A family spends time by a memorial set up for the victims of the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting in Newtown, Connecticut in December 2012.
A family spends time by a memorial set up for the victims of the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting in Newtown, Connecticut in December 2012. Los Angeles Times/MCT
A family spends time by a memorial set up for the victims of the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting in Newtown, Connecticut in December 2012. Los Angeles Times/MCT

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