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Crowd heckles father who lost daughter to gun violence

John Cantin came to Concord, N.H., Tuesday to advocate for gun control, an issue dear to him after his daughter’s fatal shooting four years ago. But as he stood before the crowd to read his statement, a man came forward, crowded him at the lectern, and harassed him while chants of support erupted.

The exchange was captured in a video that is widely circulating and sparking outrage in some quarters, highlighting the fevered emotions that surround the issue.

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