10/18/2012 03:16 pm ET

9 Moving Photos Of A 'March Of Brides'

The yearly "March of Brides," which this year took place Oct. 17, mourns the death of a Dominican-American woman named Gladys Ricart, who was shot in 1999 by an ex on her wedding day to another man. It's also meant as a protest against domestic violence in general.

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