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Local group takes on gun violence in wake of Newtown massacre

Roses are seen at the entrance to Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Connecticut January 14, 2013, on the one-month anniversary of the shooting that killed 20 children and six staff members. REUTERS/ Michelle McLoughlin (UNITED STATES - Tags: EDUCATION CRIME LAW)

Roses are seen at the entrance to Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Connecticut January 14, 2013, on the one-month anniversary of the shooting that killed 20 children and six staff members. REUTERS/ Michelle McLoughlin (UNITED STATES - Tags:...more

Roses are seen at the entrance to Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Connecticut January 14, 2013, on the one-month anniversary of the shooting that killed 20 children and six staff members. REUTERS/ Michelle McLoughlin (UNITED STATES - Tags: EDUCATION CRIME LAW)
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Mark Barden (L) his wife Jackie Barden and their daughter Natalie, 10, hold a photo of their son Daniel Barden, 6, a victim of the December 14, 2012 shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School, during the launch of The Sandy Hook Promise, a non-profit created in response to the shooting in Newtown, Connecticut January 14, 2013. REUTERS/Michelle McLoughlin

Mark Barden (L) his wife Jackie Barden and their daughter Natalie, 10, hold a photo of their son Daniel Barden, 6, a victim of the December 14, 2012 shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School, during the launch of The Sandy Hook Promise, a non-profit...more

Mark Barden (L) his wife Jackie Barden and their daughter Natalie, 10, hold a photo of their son Daniel Barden, 6, a victim of the December 14, 2012 shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School, during the launch of The Sandy Hook Promise, a non-profit created in response to the shooting in Newtown, Connecticut January 14, 2013. REUTERS/Michelle McLoughlin
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Newtown First Selectwoman E. Patricia Llodra speaks during a community meeting at the Newtown High school on the future of Sandy Hook Elementary School the site of the second-deadliest school shooting in U.S. History in Newtown, Connecticut January 13, 2013. REUTERS/ Michelle McLoughlin

Newtown First Selectwoman E. Patricia Llodra speaks during a community meeting at the Newtown High school on the future of Sandy Hook Elementary School the site of the second-deadliest school shooting in U.S. History in Newtown, Connecticut January...more

Newtown First Selectwoman E. Patricia Llodra speaks during a community meeting at the Newtown High school on the future of Sandy Hook Elementary School the site of the second-deadliest school shooting in U.S. History in Newtown, Connecticut January 13, 2013. REUTERS/ Michelle McLoughlin
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Jimmy Greene, the father of Ana Grace Marques-Greene, 6, a victim of the December 14, 2012 shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School, holds up a picture of Ana Grace on stage during the launch of The Sandy Hook Promise, a non-profit created in response to the shooting in Newtown, Connecticut January 14, 2013. REUTERS/Michelle McLoughlin

Jimmy Greene, the father of Ana Grace Marques-Greene, 6, a victim of the December 14, 2012 shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School, holds up a picture of Ana Grace on stage during the launch of The Sandy Hook Promise, a non-profit created in...more

Jimmy Greene, the father of Ana Grace Marques-Greene, 6, a victim of the December 14, 2012 shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School, holds up a picture of Ana Grace on stage during the launch of The Sandy Hook Promise, a non-profit created in response to the shooting in Newtown, Connecticut January 14, 2013. REUTERS/Michelle McLoughlin
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People arrive for a community meeting at the Newtown High school on the future of Sandy Hook Elementary School the site of the second-deadliest school shooting in U.S. history in Newtown, Connecticut January 13, 2013. REUTERS/ Michelle McLoughlin

People arrive for a community meeting at the Newtown High school on the future of Sandy Hook Elementary School the site of the second-deadliest school shooting in U.S. history in Newtown, Connecticut January 13, 2013. REUTERS/ Michelle McLoughlin

People arrive for a community meeting at the Newtown High school on the future of Sandy Hook Elementary School the site of the second-deadliest school shooting in U.S. history in Newtown, Connecticut January 13, 2013. REUTERS/ Michelle McLoughlin
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Mothers of Sandy Hook Elementary School students speak during a community meeting at the Newtown High school on the future of Sandy Hook Elementary School the site of the second-deadliest school shooting in U.S. History in Newtown, Connecticut January 13, 2013. REUTERS/ Michelle McLoughlin

Mothers of Sandy Hook Elementary School students speak during a community meeting at the Newtown High school on the future of Sandy Hook Elementary School the site of the second-deadliest school shooting in U.S. History in Newtown, Connecticut...more

Mothers of Sandy Hook Elementary School students speak during a community meeting at the Newtown High school on the future of Sandy Hook Elementary School the site of the second-deadliest school shooting in U.S. History in Newtown, Connecticut January 13, 2013. REUTERS/ Michelle McLoughlin
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