Sandy Hook massacre http://wamc.org en Conn. lawmakers pass wide-ranging gun control law http://wamc.org/post/conn-lawmakers-pass-wide-ranging-gun-control-law-0 <p>Connecticut lawmakers have approved legislation in response to last year's deadly school shooting in Newtown.</p><p>Following hours of respectful and at times somber debate, the House and the Senate voted in favor of the 139-page bill crafted by leaders from both major parties in the Democratic-controlled General Assembly.</p><p>The bill now goes to Democratic Gov. Dannel Malloy, who plans to sign it at noon on Thursday.</p> Thu, 04 Apr 2013 09:50:31 +0000 Jaired Crofut 61410 at http://wamc.org Conn. lawmakers pass wide-ranging gun control law