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The rise of conspiracy theories following Sandy Hook

The Sandy Hook Elementary School is lined with police tape on December 14, 2012, after 28 children and faculty were shot and killed in a mass shooting.
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The Sandy Hook Elementary School is lined with police tape on December 14, 2012. The building has since been torn down and a new school opened in 2016.

In her book Sandy Hook, Elizabeth Williamson investigates the conspiracy theories that arose following the shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School, in Newtown, Connecticut.

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