Tag: Sandy Hook

Hawkins: New Zealand Attack Reminds Us Being Armed Is Part of Being Prepared

While there are myriad lessons that can be drawn from the heinous attack in Christchurch, the one at the forefront of my mind is that being armed is part of being prepared. Real life is not Utopia, it is an experience where decent people are constantly under threat by people with bad intentions. And evil […]

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Connecticut Supreme Court Revives Lawsuit Against Gun Manufacturer Brought by Families of Sandy Hook Victims

Image: Getty Images The Connecticut Supreme Court has ruled, by 4-3 decision, to revive a lawsuit by the families of Sandy Hook alleging that firearm manufacturer Remington recklessly marketed its Bushmaster AR-15-style weapon for “illegal, offensive purposes.” Remington’s gun was used by Adam Lanza to murder 26 faculty and children at Sandy Hook Elementary School. […]

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Reuters ‘Taking Action’ After Editor Blames Donald Trump for Maryland Shooting

Thomson Reuters’ Breakingviews Global Editor Rob Cox could face punishment after blaming President Donald Trump for the deadly shooting at the Capital Gazette in Annapolis, Maryland on Thursday. “This is what happens when @realDonaldTrump calls journalists the enemy of the people,” Cox raged in a now-deleted tweet. “Blood is on your hands, Mr. President. Save your thoughts and prayers for […]

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