In the wake of the school shooting on Wednesday, Feb. 14 at Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida talk of stricter gun laws has once again come to light. 17 were injured and an additional 17 people lost their lives at the hands of Nikolas Cruz, a 19-year-old former student who was expelled from Stoneman Douglas High for disciplinary problems. He entered the school at 2:21 p.m. with an AR-15 semi-automatic rifle and began shooting. News outlets flooded screens with updates as the situation unfolded, but the real question behind the pain and heartache: could this have been prevented?
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