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PBS Runs “After Newtown” Specials Through the Week



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    Jimmy Greene, left, kisses his wife Nelba Marquez-Greene as he holds a portrait of their daughter, Sandy Hook School shooting victim Ana Marquez-Greene at a news conference at Edmond Town Hall in Newtown, Conn., Monday, Jan. 14, 2013. One month after the mass school shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School, the parents joined a grassroots initiative called Sandy Hook Promise to support solutions for a safer community. (AP Photo/Jessica Hill)

    In the wake of the tragedy at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, PBS is taking a closer look at the shooting and its aftermath.

    Starting tonight, the network will air a week-long series of specials entitled "After Newtown" looking at gun laws, mental illness and school security.

    You can learn more about the series on the PBS Web site