Jordan Davis was not only Lucia McBath’s son — she says he was and still is her greatest teacher.
In November 2012, Davis was shot and killed at gun-point by Michael Dunn at a gas station in Jacksonville, Florida. Dunn shot 10 times into the car Davis and his three friends were in, after Dunn objected to the “loud rap music” the young men were playing. Davis was only 17 years-old. While Dunn was sentenced to life without parole and McBath said her son “has received his justice”, unfortunately for many victims of gun violence, they do not get the same outcome.
That is why McBath is working hard to ensure her son’s story and the stories of others who have lost their lives to gun violence are being heard. Read more at The Huffington Post.