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State lawmakers return from summer recess to protesters

Posted: 8:55 AM, Sep 08, 2016
Updated: 2016-09-08 12:55:54Z

State lawmakers were greeted by protesters at the capitol Wednesday as they returned from summer recess.

The Michigan Coalition to Prevent Gun Violence staged what they call a "Die-in" outside the capitol.

Protesters laid on the ground covered in red paint, symbolizing the 91 Americans killed by gun violence everyday.

Protesters are asking lawmakers to give them a hearing on gun violence prevention legislation.