New Law Will Making Schools Liable For Violence Named For Claire DavisLegislation to allow lawsuits against Colorado schools when there are shootings or other violence has been signed into law Wednesday by Gov. John Hickenlooper.
Things To Know At The Colorado Capitol The WeekWith less than two weeks to go, lawmakers are scrambling like they do every year to finish all their work before the legislative session ends May 6.
Colorado Bills Would Study School Violence, Allow LawsuitsColorado schools could be sued for shootings under legislation introduced Friday by state lawmakers who say they are sending a directive to education officials to do more to keep students safe.
Hickenlooper: 'Open' To Discussion About Arming Teachers"There is not a parent in this state that doesn't want to make sure we're doing everything possible to make their kid safe," Hickenlooper said.
FBI Releases Report Examining Mass ShootingsThe number of shootings in which a gunman wounds or kills multiple people has increased dramatically in recent years
Group Of Moms Descend On Capitol To Protest Arming TeachersColorado's public schools would be allowed to permit teachers to carry concealed weapons under a bill up for discussion Tuesday in the Legislature.
Despite Safety Emphasis, School Shootings Continue There's been no real reduction in the number of U.S. school shootings despite increased security put in place after the rampage at Connecticut's Sandy Hook Elementary School in December 2012.
If No One Solution, Why Not Try All?Many arguments can be made about each individual proposed solution to school violence. However, what is stopping us from trying everything? It's time to think how we have come togehter as a country to fight evil before. Here's a hint, we never bring just one idea.
Prevention Of Shootings A Very Difficult MatterThe Connecticut shooting is thrusting mental health into the spotlight, and that prompted CBS4's Alan Gionet to ask the Good Question: "Is there a common thread among the killers?"
The Saddest Side Effect of ColumbineThe saddest side effect wasn’t the fact that this tragedy occurred. The saddest side effect of Columbine was our collective reaction.
How Have Things Changed Since The Shootings At Columbine High?Ask dad Bill Flavors as he heads to school to pick up his daughter. Even now, ten years later, he worries "slightly" about her safety at school. But he knows there's only so much you can do.