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FILE - In this Jan. 28, 2013, file photo, firearms training unit Detective Barbara J. Mattson, of the Connecticut State Police, holds up a Bushmaster AR-15 rifle, produced by Remington Arms  and the same make and model of gun used by Adam Lanza in the Sandy Hook School shooting, for a demonstration during a hearing of a legislative subcommittee reviewing gun laws, at the Legislative Office Building in Hartford, Conn. Remington Arms has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection, Tuesday, July 28, 2020,  for the second time in a little more than two years, despite a recent surge in gun demand. Remington is currently embroiled in a lawsuit involving the the 2012 Sandy Hook school shooting.  (AP Photo/Jessica Hill, File)

Remington seeks bankruptcy for 2nd time in as many years

Jul. 28, 2020 8:24 AM EDT

Remington Arms, weighed down by lawsuits and retail sales restrictions following the Sandy Hook school massacre, is seeking bankruptcy protection for the second time in as many years. In a Chapter 11 filing in U.S. Bankruptcy court for Northern District of Alabama this week, the nation's oldest gunmaker listed...

FILE- In this Sept. 5, 2018, file photo conspiracy theorist Alex Jones speaks outside of the Dirksen building of Capitol Hill in Washington. On Thursday, June 23, 2020, the Connecticut Supreme Court has upheld a sanction against the Infowars host over an angry outburst on his web show against an attorney for relatives of some of the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting victims. (AP Photo/Jose Luis Magana, File)

Court upholds Alex Jones sanctions in Sandy Hook case

Jul. 23, 2020 4:54 PM EDT

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — The Connecticut Supreme Court on Thursday upheld a sanction against Infowars host Alex Jones over an angry outburst on his web show against an attorney for relatives of some of the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting victims, who are suing him for defamation. The court issued a 7-0...

Fund set up after Sandy Hook shooting to seek more money

Jul. 18, 2020 1:13 PM EDT

NEWTOWN, Conn. (AP) — The nonprofit organization put in charge of $12.5 million in donations made after the 2012 Sandy Hook school shooting is seeking more funding to stave off running out of money before the children who survived the massacre finish high school, according to a report Saturday. The board...