Firearms and Gun Control

Connecticut legislature approves NRA-opposed judge nominee

Associated Press HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — The Connecticut House and Senate have voted overwhelmingly to confirm a state judge nominee who was opposed by the National Rifle Association and other groups because she supported a gun control bill approved in the wake of the Newtown school shooting.

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