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IN PHOTOS: Remembering École Polytechnique

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Paramedics and crowds are pictured outside the Ecole Polytechnique after gunman Marc Lepine opened fire at the school in Montreal on Dec. 6, 1989. The Canadian Press
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Police enter the Ecole Polytechnique after gunman Marc Lepine opened fire at the school in Montreal on Dec. 6, 1989. Shaney Komulainen/The Canadian Press
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A victim is wheeled away from the University of Montreal after gunman Marc Lepine opened fire at the school in Montreal on Dec. 6, 1989. Shaney Komulainen/The Canadian Press
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A woman is overwhelmed as she is escorted from the University of Montreal in Montreal, Que., on Wednesday, Dec. 6, 1989, after a gunman opened fire in a packed classroom killing 14 women before turning the gun on himself. Tom Hanson/The Canadian Press
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Paramedics and crowds are pictured outside the Ecole Polytechnique after gunman Marc Lepine opened fire at the school in Montreal on Dec. 6, 1989. Shaney Komulainen/The Canadian Press
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Police enter the Ecole Polytechnique after gunman Marc Lepine opened fire at the school in Montreal on Dec. 6, 1989. Shaney Komulainen/The Canadian Press
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Police enter the Ecole Polytechnique after gunman Marc Lepine opened fire at the school in Montreal on Dec. 6, 1989. Shaney Komulainen/The Canadian Press
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Three unidentified women hug each other after laying flowers in front of the Polytechnical School at the University of Montreal. Fourteen women were killed after a gunman, Marc Lepine, went on a shooting spree. Shaney Komulainen/The Canadian Press
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Grieving relatives are escorted from the University of Montreal, Que., on December 7, 1989, after learning that their loved one was among the 14 women victims of a gunman that went on a killing spree on December 6, 1989. Ryan Remiorz/The Canadian Press
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A woman weeps at a vigil in Montreal in this December 1989 file photo, after the December 6th slaying of 14 women at the University of Montreal by a gunman. Allen MacInnis/The Canadian Press
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Montreal Mayor Jean Dore wipes a tear at a news conference in Montreal, Que., on Thursday, Dec. 7, 1989. The mayor's babysitter was one of the victims of the mass slaying at the University of Montreal on December 6, 1989. Shaney Komulainen/The Canadian Press
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Caskets of the women slain at University of Montreal are on display at Notre Dame Basilica as services are held for nine of the fourteen muredered students Monday Dec. 11, 1989. Paul Chiasson/The Canadian Press

A glimpse back to that tragic afternoon on December 6, 1989 when 14 women lost their lives in Montreal at the École Polytechnique.

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