Newark activists hail verdict in schoolyard killings trial
Newark's activist community is hailing today's conviction of Rodolfo Godinez in the schoolyard killings case.
Activists say they think of today's verdict as a major victory in their struggle against guns in Brick City. According to activists, the verdict gives hope that other families who had loved ones killed can achieve justice.
Many of the activists say they have lost family members to murder and some say they are still waiting for those cases to be solved. The activists say today's verdict provided some justice to families of those victims.