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“Shoot First, Ask Questions Later.” “License to Kill.” “Kill at Will.

Jul 31 2020

#STANDWITHOHIO Because this is #OurGround. The Ohio Coalition Against Gun Violence is an affiliate of States United to Prevent Gun Violence and we are proud…

Summer 2020 Newsletter

Jul 10 2020

Read about our latest efforts in the OCAGV annual newsletter.

U.S. Supreme Court passes on new cases supported by gun rights groups

Jun 16 2020

Here’s some good news from the U.S. Supreme Court as it declined to accept several cases supported by gun rights groups.

Dozens testify at Ohio Statehouse in opposition of proposed changes to Stand Your Ground law

Jun 10 2020

From a college student to county public defenders, more than 70 Ohioans testified yesterday in front of the Ohio House Criminal Justice Committee in opposition…

Ending Gun Violence Through Legislative Change

Jun 09 2020

Here’s a Q&A with a fellow of the John Hopkins Bloomberg American Health Initiative, Jen Pauliukonis, and her perspective on Ending Gun Violence Through Legislative…

June Update

Jun 07 2020

The impact of COVID-19-related gun violence is expected to be felt long after the pandemic ends, causing lasting mental and physical anguish. Experts believe there will…

“Non Violence is a way of life for courageous people” MLK

May 29 2020

 Dear friends, This week has been another heart breaker.  New numbers of Covid patients and deaths and a new part of the virus that is…

The ongoing relationship between suicide by gun and COVID-19

May 25 2020

Source: Educational Fund to Stop Gun Violence Firearm Suicide and COVID-19 Mitigating Risk During a Pandemic The following memo outlines what the current research says about…

Study shows that health professionals can help reduce suicide by gun through screening and prevention

May 21 2020

Researchers at The Ohio State University release a report on how physicians can help reduce suicide by firearm, “The Firearm Suicide Crisis: Physicians Can Make…

Letter to Governor DeWine

Apr 18 2020

Due to the rise in gun violence and the increase in gun purchases during this pandemic we asked Ohio leaders to address the public health…

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