Council approves resolution to support Genna's Law - Tucson News Now

Council votes to back Genna's Law

TUCSON, AZ (Tucson News Now) -

The Tucson City Council unanimously approved a resolution supporting Genna's Law today.

The council voted 7-0 to back the resolution named for Genna Ayup, who was shot and killed by boyfriend Ronald Corbin last June.

Corbin said the incident was an accident, but admitted to having had a few beers.

The law would require a breathalyzer test in investigation of accidental shootings.

Bud Foster says the council vote clears the way for a legislative hearing on the proposed law.

Stay with Tucson News Now for updates on this story as they become available.

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