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Carmen Schentrup, 16 Peter Wang, 15 Geography teacher Scott Beigel was killed after he unlocked a classroom for students to enter and hide from the gunman.
Commentators commended his actions and described him as a hero. A White House petition was circulated, calling for him to be buried with full military honors.
On March 7, —nearly three weeks after the shooting— she High school and health service honored by the United States women's national soccer team prior to a game in Orlando. Her teammates and family were invited to the game and presented with official jerseys that featured Alhadeff's name.
As Cruz shot into other classrooms, she crawled to a classroom door but was unable to get inside. Cara Loughran was alongside Pollack, and Pollack covered Loughran in an attempt to shield her from the bullets.
Cruz returned to the classroom and located Pollack and Loughran. He discharged his weapon five more times, killing Pollack and Loughran. Dubbed "the real Iron Man ", Borges was shot five times after he used his body to barricade the door of a classroom where twenty students were inside.
His family has filed notice of its intent to sue the school district for personal injury to cover costs related to his recovery. Inhe was transferred to a school for children with emotional or learning disabilities. There were reports that he made threats against other students.
This led the school to ban him from wearing a backpack on campus. At this time, a school resource officer suggested  to have him undergo an involuntary psychiatric examination under the provisions of the Baker Act.
Two guidance counselors agreed, but a mental institution did not. In their assessment, they concluded he "was at low risk of harming himself or others".
Police said that he held "extremist" views; social media accounts that were thought to be linked to him contained anti-black and anti-Muslim slurs. As in most states, in Florida, persons 18 or older can buy rifles from federally licensed dealers. Cruz passed a background check.
A year later, he used this weapon to commit the mass shooting at his former school. One student reported that Cruz had drawn a swastika and the words "I hate niggers" on his backpack.
He said he wanted to kill gay people and Mexicans, and talked about keeping black people in chains. He said he hated black people "simply because they were black," and Jewish people because he believed "they wanted to destroy the world".
He also referred to white women who engaged in interracial relationships as traitors. A student who was enrolled at the school at the time of the shooting said, "I think everyone had in their minds if anybody was going to do it, it was going to be him".
He was held back twice. He had aspirations to join the military. A neighbor said his mother would call the police over to the house to try to talk some sense into him.
CNN used a public records request to obtain a sheriff's office log, which showed that from toat least 45 calls were made in reference to Cruz, his brother, or the family home. On September 23,a peer counselor notified the school resource officer of his suicide attempt and intent to buy a gun; the school indicated it would do a "threat assessment".
According to agent Robert Lasky, the agency conducted database reviews but was unable to track down the individual who made the threatening comment.
On February 16, two days after the shooting, the agency released a statement that detailed this information. According to the statement, "The caller provided information about Cruz's gun ownership, desire to kill people, erratic behavior, and disturbing social media posts, as well as the potential of him conducting a school shooting.
He also told officers that he brought additional loaded magazines hidden in a backpack. She disagreed and declined the request on February Cruz declined to enter a plea, so Judge Scherer entered "not guilty" on his behalf.
The defense had earlier offered a guilty plea if the death penalty was taken off the table, and reiterated it immediately before it was refused. The letter was addressed to the judge and claimed that research into Cruz's past led the writer to believe that Cruz suffered from a developmental disability and that he was " Information[ clarification needed ] was revealed that Cruz's inheritance from his late mother's estate could be worth hundreds of thousands of dollars.
His attorney, court-appointed public defender Howard Finkelsteinpleaded with the court to wait until the probate case involving Cruz's late mother's estate was concluded and his net worth could be determined.
These liens can complicate the proceedings, although Cruz has reportedly stated he wants the leftover money from his defense to be donated to a cause that promotes healing and education in the community.Conflict of Interest (CIQ) - Conflicts Disclosure Statement (CIS) List.
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