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US district arms school teachers with baseball bats

FLORIDA: After the terrible shooting incident that took place in Parkland, Florida that led to 17 students losing their lives, a school district in suburban Erie, Pennsylvania, initiated a school safety plan. Among their revised security plan they have started handing out miniature wooden baseball bats to all 500 of its teachers. "These baseball bats could be used as a tool against an active shooter just like any other item in the immediate room," adding that they will remain locked in the classroom and "are only to be…