Having failed in Connecticut state court to block all claims brought by families of children killed in the Sandy Hook Elementary School
shootings, gun manufacturer Remington Arms Co.
The gun maker manufactured the AR-15, used by Adam Lanza to kill 26 people, including 20 kids, at Sandy Hook Elementary School
The court revived a wrongful-death suit brought by families of victims murdered in 2012 at Sandy Hook Elementary School
in Newtown, Conn., against the manufacturer of the gun used by Adam Lanza in the shooting, Gershman notes.
Chairman of the House Gun Violence Prevention Task Force Mike Thompson (CA-05) released the following statement on the sixth anniversary of the shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School
2012: Twentyseven people, including 18 children, were killed in a shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School
2012: Twenty-seven people, including 18 children, were killed in a shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School
A bomb threat disrupted school at Sandy Hook Elementary School
six years ago to the day of the mass shooting that killed 26 faculty members and schoolchildren.
-- Some of the Sandy Hook Elementary School
shooter's personal belongings, including personal journals containing stories about hurting children and a spreadsheet ranking mass murders, must be released to the public because they are not exempt from open record laws, the Connecticut Supreme Court ruled Tuesday.
Seventeen students and teachers were killed in the Stoneman Douglas massacre, the deadliest school shooting in the United States since 26 were killed at Sandy Hook Elementary School
Meanwhile, on a hill in Washington DC, 7000 pairs of shoes were neatly laid out, one pair for every child killed by guns since the massacre at Sandy Hook Elementary School
Yesterday, 7,000 pairs of shoes were left on the lawn of the US capital building, each pair representing a child killed by gun violence since the Sandy Hook Elementary school
shooting in 2012.
Since 26 people were killed at the Sandy Hook Elementary School
in December 2012, there have been seven shootings in which or more people were killed: the Washington Navy Yard (2013, 13 deaths);Umpqua Community College(2015, deaths); San Bernardino (2015, 16 deaths); Orlando (2016, 50 deaths);Sutherland Springs church(2017, 27 deaths); Las Vegas (2017, 59 deaths); and now Stoneman Douglas High School(201,17 deaths as of this writing).