...Standing with a group of families who had traveled to the State Capitol from Parkland, an emotional Mr. Scott called the classmates of the slain
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — Florida Gov. Rick Scott signed into law sweeping changes to school safety and gun access Friday — a measure crafted in response to the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School shooting.
And almost immediately, the National Rifle Association filed a federal lawsuit to block some of it from taking effect.
The new legislation raises the minimum age to buy rifles from 18 to 21, which the NRA claims violates the Second Amendment.
Other students added their voices to the anti-gun-violence chorus. In Washington, D.C., they marched on the U.S. Capitol, shouting: “Our blood, your hands!”
...Similar expressions of pain and frustration, outrage and determination, have followed