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Newtown’s legacy

Posted: December 17, 2013 at 3:22 a.m.

Congress disgraced itself by refusing to toughen gun laws after the slaughter of children a year ago at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Conn.—yawning in the face of a national tragedy. Meanwhile, the battle for reform in state capitals continued and intensified.

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Editorial, Pages 14 on 12/17/2013

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