Gun control forum Saturday
A panel discussion on preventing gun violence Saturday will include a number of lawmakers, along with gun control advocates and gun rights supporters. The forum will take place at St. Mark's Presbyterian Church, 3809 E. 3rd St., from 2-4 p.m.
Participating will be City Councilman Steve Kozachik, who organized a gun buy-back on the anniversary of the Jan. 8 shootings, and U.S. Rep. Raul Grijalva, along with Jan. 8 survivor Pam Simon, state Sen. David Bradley, state Reps. Bruce Wheeler and Victoria Steele, and attorney David Hardy.
Organizers said representatives from nonprofit groups working to reduce gun violence have also been invited to discuss their work.