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Do you agree parents of school shooter, Ethan Crumbley, should also be arrested?   The Serious You: How Current Events Affect You

Started Dec-3 by Showtalk; 2226 views.
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From: Showtalk 

Dec-4

The father bought the gun for him on November 26. The mother joked in a text about not getting caught searching for ammo. It doesn’t look good for any of them. He looks scary in that photo. This is from the Fox site and they don’t seem to be siding with the family at all. Just the opposite

WALTER784

From: WALTER784 

Dec-4

I saw that, but without more actual details... it's really hard to say anything.

FWIW

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From: Showtalk 

Dec-4

WALTER784

From: WALTER784 

Dec-4

I read it... it's from HuffPo, so I cannot guarantee the accuracy of what they are reporting.

The biggest part I'm not sure about is >>>McDonald said at a press conference that the teen’s parents ignored serious warning signs about their son and failed to secure a firearm in their home.<<<

I cannot comment further without more detailed information but that is the crux of what I find suspicious. It may be correct, but with HuffPo... are you kidding me?

FWIW

The_Rock (JABRONI256)

From: The_Rock (JABRONI256) 

Dec-4

Voted #2, I’ve seen enough alleged about the parents to believe they should be charged. Your assertion the Mom was joking with that text is not believable, with all the shootings in the United States that’s a very poor taste joke, something a normal person would probably not do.

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From: Showtalk 

Dec-4

The article gave an example that looked like it was supposed to be a joke. It did not seem funny to me. There is something seriously wrong in that family. Still, the school made a mistake too.

The_Rock (JABRONI256)

From: The_Rock (JABRONI256) 

Dec-4

That’s why I voted #2, not listening to that teacher who could see the signs was a grave mistake.

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From: Showtalk 

Dec-4

Teachers are mandatory reporters when they believe a child is abused. They should also be mandatory reporters when they suspect violence might happen.  This child was clearly disturbed.  Even in his mug shot, he looked deranged.  He wrote a note indicating he was going to commit violence and couldn’t fight it off.  How much clearer a threat do they need?  

The_Rock (JABRONI256)

From: The_Rock (JABRONI256) 

Dec-4

From what I understand the teacher did report it to his superiors but either was not believed or thought action would be taken and none was, either way they must be held accountable as well.

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From: Showtalk 

Dec-4

The school dropped the ball and the parents are taking the full hit. All are somewhat to blame.

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