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A woman shops for a gun.  (file/credit: Getty Images)

Judge Upholds Connecticut Gun Control Law

A federal judge has upheld Connecticut’s gun control law enacted last year following the shooting massacre at Sandy Hook Elementary School.

01/30/2014

A man holds up a sign with with a depiction of an assault weapon during a rally at the Connecticut State Capital to promote gun control legislation in the wake of the Dec. 14, 2012, school shooting in Newtown on February 14, 2013 in Hartford, Conn.

Conn. Gun Owners Rush To Register Weapons Before Law Kicks In

Connecticut gun owners are rushing to register certain firearms and ammunition that will be considered illegal contraband in the new year.

12/29/2013

A woman shops for a gun.  (file/credit: Getty Images)

A Year After Sandy Hook, Support Still Strong For Gun Background Checks

Nearly a year after the Sandy Hook Elementary School massacre, Americans still overwhelmingly support background checks for gun purchases, a CBS News poll shows.

12/12/2013

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Malloy Asks For Houses Of Worship To Toll Bells For Sandy Hook Victims

Connecticut Gov. Dannel Malloy is calling for houses of worship to mark the first anniversary of the Newtown school shooting by ringing their bells 26 times — once for each of the victims killed inside Sandy Hook Elementary School.

12/08/2013

State Police inspect the area during the aftermath of the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting in Newtown, Conn., on Dec. 14, 2012. (credit: Getty Images)

Police Group Approves Of Response During Sandy Hook Massacre

The Connecticut Police Chiefs Association says Newtown police responded rapidly and followed current policy at last year’s Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting.

12/05/2013

Officer Tom Bean (credit: CBS 2)

Traumatized Newtown Cop: ‘That Day Killed Me Inside’

Officer Tom Bean, who has been diagnosed with post-traumatic stress disorder and placed on long-term disability, fears he could be fired.

11/12/2013

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Newtown Police Officer Traumatized By Sandy Hook School Shooting Could Be Fired

Officer Thomas Bean, a 12-year department veteran, was off-duty when 20-year-old Adam Lanza walked into the school and gunned down six educators and 20 first-graders on Dec. 14, 2012.

11/08/2013

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Slow Demolition Of Sandy Hook Elementary School Begins

Newtown First Selectman Pat Llodra said small-scale demolition is under way at Sandy Hook and the project will take several weeks.

10/24/2013

Vicki Soto (credit: Facebook)

Runners To Dress As Flamingos In Honor Of Sandy Hook Teacher

The family of Vicki Soto is hoping to get dozens of people to run through the streets of Statford, Conn., Soto’s hometown, dressed as her favorite bird

10/20/2013

Sandy Hook Elementary students leave on a school bus  in Newtown, Connecticut on Jan. 3, 2013. (credit: Timothy A. Clary/AFP/Getty Images)

For Sandy Hook Suvivors, Fear Permeates Young Lives

Hundreds of children at the school that day survived the shooting, but the horrors have been especially difficult to overcome.

09/29/2013

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Sandy Hook Elementary Students Return To School For New Year In New Town

The Sandy Hook Elementary School students are being bussed to the neighboring town of Monroe, where a former middle school was renovated for them shortly after the shootings.

08/27/2013

Sign outside Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Conn. - Dec. 14, 2012 (credit: DON EMMERT/AFP/Getty Images)

Parents Of Newtown Shooting Victims Seek Stronger Gun Control Laws In NJ

A state assembly already passed a 22-bill gun violence package, but the senate version does not include a 10-bullet limit on ammunition magazines. The state’s current law has a 15-bullet limit.

04/30/2013

The new, high-tech school security on Long Island would give police, including officers in their cars, live audio and video feeds inside schools. (Photo: CBS 2)

Long Island Goes Cutting Edge On School Security: Live Feeds To Police Cars

Three school districts are on board and Nassau BOCES, the agency that coordinates services for Long Island school districts, is hoping all will sign on.

04/18/2013

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Fueled By Angry Politicians, Gun Control Debate Takes Off In New Jersey

On the one-month anniversary of the Newtown school massacre, an angry sheriff in New Jersey and a heartbroken father of a Virginia Tech shooting victim were calling for a ban on high-capacity magazines and military style assault weapons.

01/14/2013

Newtown donations from around the world are stored in a warehouse (credit: CBS 2)

Newtown Volunteers Deal With Staggering Amount Of Gifts Donated From Around The World

A warehouse is filled with gifts of love from all around the world. The volunteers said they have received enough teddy bears to give two to everyone in the town.

01/09/2013

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