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Photos: Pro-gun rally overshadows anti-fracking protest at Capitol on day one of new session

On the first day of Colorado's legislative session, dueling protests competed for the attention of passersby on either side of Lincoln Street. As the crowd at the Capitol for a pro-guns rally grew, an anti-fracking group remained small. Still, both shouted, sometimes at the Capitol and a few times directly at each other. Though the groups remained peaceful, they offered a glimpse at two contentious debates expected this year at the legislature.
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