'I'm here to speak up for my son'

Neil Heslin, the father of a 6-year-old boy who was slain in the Sandy Hook massacre in Newtown on Dec. 14, holds a picture of himself with his son Jesse while testifying Wednesday on Capitol Hill in Washington. The Senate Judiciary Committee was considering the Assault Weapons Ban of 2013. "I didn't come for the sympathy," Heslin told the Senate Judiciary Committee on Wednesday. "I'm here to speak up for my son."

Neil Heslin, the father of a 6-year-old boy who was slain in the Sandy Hook massacre in Newtown on Dec. 14, holds a picture of himself with his son Jesse while testifying Wednesday on Capitol Hill in Washington. The Senate Judiciary Committee was considering the Assault Weapons Ban of 2013. "I didn't come for the sympathy," Heslin told the Senate Judiciary Committee on Wednesday. "I'm here to speak up for my son."

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