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Venue change sought for teen in fatal Texas school shooting

SANTA FE, Texas (AP) — A change of venue is being sought for an 18-year-old student charged with capital murder in the fatal shooting of 10 people at a Texas high school. Attorneys for Dimitrios Pagourtzis filed the motion Tuesday in Galveston County District Court. They argue that media coverage of the May 18 shooting […]
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Grand jury indicts gunman in Texas school shooting

SANTA FE, Texas (AP) — A Texas grand jury has formally indicted the 17-year-old student accused of fatally shooting 10 people at a Houston-area high school. Galveston County prosecutors say Dimitrios Pagourtzis was indicted Thursday on charges stemming from the May 18 attack, including capital murder. Investigators say Pagourtzis has admitted going on a shooting […]
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Mom Of Santa Fe Victim On Meeting Trump: ‘Like Talking To A Toddler’

HOUSTON (AP) — Seeking to comfort grieving families and shaken survivors, President Donald Trump spent more than an hour privately Thursday with some of those impacted by a Texas mass school shooting that killed 10 and wounded more than a dozen on May 18. The latest spasm of violence in a year marred by assaults on the nation’s schools, the shooting at Santa Fe High School was the latest to test the president’s role as national comforter-in-chief. Trump met with more than two dozen people affect...
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Texas school shooting survivors step up calls for gun reform

Survivors of a recent gun rampage at a Texas school intensified their calls for reforms including tougher gun restrictions Friday, as several of their classmates were laid to rest. Eight children and two adults were killed one week ago when Santa Fe High School student Dimitrios Pagourtzis fired multiple shots with a shotgun and handgun inside his school in rural southeast Texas, also injuring 13. Pakistani exchange student Sabikah Sheikh, 17, was buried Wednesday in Karachi.
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School shootings and mental health: Inside the minds of mass shooters

Nearly two decades since Columbine, the debate on guns and school safety rages on. Mass shooters like Nikolas Cruz and Dimitrios Pagourtzis can't just be hastily categorized as either “bad or mad,” experts say. It's not that simple.            [Author: Corpus Christi (Texas) Caller-Times]
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Texas School Shooting: Father of Alleged Santa Fe Gunman Says His Son Was Bullied: 'He's a Victim'

Antonio Pagourtzis, father of Dimitrios Pagourtzis, says his son was "mistreated at school."
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After school shooting, Texas governor calls off gun raffle

Texas Governor Greg Abbott has called off his re-election campaign's plans to raffle off a shotgun, in the aftermath of the school shooting that killed 10 people last week. The move came after 17-year-old high school student Dimitrios Pagourtzis was charged for gunning down fellow students and teachers at his rural school Friday in the conservative state. Gun ownership is a point of pride in Texas and legal restrictions on firearms are considered politically untenable.
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What we know about Dimitrios Pagourtzis, the alleged Santa Fe High School shooter

The teenager accused of carrying out the mass shooting at Santa Fe High School on Friday was known as a quiet student who often wore a trench coat to school.
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What we know about Dimitrios Pagourtzis, the alleged Santa Fe school shooter

The teenager accused of carrying out the mass shooting at Santa Fe High School on Friday was known as a quiet student who often wore a trench coat to school.
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Details Still Foggy About Police Response To Texas School Shooting

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Santa Fe High School had conducted active shooter drills, armed police officers patrolled the hallways and students went through a scare in February after a false report of a campus gunman. But in the aftermath of the deadliest public school shooting in Texas history, early witness accounts and recordings from emergency dispatch describe a 30-minute nightmare as the real thing unfolded last week, even as authorities continued to keep details close Sunday. Among the biggest u...
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Mom: Daughter turned down suspect's advances

Students and family members of victims speak out about Dimitrios Pagourtzis who is accused of killing 10 people and wounding 13 others at Santa Fe High School in Texas.
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Victim's mom: She rejected suspect's advances

Students and family members of victims speak out about Dimitrios Pagourtzis who is accused of killing 10 people and wounding 13 others at Santa Fe High School in Texas.
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Spurned advances provoked Texas school shooting, victim's mother says

By Liz Hampton SANTA FE, Texas (Reuters) - A teenage boy charged with fatally shooting eight students and two teachers during a gun rampage at a Houston-area high school had been spurned by one of his victims after making aggressive advances, her mother told a newspaper. Sadie Rodriguez, the mother of Shana Fisher, 16, who was killed in the attack, told the Los Angeles Times that her daughter rejected four months of aggressive advances from Dimitrios Pagourtzis, 17, who is in jail accused of m...
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Victim's mom: Daughter rejected suspect's advances

Students and family members of victims speak out about Dimitrios Pagourtzis who is accused of killing 10 people and wounding 13 others at Santa Fe High School in Texas.
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Texans turn to God as school rocked by latest shooting

Grief-stricken families in southwestern Texas gathered in churches throughout Santa Fe on Sunday seeking spiritual succor following a massacre at the town's high school, the nation's latest mass shooting. As federal investigators search for a motive in the deadly attack, hundreds of people attended an emotional funeral service for a Pakistani exchange student, one of 10 people killed in Friday's rampage. The gunman has been identified as Dimitrios Pagourtzis, a 17-year-old student who is alleg...
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Toxic Masculinity Seems To Be A Theme Yet Again With The Santa Fe Shooting

