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New gun curbs set in Connecticut

Bipartisan deal aims to spark action in D.C., governor says

Posted: April 5, 2013 at 5:10 a.m.

Connecticut Gov. Dannel Malloy (center) completes signing legislation Thursday in Hartford that includes new restrictions on weapons and large-capacity ammunition magazines.

Democratic Gov. Dannel Malloy signed into law sweeping new restrictions on weapons and large-capacity ammunition magazines Thursday in response to the Sandy Hook Elementary School massacre, a bipartisan deal that gun-control proponents hope will spark action in Washington and state legislatures across the country.

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