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Couple Apologizes For Sheltering Accused School Shooter

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. — A Florida couple regrets ever taking in a disturbed teenager in the months before he was accused of the 2018 massacre at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School. In a letter that is part of a legal …

After Florida School Shooting, Even Idle Threats Get Tough Response

Fifteen students in one Florida school district are facing felony charges and prison time for making alleged threats since the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School massacre. Meanwhile, an autistic Minnesota high school student whose alleged threat led to a six-hour …

$150M Awarded in 1998 Arkansas School Shooting Lawsuit

A judge overseeing a civil lawsuit in northeast Arkansas on Monday awarded $150 million to the families of five people who were fatally shot outside an Arkansas school in 1998. Andrew Golden and Mitchell Johnson set off a fire alarm …

Insurer Settles Washington High School Shooting Lawsuit for $18M

The families of five Washington state high school students shot in a high school cafeteria in 2014 have settled a lawsuit against the school district’s insurance company for $18 million. Attorney Lincoln Beauregard, who represented the plaintiffs, said the settlement …

Delaware School Gets Bulletproof Whiteboards

The staff at Gunning Bedford Middle School in New Castle, Delaware has been given hand-held whiteboards that double as bulletproof shields in case of a school shooting. The equipment has been placed in the school as part of a pilot …