As more details emerge about the tragic shooting at Santa Fe High School in Texas, a possible motive has been revealed for the violence that took the lives of 10 people and injured 13 others. One of the victims, Shana Fisher, reportedly rejected the advances of the shooter, Dimitrios Pagourtzis, according to the Dallas Morning News."He kept making advances on her and she repeatedly told him no,” explained Sadie Rodriguez, Fisher’s mother. According to Rodriguez, after Pagourtzis became more agg...
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Texas school victim 'rejected shooter's advances' before attack

The Texas high school gunman was rejected by a 16-year-old girl a week before she became one of his ten victims, according to her grieving mother. Sadie Rodriguez said her daughter, Shana Fisher, had been pursued for four months by Dimitrios Pagourtzis, the 17-year-old who opened fire at Santa Fe High School near Houston last Friday. One week ago she publicly rejected him in front of classmates after "four months of problems with this boy", Miss Rodriguez told the Los Angeles Times newspaper. Sh...
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Mother of victim says her daughter rejected Santa Fe suspect's advances

Shana ‘finally stood up to him and embarrassed him’ after suspect became more aggressive, mother saysTexas lieutenant governor: ‘police are still investigating the journals that he’s written’One of the students killed in the Santa Fe school shooting reportedly turned down romantic advances from Dimitrios Pagourtzis, the suspect in the deaths of 10 people and wounding of at least another 10.Shana Fisher’s mother, Sadie Rodriguez, told the Associated Press that as Pagourtzis became more aggressive...
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Santa Fe Shooter Dimitrios Pagourtzis Allegedly Targeted Girl Who Turned Down His Advances

Her mother said she'd been having problems with the gunman for months.
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Family says Santa Fe school shooting suspect harassed victim

The family believes alleged Santa Fe High School killer Dimitrios Pagourtzis harassed their daughter about dating prior to her death.           
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Victim's mom: Daughter rejected alleged shooter's advances

Students and family members of victims speak out about Dimitrios Pagourtzis who is accused of killing 10 people and wounding 13 others at Santa Fe High School in Texas.
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Shana Fisher Killed For Turning Down Santa Fe School Shooter’s Advances: Mother

Sadie Rodriguez, the mother of 16-year-old Shana Fisher who was killed in a shooting inside Santa Fe High School in Texas, said her daughter rejected the shooting suspect’s advances toward her several times in the past four months. According to Rodriguez, Fisher and Dimitrios Pagourtzis were classmates and she was the first person he killed. He had earlier dated a friend of Fisher’s before making the moves on her, she said.
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Texas shooting suspect won’t face death penalty, could be paroled

Dimitrios Pagourtzis of Santa Fe, Texas, is 17 years old, he will be subject to a 2005 Supreme Court ruling banning the execution of juveniles -- even though he will be treated as an adult in Texas state courts.            [Author: USA TODAY]
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Officers 'did what they could' in Texas killings: chief

Two officers "did what they could" when a teenager opened fire and killed 10 inside a Texas school, their chief said Saturday, tight-lipped about a probe into the latest US mass shooting. Friday's massacre in the rural community of Santa Fe wounded 13 more, including a school police officer who is in critical condition. Dimitrios Pagourtzis, a 17-year-old student at the same Santa Fe High School, is being held on two charges: aggravated assault to a public servant and capital murder, which mea...
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Texas shooting suspect seems 'weirdly nonemotional,' lawyer says

By Erwin Seba SANTA FE, Texas (Reuters) - The 17-year-old student who authorities said killed 10 people when he opened fire in an art class in his Houston-area high school appeared "weirdly nonemotional" on the morning after the rampage, one of his lawyers said on Saturday. The teenager, identified by law enforcement as Dimitrios Pagourtzis, has been charged with capital murder and is being held without bail in Santa Fe, Texas, where authorities said he went on a shooting spree shortly before ...
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On a Spring Texan Morning, a Sound Heard Too Often at Schools Across America: Bang. Bang. Bang.

Investigators say the Santa Fe shooting suspect, Dimitrios Pagourtzis, left some students alive in order to “have his story told.”
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Santa Fe shooting: Texas town reels as names of 10 victims released

Family of suspect Dimitrios Pagourtzis express sorrowEight students and two teachers killed, at least 10 injuredTexas high school shooting prompts talk of ‘contagion effect’Officials have released the names of the victims of the Santa Fe high school shooting, confirming that eight students and two teachers died when a student hid a shotgun and a revolver under a trench coat and then opened fire on an art class. Related: Santa Fe shooting: substitute teachers and Pakistani student among victims...
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Police Gun Battle With Texas Shooting Suspect Spanned 15 Minutes, Official Says

Investigators say the shooting suspect, Dimitrios Pagourtzis, left some students alive in order to “have his story told.”
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What We Know About The Alleged Texas High School Shooter

Officials have not released a motive, but some information on the suspect, Dimitrios Pagourtzis, is coming into focus. It appears the shooting rampage at Sante Fe High School was planned.(Image credit: Galveston County Sheriff's Office via AP)
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'My only thought was run': survivors remember Texas school shooting

Suspect Dimitrios Pagourtzis charged with capital murder‘It’s happening everywhere’: Santa Fe saddened but not surprised after high school shootingA 17-year-old student made a court appearance on Friday evening, hours after police said he took a shotgun and a revolver into his Texas high school under a trench-coat and opened fire on an art class, killing 10 people and injuring at least 10 before surrendering. Related: Santa Fe shooting: 'Thoughts and prayers' met with louder calls for change ...
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