Senate holds hearings on gun control (18 images)

The panel is Congress's first major hearing on gun control in the wake of the Sandy Hook School shootings.
Updated: Jan. 31, 2013 at 10:27 AM
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Senator Al Franken (D-MN) reacts as he listens to testimony from Wayne LaPierre, executive vice president and CEO of the National Rifle Association, during a Senate Judiciary Committee hearing on gun violence on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC on January 30, 2013. UPI/Pete Marovich
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