Lawyers for Jonnathan Pena-Castillo, who allegedly killed Edith Rojas, said he's depressed.
The forum, organized by Assemblywoman Gabriela Rosa, will focus on violence prevention and education.
The call of programs comes after Edith Rojas, 19, was killed by her ex-boyfriend.
Jonathan Pena-Castillo, 21, was arrested by cops on Jan. 2 and charged with the murder of Edith Rojas.
Relatives and politicians paid their respects to Edith Rojas, who was stabbed to death on New Year's Eve.
Jonathan Pena-Castillo, 21, stabbed Edith Rojas after harassing her, police and relatives said.
A man accused of fatally stabbing his ex-girlfriend on New Year's Eve remains in the hospital.
The attacker turned the knife on himself after the fatal stabbing at 75 Thayer St., police said.
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