Giffords knows details of January 8 shooting

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Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords now knows the truth about what happened on January 8.

A giffords staffer confirmed Giffords was told by her husband in late july the names of the six who died on that tragic day.

Among those, her close aide Gabe Zimmerman, U.S. District Judge John Roll and 9-year-old Christina Taylor Green.

Giffords learned the news days before her surprise appearance at the capitol.

She has spoken to the Zimmerman family to express her condolences.