school shootings

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Md. Teacher Who Penned Shooting Books on Leave

A Maryland middle school teacher who wrote two futuristic books about a school shooting has been placed on leave and taken in for a mental health evaluation.

09/03/2014

Photos of Sandy Hook Elementary School massacre victims sits at a small memorial near the school on January 14, 2013 in Newtown, Connecticut. The town marked a month anniversay since the massacre of 26 children and adults at the school, the second-worst such shooting in U.S. history.  (Credit: John Moore/Getty Images)

Despite Safety Emphasis, School Shootings Continue

There’s been no real reduction in the number of U.S. school shootings despite increased security put in place after the rampage at Connecticut’s Sandy Hook Elementary School in December 2012.

02/02/2014

File photo of the U.S. Supreme Court building. (credit: Getty Images)

US Rep. Cramer Criticized For Linking Legalized Abortion To School Shootings

U.S. Rep. Kevin Cramer is defending comments he made this month linking legalized abortion with school shootings.

05/21/2013

File photo of a police officer with a gun in his holster, watching over a public area during the holidays. (Photo by William Thomas Cain/Getty Images)

Poll: Va. Supports Armed Officers in Public Schools

Virginians overwhelmingly support requiring background checks on buyers at gun shows and posting armed police officers in public school buildings after last month’s Connecticut school shooting, according to a statewide poll released Thursday.

01/10/2013

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