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Mark Barden, father of a 7-year-old boy killed at the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting in Newtown, Conn., holds a photo of his three children during his speech at the state's Democratic Convention, in Melville, N.Y., in 2014. Barden is one of 10 plaintiffs suing Remington Arms Co., the manufacturer of the assault rifle used in the mass murder. Richard Drew/AP hide caption

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Judge Weighs Newtown Families' Lawsuit Against AR-15 Maker

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A woman walks with a sign to protest gun violence and call for sensible gun laws outside the White House on Monday. Molly Riley/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Assault Rifle Bans Find Life On State Level

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A Sig Sauer MCX rifle can be seen on display at the top left of this photo as NRA gun enthusiasts view the Sig Sauer display at the National Rifle Association's annual meetings & exhibits show in Louisville, Ky., in May. John Sommers II/Reuters hide caption

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A handout photo from the Connecticut State Police shows the Bushmaster rifle used in the December 2012 shootings at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Conn. Getty Images hide caption

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