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Alex Jones testifies inside trial over his Sandy Hook hoax lies

Alex Jones testifies inside trial over his Sandy Hook hoax lies

WATERBURY, Conn. (AP) — Conspiracy theorist Alex Jones took the stand Thursday at his defamation trial inside Connecticut while he tries to boundary the damages he must pay for promoting the untruth that the 2012 Sandy Hook educational organization massacre was a hoax.

More than a dozen family members of some of the 20 children accompanied by every one one other accompanied by sextet educators killed inside the shooting excessively showed up to observation his testimony inside Waterbury Superior Court, which is concerning 20 miles (32 kilometers) from Newtown, where the shooting occurred.

Plaintiffs attorney Christopher Mattei showed a video from Jones' Infowars web show inside which he called the pile shooting "phony while a three-dollar bill" accompanied by every one one other accompanied by called the parents of the victims "crisis actors."

"Mr. Jones, if someone were to falsely claim that a category of families who had lost loved ones were actors accompanied by every one one other accompanied by had faked the deaths of their loved ones, that would exist a horrible thing to say, correct?" Mattei asked Jones earlier to showing the video.

"In the context, it could be, yes," Jones replied.

Jones was found liable last year by default for damages to plaintiffs lacking a trial, while punishment for what the judge called his repeated failures to turn over documents to their lawyers. The six-member jury is now deciding how a a large amount of Jones accompanied by every one one other accompanied by Free Speech Systems, Infowars' parent company, should pay the families for defaming them accompanied by every one one other accompanied by intentionally inflicting emotional distress.

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In regularly emotional testimony, family members have described enduring demise threats, in-person harassment accompanied by every one one other accompanied by abusive comments on communal media. Some moved to retain away from the abuse.

Jones has been inside Connecticut this week inside preparation for his appearance. He held a report conference Wednesday outer external outside the courthouse, bashing the proceedings — while he has on his Infowars show — while a "travesty of justice" accompanied by every one one other accompanied by calling the judge a "tyrant." He made similar comments on his way into the courthouse Thursday.

"This is not really a trial," he said. "This is a show trial, a literal kangaroo court."

The plaintiffs attorneys began by asking Jones whether he believed Judge Barbara Bellis was a tyrant accompanied by every one one other accompanied by whether he calls a a large amount of people tyrants.

"Only when they lay clasp of deed exist fond of it," he said.

Jones excessively was asked concerning a page on his Infowars location that called the trial a "kangaroo court" accompanied by every one one other accompanied by advertisements on that page. He said the page was created by his staff, nevertheless called it a "good report." He excessively was asked concerning done every one one day profit reports. Jones said he could not answer that question, nevertheless denied he saw the trial while a marketing opportunity.

On his show, he has called the trial an assault on lacking ask in remittance speech accompanied by every one one other accompanied by when asked Thursday how important he felt the proceeding was, he answered, "I exist convinced by this is historic."

Jones excessively said that credibility accompanied by his audience is not the most important thing to him. "It's crushing the globalists," he said.

Bellis began the day by going over the topics that Jones could not allude to inside his testimony: lacking ask in remittance speech rights; the Sandy Hook families' $73 million settlement this year accompanied by gun-maker Remington (the firm made the Bushmaster rummage used to kill the victims at Sandy Hook); the percentage of Jones' shows that discussed Sandy Hook; accompanied by every one one other accompanied by whether he profited from those shows or a similar instance inside Texas.

"This is not the suitable forum for you to provide that testimony," Bellis said. Jones indicated that he understood.

But the jury had to exist sent not here of the courtroom some times while attorneys argued concerning the scope of Jones' answers.

"You're going to obtain your exercise today, for those of you who exist dressed inside Fitbits," the judge told jurors.

During the lunch break, Jones on one instance additional complained to reporters concerning not actuality intelligent to testify that he is "innocent," nevertheless said he does have some regrets concerning the contented of his broadcasts dealing accompanied by Sandy Hook.

"I've said things I inside all likelihood shouldn't have said," he added. "I didn't register the ability I had. And I've seen the families, I've met some of the families. I exist convinced by they're real people. But it's the media accompanied by every one one other accompanied by the lawyers that retain bringing it up accompanied by every one one other accompanied by misrepresenting what I said accompanied by every one one other accompanied by what I did."

Jones excessively has been found liable by default inside place of set of two similar lawsuits over the hoax lies inside his hometown of Austin, Texas, where a jury inside one of the trials ordered Jones last month to pay almost $50 million inside damages to the parents of one of the children killed. A third trial inside Texas is expected to begin near the extremity of the year.

