News and Events
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.
RI is 8th highest state for percentage increase in NICS Checks in 2021 v 2019 comparison.
Because the hearing is closed, court personnel are not allowed to provide any information, including the new date.
In an opinion piece days after the Sandy Hook gun massacre, Hovan decried “weapons that hold 30, 50 or 100 rounds.”
Welcome to Kristina Contreras Fox and Jessica Null to the Board of Directors.
Figure includes 5 million children, according to the Dec. 2021 study in the Annals of Internal Medicine.
Threat written on wall in girls bathroom.
“We are seizing guns at high volume, record clips.”
Made possible by permissive open-carry and stand your ground laws
Students endure 4 hour lockdown, no gun found.
CEO Hovan’s concealed carry permit was suspended and police removed an additional 50 guns and over 19k rounds of ammunition from the home.
Gem Barros, Cedric Huntley and Claire Phipps join the team!
Providence Police are investigating.
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