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“They have very different personalities, backgrounds, interests,” she said after Thursday’s hearing. “They have been linked by what I call very weak circumstantial inferences.” Juvenile court is a better place for Higgins because it focuses more on treatment and therapy than incarceration, said Van Der Jagt, who told the judge her client struggles with depression.


NEW YORK | Amid the bloodbaths of 21st-century America, you might think that there would be a lot of research into the causes of gun violence, and which policies work best against it. You would be wrong. Gun interests, wary of any possible limits on weaponry, have successfully lobbied for limitations on government research and funding, […]


DENVER | Colorado’s colleges all have plans for emergencies, including shootings. Community colleges work with the state system that oversees them, while universities have more autonomy over their individual plans. All work with law enforcement to develop these plans. HOW THE PLANS ARE DEVELOPED The Colorado Community College System, which oversees 13 campuses, hired ERCM Consulting […]