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A gun rally organized by the Connecticut Citizens Defense League took place Saturday, April 5, 2014, at the State Capitol where more than 3,000 gun rights supporters turned out. (Mark Sims/WTIC Photo)

Gun Rally Brings Thousands of Supporters to State Capitol

An estimated crowd of more than 3,000 gun rights supporters rallied outside the State Capitol Saturday in opposition to gun control measures passed a year ago in response to the Sandy Hook School Tragedy.


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Historic Gun Vote Expected

By SUSAN HAIGH Associated Press HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Connecticut lawmakers are expected to pass a package of gun control and other measures they believe are some of the most comprehensive in the country following […]


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Lobby Day At Capitol For Gun Legislation

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Both sides of the gun control issue are increasing pressure on Connecticut lawmakers who are close to voting on changes to state law stemming from the deadly shooting at Sandy Hook […]


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UConn/Courant Poll: Post-Newtown, CT Favors Gun Control

STORRS, Conn. (January 31, 2013)— A majority of Americans support an array of proposals aimed at reducing gun violence, even while the overall question of gun control remains markedly divisive, according to a new University […]