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Gov. Malloy calls for moment of silence

He's asking everyone to pause at 9:30 this Friday.

NEWTOWN - Gov. Dannel Malloy is asking that church bells across the state ring 26 times in honor of the victims in Newtown.

He's also asking state residents to observe a moment of silence for the victims at 9:30 a.m. Friday, exactly one week after the attack.

The governor says he hopes the effort will let the parents know that the world stands with them.

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