A proposal that effectively would ban all abortions in S.C. is headed to the full Senate for a vote despite concerns it could criminalize fertility treatment and some types of birth control, and ban abortions performed to save the mother’s life.
Retired Columbine, Colorado principal Frank DeAngelis served as the keynote speaker during the opening session of the At-Risk National Youth Forum, an annual conference hosted by the National Dropout Prevention Center.
Butler County Sheriff Richard Jones is offering up to 50 teachers and school employees in his Ohio county free concealed carry training classes in the aftermath of the deadly Parkland, Florida, school shooting.
Nichols Store Inc. in Rock Hill, South Carolina, is selling bulletproof inserts for school children’s backpacks. Since the Florida school shootings earlier this week, marketing the inserts has caused discussion on social media.
Hundreds of students from West Boca Raton Community High School in south Florida walked out of class on February 20, and a large number of them began a 13 mile walk to Parkland, where 17 people were killed in a Valentine’s Day shooting. The Boca students chanted “We want change,” and “no justice, no peace” as they gathered outside their school. Many carried signs of support for the students of Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, where the deadly shooting took place. MSD students were traveling on Tuesday to Tallahassee, Florida’s capital, for a day of activism on Wednesday.
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