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Democratic representative Justin Jones of Nashville walks with a casket in hand, representing the lives lost in a mass shooting, during a rally for gun reform in Nashville, Tennessee. The rally was a part of Moral Monday, April 17th event calling for gun reform in the wake of the mass shooting that happened in Nashville on March 27. Democrats Justin Jones and Justin Pearson, both of whom are Black, were expelled by Republican lawmakers on April 6, 2023, after they disrupted the assembly session, demanding restrictions on firearms in the wake of a deadly mass shooting at an elementary school in the city of Nashville. (Photo by SETH HERALD / AFP) (Photo by SETH HERALD/AFP via Getty Images)