NBC Evening News for Saturday, Feb 17, 2018
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(Parkland, Florida: Kerry Sander) The aftermath of the school shooting in Florida by gunman Nikolas Cruz, who is willing to plead guilty, featured; scenes shown from protests in Parkland by students. A statement from Broward County state attorney Michael Satz about considering the death penalty quoted. [At nearby gun show, buyer Tony NUNEZ†- comments on gun law.] [Via YouTube, Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School principal Ty THOMPSON†- promises support.] [Victim Chris Hixon's wife Debbie HIXON†- reacts.] How there were so many warnings about the shooter & the "carnage" in the US discussed.
(Parkland, Florida: Jose Diaz Balart) Report introduced.
(Parkland, Florida: Gabe Gutierrez) The students' call for action examined; scenes shown of a demonstration & a group of five teenagers being interviewed. [Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School Evan TREJOS†, Laylah CORTIJO†, Charlotte DWYER, Lexi GENDRON†- offer views on gun laws, the shooting, doing something.]
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