group also gathered signatures to pass a ban on assault weapons and magazines
with more than ten bullets. Church leaders prayed for stricter laws in
Director of Rockford Urban Ministries Stanley Campbell says "you have to be brave and stand up and say we do not want to live in fear. We do not want to so many guns flooding our community we have to put controls on it."
Greater Emmanuel Pentecostal Assembly Pastor Annie Davis explains "I don't think they understand you hurt more than one person you devastate a whole family."
Moveon.org put the gathering together and will hold more rallies to end gun violence this spring.