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Conn. governor signs tough gun-control measure

More than 100 weapons added to state’s banned list

HARTFORD — Governor Dannel P. Malloy signed 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.

Just four months ago, the governor broke the news to shocked parents that their children had been slaughtered in the Newtown school.

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