After Newtown, focus of U.S. gun control battle shifts to states

| December 9, 2013

After Newtown, focus of U.S. gun control battle shifts to states

By Ian Simpson WASHINGTON (Reuters) – In the year since the massacre of 26 schoolchildren and adults in Newtown, Connecticut, efforts to pass gun legislation have stalled in the U.S. Congress but shifted to the states, helped by the deep pockets of outgoing New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg. In scores of statehouse battles, both gun-control and gun-rights advocates have notched wins since a …

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