President Obama's proposals to reduce gun violence include the following strands:
- Strengthening background checks on gun owners
- Developing emergency procedures in schools
- Advancing the knowledge of mental health issues that could lead to gun violence
There were 26 victims in Newtown - as the US tries to get to grips with gun legislation since, 900 Americans died in gun-related violence.
For the first time since the Sandy Hook massacre Ian and Nicole Hockley have spoken of their gorgeous little boy.