In the six months since the Sandy Hook Elementary School shootings, lawmakers in four key states have approved significant restrictions on access to firearms. But elsewhere in the USA, the picture is far from clear.
Gov. Dannel Malloy is scheduled to sign the nation's most far-reaching gun control bill in Hartford today, concluding several emotional weeks of debate and compromise since the state was rocked and the world stunned by brutal mass murder at an elementary school here.
Hundreds of rounds of ammunition, guns, knives and three samurai swords were among the items seized from the home of Newtown, Conn., school killer Adam Lanza in the days after the tragedy, search warrants released Thursday revealed.