school shooting

Sandy Hook School
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October 16, 2019 - 1:12 pm
(KFTK) — A father who lost his son in the 2012 Sandy Hook school shooting was awarded $450,000 in a defamation lawsuit against a conspiracy theorist who claimed the deadly shooting never took place, according to CBS . A Wisconsin jury determined that James Fetzer, co-author of a book titled "Nobody...
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KNX 1070
September 18, 2019 - 5:10 pm
KNX In-Depth hosts Charles Feldman and Mike Simpson spoke exclusively with Mark Barden, the co-founder of Sandy Hook Promise, about a new back-to-school PSA that he directed. Barden's 7-year-old son Daniel was shot and killed in the Sandy Hook mass shooting. Sandy Hook Promise released the PSA...
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August 08, 2019 - 10:11 am
ST. CLAIR, Mo. (KFTK) — When classes begin in the St. Clair R-13 school district next week, some teachers and staff members will be carrying weapons. It's one of the latest districts to arm employees in an effort to prevent a school shooting. St. Clair school officials approved the new policy in...
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Parkland, Florida former police officer
Broward County Public Schools via AP, File
June 04, 2019 - 5:35 pm
By CURT ANDERSON and TERRY SPENCER/Associated Press MIAMI (AP) — The former Florida deputy who stood outside instead of confronting the gunman during last year's Parkland school massacre was arrested Tuesday on 11 criminal charges related to his inaction. Broward State Attorney Mike Satz said in a...
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Rep. Susan Valdes, D-Tampa
AP Photo/Steve Cannon
May 02, 2019 - 8:55 pm
By CURT ANDERSON/Associated Press TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — More Florida classroom teachers could carry guns in school under a bill passed Wednesday by state lawmakers, the latest response to last year's mass shooting at a Parkland high school. The Republican-led House voted 65-47 on Wednesday to...
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Sen. Manny Diaz, Jr., R-Hialeah
AP Photo/Phil Sears
April 24, 2019 - 5:02 pm
By BRENDAN FARRINGTON/Associated Press TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Florida is on the verge of expanding a law that allows some teachers to carry guns in the classroom after the Senate passed a wide-ranging school safety bill Tuesday. The bill seeks changes to a law enacted last year after a gunman...
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Gov. Greg Abbott, his wife, Cecilia, Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick, along with Sen. Larry Taylor and Rep. Greg Bonnen prepare to place flowers Sunday, May 20, 2018, at Santa Fe High School.
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May 22, 2018 - 4:15 pm
Texas Gov. Greg Abbott convened the first in a series of discussions on school safety Tuesday.
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This undated photo from Facebook shows Dimitrios Pagourtzis
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May 18, 2018 - 5:08 pm
The Texas student charged in the school shooting at Santa Fe High School described planning the attack in private journals, including a plan to kill himself.
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