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File photo of a supporter at a rally for safer gun control laws following the school shooting in Newtown, Conn. (credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Newtown, Aurora Relatives Campaign In Colo. Recall

Relatives of three people killed in the mass shootings in Aurora and Newtown campaigned Wednesday for one of two Colorado state senators facing recall elections for their votes on gun control, while sheriffs who oppose the new gun laws rallied those hoping to kick both Democrats out of office.

09/04/2013

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Democrats Pushing Starbucks To Ban Guns From Coffee Shops Nationwide

Connecticut Democrats are pushing Starbucks to ban firearms from its coffee shops.

09/04/2013

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Malloy Honored For Gun Control Efforts

Connecticut Gov. Dannel P. Malloy is being honored for his efforts to pass gun control measures in the wake of the Sandy Hook Elementary School massacre.

08/13/2013

File photo of a person holding a gun. (credit: George Frey/Getty Images)

Maine Residents Waiting Nearly 5 Months To Receive Concealed Weapons Permits

In an attempt to clear out a backlog that has Maine residents waiting nearly five months to receive concealed weapons permits, lawmakers say they’ll meet this fall to discuss ways to reduce it, including possibly extending the length of time the permit is valid.

08/12/2013

File photo of former U.S. Rep. Gabby Giffords. (Photo by Joshua Lott/Getty Images)

On Tour, Giffords’ Actions Speak On Gun Control

Thirty months after she was shot through the head, former Arizona Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords sits in a New Hampshire restaurant facing parents of children killed in the nation’s latest school shooting.

07/06/2013

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Gun Law Revisions Headed to the Governor

By STEPHEN KALIN   Associated Press   HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Connecticut lawmakers who passed strict new gun control measures in response to the Sandy Hook Elementary School massacre approved a package of revisions Monday to […]

06/03/2013

File photo of State Police spokesman J. Paul Vance. (credit: Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

Newtown Police Report May Not Be Done Until September

A state police spokesman says “it could be as long as September” before a report on the investigation into the Newtown school shooting is finished.

05/29/2013

File photo of a memorial for the victims of the school shooting in Newtown, Conn. (credit: BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP/Getty Images)

NH Memorial Service Planned For Lanza’s Mom

A memorial service is planned in New Hampshire for the woman whose son shot her dead at their Connecticut home in December and then drove to an elementary school and killed 20 children and six educators.

05/28/2013

Connecticut Gov. Dannel Malloy. (Christopher Capozziello/Getty Images)

Lawsuit Filed Against State Over Gun Law

A group of gun rights organizations, pistol permit holders and gun sellers are suing Gov. Dannel P. Malloy and other state officials, arguing that Connecticut’s new gun control law violates their constitutional rights.

05/22/2013

File photo of a makeshift memorial in memory of those people lost in the school shooting in Newtown, Conn. (credit: BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP/Getty Images)

Official: No Drugs, Alcohol Found In Newtown Gunman

An official says toxicology tests on the Newtown school shooter’s body did not turn up any alcohol, illegal drugs or prescription medication.

05/21/2013

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