At Loughner Sentencing, Gabrielle Giffords' Husband Slams 'Feckless' Approach To Gun Control

From ThinkProgress Sat Nov 10 2012, 09:00:04

Jared Loughner, who pleaded guilty last year to the attempted assassination of then-Rep. Gabrielle Giffords (D-Az.), was sentenced on Thursday to seven life terms, plus 140 years, without parole. The hearing was an opportunity for Giffords' husband, former astronaut Mark Kelly, to tell Loughner, "Gabby and I are done thinking about you." But they are [...]

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