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Mass shooting renews conversation about safety on Sixth Street and in Austin
The shooting is the biggest mass causality incident on Sixth Street since a driver plowed through a crowd during the 2014 South by Southwest Festival.
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Why California's 'Red Flag' Gun Removal Law Is So Hard to Implement | KQED
In some instances, if a person is known to be in immediate danger, a judge can approve an ex parte hearing - one that can proceed without the person in attendance.
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Biden to sign bill creating national memorial at site of Pulse Nightclub mass shooting
President Biden said Saturday he will sign legislation creating a national memorial at the site of a mass shooting at a gay nightclub in Orlando, Florida, where 49 people were killed five years ago.
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Austin leaders, state officials thank law enforcement for quick response to Sixth Street shooting
Mayor Steve Adler called the mass shooting "a part of a disturbing rise in gun violence across the country."
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13 People Are Hurt in Shooting in Downtown Austin, Police Say
A shooting in downtown Austin, Texas, early on Saturday left 13 people injured or wounded, the police said.
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