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April 19, 2013 12:33 AM
US gun control advocates are vowing to continue the fight for stricter gun laws. This as Senate lawmakers rejected the first proposed gun legislation since a mentally ill gunman killed 26 people at an elementary school in Newtown, Connecticut. VOA's Chris Simkins spoke to relatives of shooting victims and has this story.

US Gun Control Advocates Disappointed by Lawmakers vote

Published April 18, 2013

US gun control advocates are vowing to continue the fight for stricter gun laws. This as Senate lawmakers rejected the first proposed gun legislation since a mentally ill gunman killed 26 people at an elementary school in Newtown, Connecticut. VOA's Chris Simkins spoke to relatives of shooting victims and has this story.


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