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Connecticut Passes High-Capacity Magazine Ban

Connecticut Passes High-Capacity Magazine Ban

Legislators in Connecticut have passed what some are saying are the nation’s toughest new gun laws—banning high-capacity magazines, creating a weapon offender registry, requiring universal background checks for firearm purchases and adding more types of guns under an existing assault weapons ban. Lawmakers in the state, that was home to a tragic mass shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School, also wrote measures into the bill to address school security issues and mental health concerns …

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