vote on gun reform bills. Mass shooters exploit known gaps in the U.S. background check system. Bank of America stops financing manufacturers of military style guns. MSNBC to moderate the Gun

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Weekly Update: Meet Lisa and David

Meet Lisa, a new board member this year. Read about her here       News Highlights: States with lower gun ownership and stronger gun laws have the lowest suicide rates. Research shows restrictions on assault weapons and high capacity magazines help prevent mass shooting fatalities. Understanding the sunset of the 1994 Assault Weapons ban. Record contributions are received in Florida

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