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  • What Need For Secrecy In Newtown Investigation?

    What Need For Secrecy In Newtown Investigation?
    Timely information about the Newtown tragedy would answer a horrified public's questions about murders of 27 people Dec. 14. It could also better guide the legislature as it makes policy choices in reaction to the crime. Yet so far, lawmakers, the...
  • Police Say Banning Assault Weapons Won't Be Easy

    State and local police told the governor's Sandy Hook Advisory Commission Friday that it will be tough to create an effective law banning assault weapons because they are so hard to define. Following the Sandy Hook Elementary shooting, where Adam...
  • Help Needed For Troubled Kids, Not Tests For All

    Among the stories of vigils and bravery from Sandy Hook, one painful reflection was "I Am Adam Lanza's Mother." Written by Liza Long, it details a mother's unsuccessful attempt to obtain mental health services for her verbally abusive and mentally...
  • Violent Video Game Bans Misguided

    Violent video games featuring multiple killings and assorted other mayhem aren't advisable for children. But should they be banned or otherwise restricted by the state? That's the subject of bills recently introduced in the General Assembly. The...
  • Governor's Commission Calls For Ban On High-Capacity Guns

     Governor's Commission Calls For Ban On High-Capacity Guns
    The governor's Sandy Hook Advisory Commission on Monday called for some of the strongest gun control measures in the nation, including a ban on the sale or possession of any gun that can fire more than 10 bullets without reloading. The ban would be...
  • State Offered Development Deal To Makers Of Gun Used In Newtown Massacre

    State Offered Development Deal To Makers Of   Gun Used In Newtown Massacre
    Eight days before Adam Lanza used a Bushmaster AR-15 semiautomatic rifle to kill 26 children and women on Dec. 14 at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, state officials offered the manufacturer of the gun a development deal to move its corporate...
  • Why we should ban assault weapons

    Why we should ban assault weapons
    In 2002, John Allen Muhammad and Lee Boyd Malvo terrorized the Washington region for three weeks by firing bullets at innocent people in parking lots and at gas stations, ultimately killing 10 people and wounding three others. They used a Bushmaster XM-15...
  • Amid Criticism Of Leaks, Malloy Wants More Newtown Probe Details Released

    Amid Criticism Of Leaks, Malloy Wants More Newtown Probe Details Released
    At least three times in the past five weeks, the state police have attended law enforcement conferences where they discussed details of the Dec. 14 Newtown school shooting investigation, state records show. State police have gone to conferences in Las...
  • Sandy Hook Shooter's Father Talks With Parents Of Slain Child

    Sandy Hook Shooter's Father Talks With Parents Of Slain Child
    The father of Newtown shooter Adam Lanza met with the parents of one of the children killed Dec. 14 at Sandy Hook Elementary School, his spokesman said Thursday. CBS News first reported that Peter Lanza met with Robbie and Alissa Parker, whose 6-year-...
  • Editorial: Why Is Newtown Investigation A Police Secret?

    Editorial: Why Is Newtown Investigation A Police Secret?
    If state police officers can leak details of the Newtown investigation at conventions, surely that information can be shared with the Connecticut public. It has more of a right to know than out-of-state police chiefs do. State police Col. Danny...
  • Newtown shooter's reading list?

    Newtown shooter's reading list?
    The search warrant for the home of Adam Lanza, who went on a murderous pre-Christmas rampage at Sandy Hook Elementary in Newtown, Conn., included some chilling items, including a New York Times articla about a 2008 school shooting. It also mentioned...