Two mothers who lost their daughters in the Sandy Hook school shooting last year lead an initiative to increase security in schools nationwide.
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December 06, 2013
December 04, 2013
Lawyers for Newtown, Conn., released recordings of 911 calls from the shootings at Sandy Hook Elementary School. The release resulted in media ethics discussions and reviews of police response to the massacre.
November 26, 2013
A Connecticut judge ordered the release of 911 calls made the day of the shootings at Sandy Hook Elementary School.
November 25, 2013
An investigation of Dec. 14 shootings at Sandy Hook Elementary School found no clear motive for gunman Adam Lanza, a report released Monday said.
October 22, 2013
A new law in Nevada requiring school districts to track and report incidents of bullying could be put to use after a school shooting on Oct. 21.
September 26, 2013
An appeal by The Associated Press prompted a state commission to order the release 911 tapes, but the state plans to appeal.
August 01, 2013
The Arkansas attorney general issued a memo that says public school districts cannot arm teachers under a law that allows for guards.
July 25, 2013
An overflow crowd of 200 Newtown, Conn., residents voted to use $750,000 in grant money to begin construction on a new Sandy Hook Elementary School.
July 18, 2013
The community foundation responsible for dividing donated money up among the families of those killed in the school shootings last year in Newtown, Conn., has announced the final distribution plan for those funds.
July 09, 2013
A new policy in Newcomerstown, Ohio, allows some school district employees to carry weapons.