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Walker Lauds Final Legislative Approval Of Bill Protecting Children, Vulnerable Inmates

May 4, 2018

Rep. Toni Walker applauded the unanimous vote by the House of Representatives Thursday, giving final passage to bipartisan legislation that aims to bring fairness and dignity to incarcerated women, especially those who are pregnant, and transgender inmates.

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Bills that would ban bump stocks and untraceable firearms pass out of committee

April 4, 2018

Members of the legislature's Judiciary Committee pushed forward legislation that would ban bump stocks and untraceable firearms called "ghost guns" on April 3. House Bills 5542 and 5540 now head to the state House of Representatives for further consideration.

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Lawmakers advocate for the fair treatment of incarcerated women

March 29, 2018

Lawmakers advocated for the passage of SB 13 which would prevent the state from shackling incarcerated women during pregnancy or labor and would require incarcerated women to be provided with sufficient menstrual supplies.

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Lawmakers advocate for the fair treatment of incarcerated women

March 29, 2018

Lawmakers advocated for the passage of Senate Bill 13 which would prevent the state from shackling incarcerated women during pregnancy or labor and would require incarcerated women to be provided with sufficient menstrual supplies.

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