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CBS Evening News for Saturday, Feb 24, 2018
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(Studio: Reena Ninan) Report introduced.

(Parkland, Florida: Omar Villafranca) The investigation into the police response at the school shooting in Parkland, Florida, with reports three deputies waited before going into the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School featured; details given about the resignation of security officer Scott Peterson for failing to respond to the shooting by Nikolas Cruz. [Coral Springs police Sgt. Jeff HEINRICH‡- tearfully recounts what happened.] [Officers Chris CRAWFORD, Tim BURTON - describe what happened inside the school.]

(Studio: Reena Ninan) The resumption of classes next week at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School noted.

(Parkland, Florida: Adriana Diaz) The issue of arming teachers in light of the Parkland school shooting examined. [In interview, student Samantha FUENTES - describes what happened in the shooting; adds that teachers should not have weapons & she will fight for gun control.] [President TRUMP -backs arming teachers.] [Teacher Reg CHIPMAN‡- says arming teachers is a bad idea.]

(Studio: Reena Ninan) The corporate backlash against the NRA & the NRA response reviewed; companies listed.

Ninan, Reena;
Villafranca, Omar;
Diaz, Adriana

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