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Signs set up at the state Capitol, during a gun control rally marking the two months since the Sandy Hook Elementary School shootings. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.

Thousands Rally At Capitol For Tougher Gun Laws

Thousands of people have turned out at the Connecticut state capitol to call on lawmakers to toughen gun laws in light of the December elementary school shooting in Newtown that left 26 students and educators dead.