Connecticut gun legislation

Senator Richard Blumenthal (Win McNamee/Getty Images)

Connecticut Gun Permit Law Prompts Federal Legislation

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Members of Connecticut’s congressional delegation announced Thursday they have introduced new federal legislation to encourage other states to develop handgun permitting programs similar to the system currently operating in Connecticut. The […]


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Malloy Won’t Rule Out Grace Period For Conn. Guns

Gov. Dannel P. Malloy is holding out the possibility of establishing a grace period for gun owners who missed the Jan. 1 deadline for registering certain weapons and ammunition magazines under a new law.