Florida grief turns into activism; ralliers call for changes to gun laws

Posted: February 18, 2018 at 4:30 a.m.

Morning fog on Saturday enshrouds 17 memorial crosses for the victims of the shooting Wednesday at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Fla.

PARKLAND, Fla. -- Thousands of students, parents, teachers and neighbors of a Florida high school where 17 people were killed demanded on Saturday that immediate action be taken on gun-control legislation, insisting they would not relent until their demands were met.

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A public memorial to school shooting victim Meadow Pollack sits against a cross Saturday in Parkland, Fla.

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