Broward Sheriff Deputy Fired Over Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School Massacre Gets ReinstatedA Broward Sheriff's Office deputy who was fired for his inaction during the shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School that left 17 dead has been reinstated with back pay by an arbitrator who ruled that the sheriff missed a deadline for dismissing the deputy.
Florida Appeals Court Eyes Armed School 'Guardians'A controversial state program that allows school “guardians” to carry guns on campus came under scrutiny Tuesday, as an appeals court heard arguments in a legal challenge to Duval County’s “school safety assistants.”
Florida School Safety Panel Settles Suit Over MeetingA statewide panel created in response to the 2018 mass shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland signed off Monday on a settlement in an open-government lawsuit.
Florida Grand Jury In Parkland Mass Shooting Seeks More TimeA statewide grand jury impaneled after the 2018 mass shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland is seeking more time to finish its work.
Parkland Dads Andrew Pollack & Fred Guttenberg Cast Diverging Viewpoints In Republican And Democratic ConventionsParkland dads Andrew Pollack and Fred Guttenberg, whose daughters were killed in the Marjory Stoneman Douglas massacre share goal of keeping kids safe from opposite sides of the political spectrum.
Parkland Shooting Victim Joaquin Oliver Honored With 20-Hour Online Event Raising Awareness Against Gun Violence On His 20th BirthdayThe parents of Joaquin Oliver, who was killed in the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School massacre are holding a 20-hour online event Tuesday to raise awareness against gun violence, marking what would have been Joaquin's 20th birthday.
Black Lives Matter Protest Held In ParklandThe parents of a Marjory Stoneman Douglas shooting victim held a Black Lives Matter protest on Saturday afternoon.
Florida Court Clears The Way For Case Against Monitor In Parkland School ShootingPointing to a failure to call a “Code Red” that could have locked down the school, an appeals court Wednesday refused to dismiss a case against a campus security monitor who spotted and followed accused gunman Nikolas Cruz before the 2018 mass shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School.
Florida Governor Ron DeSantis Signs "Alyssa's Law" Which Requires School Panic Alert SystemsGovernor Ron DeSantis has signed a bill that will require each public school in the state to have a “panic alert system” starting in the 2021-2022 academic year.
Florida Public Schools To Have Silent Panic Alarms Beginning In 2021Governor Ron DeSantis has signed a new law that requires all public schools in Florida to have a silent panic alarm.
'Alyssa’s Law' Sent To Governor Ron DeSantis For His SignatureLegislation addressing the issue of law enforcement response time when a life-threatening emergency occurs known as 'Alyssa’s Law' is headed to Governor Ron DeSantis for his signature.
Florida Mental Health Facility Cleared In Parkland School Massacre LawsuitRuling against the parents of a student killed in the February 2018 massacre at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, a state appeals court Wednesday said a mental-health facility that provided services to accused shooter Nikolas Cruz cannot be held liable.
Parkland School Monitor Wants To Be Dropped From Wrongful Death LawsuitA state appeals court Tuesday will hear arguments about whether to shield from liability a campus security monitor who spotted and followed accused gunman Nikolas Cruz before 17 people were killed at Parkland’s Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in 2018.
Broward Sheriff Sergeant Brian Miller Fired For Inaction During Parkland Shooting To Get Job BackA Broward Sheriff's deputy who was fired for his inaction on the day of the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School shooting is getting his job back.
Coronavirus Impact: Parkland Dad Uses Son's Legacy To 'Let The Music Play On'The Safe Schools For Alex organization is donating $10,000 to provide free private online music lessons for middle school students in Fort Lauderdale during the coronavirus crisis.