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Accidental Shooting Death In Killingly

State Police say a 16-year-old male was shot and killed at a home in Killingly last night.


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Gun Rights Advocates Hope For Convention Impact

Second Amendment rights advocates in Connecticut are hoping to have an influence at this weekend’s state Republican convention.


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Gun Control Group to Create Super PAC

Connecticut politicians who may be challenged in this year’s election for supporting stricter weapons laws in the wake of the Newtown school massacre received a pledge of support Thursday from gun control advocates.


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Panel Declines To Take Up New Gun Bills

The co-chairmen of a key Connecticut legislative committee say there are no plans to take up numerous gun-related bills filed this session.


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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.


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Foley Courts Pro-Gun Group

Expected GOP candidate for governor Tom Foley has taken on stance on gun laws.


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Lawmakers Revise Gun Control Legislation

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Lawmakers are proposing a package of revisions to the gun control legislation that passed the General Assembly in April in response to the Sandy Hook Elementary School massacre. The Senate voted […]


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Task Force To Examine Mental Health Issues

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ A legislative subcommittee is taking testimony on mental health services in Connecticut following the deadly school shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown. The panel has scheduled a public hearing […]