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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.

04/05/2014

Newtown, Connecticut. (Photo by WTIC's Nicole Jacques.)

Conn. Bill Expands Worker’s Compensation Law

The Newtown Police officer who hasn’t returned to work since the Sandy Hook Elementary School massacre because of post-traumatic stress disorder is asking lawmakers to expand Connecticut’s worker’s compensation law to cover the condition.

03/11/2014

Friends of Chase Kowalski (Yuri Gripas/AFP/Getty Images)

Family Of Sandy Hook Shooting Victim Visits S.C.

Becky Kowalski wiped tears from her eyes as the crowd at Winthrop stood and cheered to honor and remember her 7-year-old son, Chase, who died in the Newtown, Conn., massacre in December 2012.

03/01/2014

Legislature,2014 (Courtesy CT-N)

Victim Privacy Debate Expected To Resume

The emotional debate over victim privacy rights that began after the Newtown school shooting is expected to resume in coming weeks in Connecticut, as state lawmakers consider restrictions on public access to certain crime scene photos, 911 recordings and other information about homicides. The emotional debate over victim privacy rights that began after the Newtown school shooting is expected to resume in coming weeks in Connecticut, as state lawmakers consider restrictions on public access to certain crime scene photos, 911 recordings and other information about homicides.

02/13/2014

Sandy Hook Elementary School, exterior of building (Courtesy Connecticut State Police)

Newtown Gunman’s Father Meets With Conn. Official

The father of the gunman in the Sandy Hook Elementary School mass shooting has agreed to help an investigatory commission obtain his son’s school and medical records, the commission’s chairman said Friday.

01/24/2014

A photo of Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting perpetrator Adam Lanza. (Courtesy Western Connecticut State University)

Newspaper Uncovers 2011 Call Believed To Be From Sandy Hook Gunman

NEW HAVEN, Conn. (AP) _ The man who carried out the Sandy Hook Elementary School massacre apparently called a radio station a year earlier to discuss the 2009 mauling of a Connecticut woman by a […]

01/16/2014

File photo (DON EMMERT/AFP/Getty Images)

Commission Seeks More Information About Newtown Gunman

By SUSAN HAIGH¬†¬† Associated Press   HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Members of a state commission reviewing the Newtown school massacre say they still need more information and documentation about the shooter and his mental health […]

01/05/2014

Washington National Cathedral (Saul Loeb/AFP/Getty Images)

Vigil At National Cathedral Honors Newtown Victims

Members of the Newtown, Conn., community, including the parent of a teacher killed in a school massacre last year, joined a vigil at the National Cathedral to remember those killed by gun violence.

12/12/2013

Sen. Chris Murphy, D-Conn., speaks at a press conference with Congress members from Connecticut and a group of 26 cyclists who rode from Newtown, Conn., in support of common-sense solutions to gun violence on March 12, 2013 in Washington, D.C. (credit: T.J. Kirkpatrick/Getty Images)

Sen. Murphy: Pro-Gun Senators Are ‘Gun Control Darwinists’

Sen. Chris Murphy has characterized Republicans who have resisted new gun laws as “gun control Darwinists.”

12/11/2013

A visual representation of audio, called a waveform. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.

Authorities Release Sandy Hook 911 Caller Audio

Recordings of 911 calls from the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting that were released Wednesday show town dispatchers urged panicked callers to take cover, mobilized help and asked about the welfare of the children as gunshots could be heard at times in the background.

12/04/2013

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