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Oct
2013
National Congress of Black Women Mobilize for Senate Judiciary Hearing on Stand Your Ground Laws and the Expanded Use of Deadly Force
 
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MEDIA ADVISORY
News media / Nonprofit / Political / Congress

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Senate Judiciary “Stand Your Ground Hearings”

 

 

 

 

Media Contact:

October 29, 2013

 

 

 

 

Ivy K. Pendleton

The Capitol Hill

 

 

 

 

(800) 956-4514 x 222

Dirksen Senate Building SD-226

 

 

 

 

(888) 412-4787 Fax

Washington, DC

 

 

 

 

media@tcapublicrelations.com

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

National Congress of Black Women Mobilize for Senate Judiciary Hearing on Stand Your Ground Laws and the Expanded Use of Deadly Force

 

Please join the Dr. E. Faye Williams, Esq., National Chair, National Congress of Black Women (NCBW), NCBW Members, members of Congress as they mobilize to support the Stand Your Ground Congressional Debate. An attorney, Dr. E. Faye Williams, Esq. provided testimony for the State of Florida for Florida Stand your Ground Laws.

 

Members of the News Media on Deadline or covering the event may register at

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WHO:

 

Senate Judiciary: Subcommittee on Constitution, Civil Rights and Human Rights

Dr. E. Faye Williams, Esq., National Chair, National Congress of Black Women (NCBW)

NCBW Members and Affiliates

Tracy Martin, Father of Slain Teenager Trayvon Martin

Sabrina Martin, Mother of Slain Teenager Trayvon Martin

Rep. Luis Gutierrez (D-Ill.)

Rep. Louie Gohmert (R-Texas)

Rep. Marcia Fudge (D-Ohio)
Lucia McBath, Mother of Slain Teenager Jordan Davis

 

 

 

WHAT:

 

               

Hearings to examine "stand your ground" laws, focusing on civil rights and public safety implications of the expanded use of deadly force.

 

 

 

WHEN:

 

Tuesday, October 29, 2013

 

 

 

WHERE:

 

Capitol Hill
Dirksen Senate Building

SD-226

 

 

 

TIME:

 

10:00 am

 

 

 

DETAILS:

 

The National Congress of Black Women will mobilize members and affiliates, who submitted testimony in Florida for Stand your Ground Laws, and attend the Subcommittee on Constitution, Civil Rights and Human Rights Hearings to examine "stand your ground" laws, focusing on civil rights and public safety implications of the expanded use of deadly force

 

Attendees include members of the US Congress, delegates, NCBW members  and the general public . For more information, contact: www.nationalcongressbw.org

 

For media interviews with Dr. E. Faye Williams, please forward requests to Ivy K Pendleton: media@tcapublicrelations.com, 800-956-4514 x 222 or (202) 340-0783

 

 

 

 

 

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