In Wake Of Mass Shootings More Churches Arming, Training CongregantsAs the frequency of mass shootings increase, churches in Texas and across the country are training civilians to protect their places of worship.
Court Rejects Challenge To Regulation Of Gun SilencersThe Supreme Court is rejecting a challenge to federal regulation of gun silencers, just days after a gunman used one in a shooting rampage that killed 12 people in Virginia.
Judge To Decide If Lawsuits Over Sutherland Springs Church Shooting Should Be DismissedA federal judge says he'll rule soon on whether to dismiss claims filed in several lawsuits against the U.S. Air Force in connection with a 2017 massacre at a Texas church.
Families Of Texas Church Shooting Victims Sue Academy For Selling Assault-Style Rifle To KillerThe lawsuit filed in state district court in San Antonio alleges Academy Sports & Outdoors illegally sold the assault-style rifle, high-capacity magazine and ammunition to Devin Kelley.
Texas Judge Allows Sutherland Springs Church Shooting Victims To Sue Gun RetailerA judge has ruled that victims of a mass shooting at Texas church can move forward with a lawsuit against a sporting goods chain where the gunman bought the weapon and ammunition used in the massacre.
Air Force Failed 6 Times To Report Texas Church GunmanThe Air Force failed six times to report information that could have prevented the ex-airman who killed more than two dozen people in a Texas church from purchasing a gun, according to a government report released Friday.
Woman Who Called Texas Shooting A Hoax Committed To FacilityA judge has committed a 56-year-old woman after she and her boyfriend told a Texas church where a gunman killed 26 worshippers that the massacre was a hoax.
Autopsy: Texas Church Shooter Had Drugs In System, Died By SuicideThe gunman responsible for the deadliest mass shooting in Texas history died from a self-inflicted gunshot wound and also had drugs in his system, according to an autopsy report released Thursday.
Family That Lost 9 In Sutherland Springs Mass Shooting Suing GovernmentIn court documents they claim, "While the shooter pulled the trigger... it was failures of the United States Air Force and others that allowed the shooter to purchase, own and/or possess... the semiautomatic rifle, ammunition and body armor he used in the shooting spree."
Texas Church Gunman Vowed Not To Hurt Anyone 5 Years EarlierThe gunman in a mass shooting at a Texas church last year told a military judge in 2012 he "would never allow myself to hurt someone" again while admitting to abusing his stepson and a long struggle with anger.
$2.3 Million To Help Texas Church Shooting Survivors RecoverGov. Greg Abbott said in a statement Thursday that the money will go toward providing counseling and other mental health services to those suffering the traumatic effects of the shootings.