Posts Tagged ‘Sandy Hook Elementary’

Children Now Helping Obama Craft Gun Control Laws, More Kids Being Interviewed

January 16, 2013

This morning the White House released handwritten letters to the President from some of the children who will be at the White House when President Obama unveils his plan to prevent gun violence. The kids offer their own ideas on gun control – ideas that go significantly further than the President’s plan. Eight-year-old Grant from Maryland, writes the President, “there should be some changes in the law with guns. It’s a free country, but I recommend there needs be [sic] a limit with guns.”

More kids being interviewed..


kids interviewed

Sandy Hook Survivor Jill Doe Suing The State $100M For Trauma Created Through The Airwaves

December 29, 2012

A New Haven attorney is asking permission to sue the state for $100 million on behalf of a student who survived the mass shooting at a Newtown school.
Pinsky said the 6-year-old student, identified as “Jill Doe,” was in her classroom at Sandy Hook Elementary School on Dec. 14 when “the horrific confrontation” with Adam Lanza came over the loudspeaker. Lanza killed 20 first grade students and six adult staffers at the school before killing himself. Pinsky said the student has been traumatized by the killings, and accused the state of failing to protect students from “foreseeable harm.”

New Haven attorney suing Connecticut for trauma created through experiencing and reliving horrific event via airwaves. Violent movies and CNN on standby.