Sandy Hook Elementary School Library Clerk 'Horrified' By Oregon College ShootingThursday’s mass shooting at a college campus in Oregon was just another stop on a continuum of horror for someone who was at Sandy Hook Elementary School.
First Victory For Newtown Families In Wrongful Death Suit Against Gun MakerJoshua Koskoff, a lawyer for the families, called the judge's ruling "a major setback for the gun industry in their attempt to avoid responsibility for tragedies like Newtown.''
Group From Newtown Urges Hedge Fund To Stop Funding Assault Rifle ManufacturerAfter the Dec. 14 massacre at Newtown, Cerberus Capital Management said it would sell Freedom Group, the company that makes the Bushmaster .223 rifle used in the rampage.
Newtown Marches On As Large Crowds Attend Annual Labor Day ParadeUnlike previous years, Monday's annual Labor Day parade in Newtown, Conn., featured no sounds of sirens or musket fire.
Lawmaker Wants Video Game Makers To End Deals With Gun ManufacturersConnecticut House Speaker Brendan Sharkey said the popular video game, "Call Of Duty," features the Bushmaster AR-15 semi-automatic rifle - the same assault weapon used by Adam Lanza in the Sandy Hook assacre that left 20 first graders and six educators dead.
Woman Accused Of Running Bogus Newtown Charity Pleads GuiltyNouel Alba, 37, of the Bronx, pleaded guilty in Bridgeport, Conn., to wire fraud and making false statements, the U.S. attorney's office said.
Monetary Distributions To Newtown Victims, Families On HoldThe Newtown-Sandy Hook Community Foundation, which is overseeing more than $11 million, postponed public hearings with the victims' families planned for Tuesday and Wednesday.
6 Educators Killed In Newtown Massacre Awarded Medals Of HonorThe Congressional Medal of Honor Society said it chose the slain educators to receive its Citizen Honors Medal, the highest award it gives to a civilian, after receiving dozens of nominations for their actions during the shooting.
Obama Hands Over Radio Address To Sandy Hook Mom Urging Gun ReformsPresident Barack Obama was not heard this week for his weekly radio address; he instead turned it over to the mother of one of the Sandy Hook Elementary School massacre victims, who advocated for a tighter gun restrictions.
Conn. Attorney General Speaks Out Against Lawsuits Over Newtown MassacreA lawyer earlier this year withdrew a claim to sue the state for $100 million on behalf of a 6-year-old survivor of the Dec. 14 school massacre. However, attorney Irving Pinsky said he might refile.
Sen. Murphy Disappointed Assault Weapons Ban Won't Be In Federal Gun BillMurphy said he applauds statewide efforts in Connecticut to pass tougher gun laws, but adds Congressional action is the only way to make gun control truly effective.
Malloy Approves Fund For Sandy Hook First Responders And WorkersThe money for the Sandy Hook Workers Assistance Fund is raised privately through citizens and corporations.