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Federal Judge Upholds Maryland Gun-Control Law

By: Brian Witte

A federal judge on Tuesday upheld a Maryland ban on 45 assault weapons and a limit on gun magazines to 10 rounds, two key parts of a sweeping gun-control law that were challenged shortly before the law went into effect last year. 448 more words


Phone App Alerts Nearby Police Officers to Scene of School Shooting

ST. LOUIS (KMOX) – St. Louis school leaders and law enforcement on Wednesday heard from a police lieutenant who responded to the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting in December 2012 in Newtown, Conn., when 20-year-old Adam Lanza opened fire and killed 20 children and six adult staff members. 192 more words


Malloy Says He Thinks Of School Shooting Every Day

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — More than 18 months after a gunman killed 20 children and six educators at Sandy Hook Elementary School, Gov. Dannel P. Malloy said Sunday he thinks of the massacre five or six times a day. 382 more words


Newtown Calls Suspect Faces Judge

NEW HAVEN, Conn. (CBSMiami/AP) — A man who was arrested in Miami for allegedly making threatening phone calls to Newtown residents following the  Sandy Hook Elementary School shootings in 2012, faced a judge Wednesday. 294 more words


Mental Health in A Failed American System

Recent tragic events like Sandy Hook, Seattle Pacific University, and the DC Navy Yard shooting have propelled issues in the mental health system to the forefront of our minds. 214 more words

General Psychology

Newtown victim's animal shelter dream turning real

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) – Before she was killed in the Newtown school massacre, 6-year-old Catherine Violet Hubbard raised money from returnable bottles and cans to buy bones for dogs at the pound and designed business cards for an imaginary animal shelter, listing herself as “caretaker.” 614 more words