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Newtown families vow to keep fighting for new gun laws

Voice disgust in wake of Senate rejection of bills

WASHINGTON — Disappointment. Disgust. Grossly unfair.

That’s how some families who lost loved ones in December’s massacre at a Connecticut elementary school feel after the Senate’s defeat this past week of the most far-reaching gun control legislation in two decades, and they pledged to keep fighting for measures to prevent gun violence.

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