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By Kelli Kennedy, Associated Press
A status hearing on the murder and other charges facing 19-year-old Nikolas Cruz that had been scheduled Friday in Fort Lauderdale will now take place June 21.
By Associated Press
Police and school officials had resisted the release, saying it was evidence in an active investigation. Video of what happened inside the school is not being released.
By Curt Anderson, Associated Press
The former student charged with killing 17 people at a Florida high school last month refused to announce a plea on Wednesday so a judge entered a not guilty plea on his behalf.
Assistant Public Defender Melisa McNeill said in the filing Thursday that Cruz "stands mute" before the court. She said the not guilty plea was entered prematurely, before a grand jury indicted Cruz on 17 murder and 17 attempted murder charges…
By Kelli Kennedy, Brendan Farrington and Curt Anderson, Associated Press
The hearing was removed from the court docket and no explanation was immediately available.
By Gary Fineout, Jennifer Kay and Josh Replogle, Associated Press
The Florida high school where a former student shot and killed 17 people with an assault-type rifle is reopening for teachers Friday as the community grappled with word that the armed officer on campus did nothing to stop the shooter.
The evidence against the Florida school shooting suspect is so overwhelming, the only question left for the courts if he is convicted is whether he will be sentenced to death.
By Terry Spencer, Tamara Lush, Adriana Gomez Licon, Associated Press
At funerals and in the streets of Parkland, a suburb on the edge of the Everglades, anger bubbled over at the widespread availability of guns and senselessness of the shooting.
By Collin Binkley, Associated Press
Records show that the Stoneman Douglas JROTC program received $10,827 in non-cash assistance from the NRA's fundraising and charitable arm in 2016, when the suspected shooter behind Wednesday's attack was on the squad.
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