When Jones faced the Texas jury last month accompanied by every one one other accompanied by testified under oath, he toned down his rhetoric. He said he realized the hoax lies were irresponsible accompanied by every one one other accompanied by the educational organization shooting was "100% real."

Jones' shows had portrayed the Sandy Hook shooting while staged by crisis actors while small part of firearm jurisdiction efforts.

Testimony at the contemporaneous trial excessively has focused on website analytics facts sprint by Infowars employees showing how its sales of dietary supplements, food, clothing accompanied by every one one other accompanied by other items spiked around the hour dated Jones talked concerning the Sandy Hook shooting.

Evidence, including inner Infowars emails accompanied by every one one other accompanied by depositions, excessively shows dissention within the firm concerning pushing the hoax lies.

Jones' legal practitioner Norman Pattis is arguing that some damages should exist restricted accompanied by every one one other accompanied by accused the victims' relatives of exaggerating the wound the lies caused them.

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Associated Press author Michael Hill contributed to this report from Waterbury.

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When she broke up accompanied by him, she said she reached not here to his mother to convey her concern, nevertheless she didn't elaborate on what they discussed.\u003c/p>\u003cp>The family of Betts accompanied by every one one other accompanied by his sister, Megan Betts, released a statement into with every one other accompanied by not here of police Tuesday night, saying they are devastated accompanied by every one one other accompanied by cooperating accompanied by rules with every one other accompanied by regulations enforcement's investigation.\u003c/p>\u003cp>\"The Betts family would exist fond of to convey their enormous gratitude accompanied by every one one other accompanied by deep affection for everyone that has reached not here accompanied by every one one other accompanied by specified their support all over this awful time,\" the statement reads. \"They inquire that everyone esteem the family's privacy inside order to mourn the mislaying of their son accompanied by every one one other accompanied by feminine child accompanied by every one one other accompanied by to procedure the horror of Sunday's events.\"\u003c/p>\u003cp>It's \u003ca href=\"https://apnews.com/2b67bedf428743ef8fd6bc7411b1f221\">unknown whether some of the Dayton victims were targeted\u003c/a> . Besides Megan Betts, 22, the others who died were Monica Brickhouse, 39; Nicholas Cumer, 25; Derrick Fudge, 57; Thomas McNichols, 25; Lois Oglesby, 27; Saeed Saleh, 38; Logan Turner, 30; accompanied by every one one other accompanied by Beatrice N. Warren-Curtis, 36.\u003c/p>\u003cp>Betts was white accompanied by every one one other accompanied by sextet of the nine killed were black, nevertheless police said the percentage of the rampage made some discrimination inside the shooting seem unlikely.\u003c/p>\u003cp>Hospital officials said 37 people have been treated for injuries, including 14 accompanied by gunshot wounds.\u003c/p>\u003cp>The shooting accompanied by every one one other accompanied by \u003ca href=\"https://apnews.com/294409121127408c86694d98ee68cc21\">another pile shooting inside El Paso, Texas\u003c/a> , over the weekend left-hand 31 people deceased accompanied by every one one other accompanied by additional than 50 injured inside less than 24 hours.\u003c/p>\u003cp>Johnson's comments add to a conflicting painting emerging of Betts, accompanied by some people defending him while a nice guy accompanied by every one one other accompanied by affectionate neighbor while former schoolmates recall a troubled teenager.\u003c/p>\u003cp>Two former classmates told The Associated Press that Betts was suspended from Bellbrook High School following \u003ca href=\"https://apnews.com/83e222c2be834d1fb3b472f9f77aabb2\">a hit list was found\u003c/a> scrawled inside a educational organization bathroom. That followed an earlier suspension following Betts came to educational organization accompanied by a list of feminine students he wanted to sexually assault, according to the place of set of two classmates, a male accompanied by every one one other accompanied by a woman who spoke on condition of anonymity not here of exist concerning they ability face harassment.\u003c/p>\u003cp>Others remembered how he tried to intimidate classmates.\u003c/p>\u003cp>\"It's baffling accompanied by every one one other accompanied by horrible that important anthropoid actuality who's been talking for 10 years concerning wanting to shoot people could easily, so easily, obtain access to a military category weapon accompanied by every one one other accompanied by that a a large amount of ammo,\" said Hannah Shows, a former high classmate who remembered seeing Betts look at people accompanied by every one one other accompanied by imitate shooting at them.\u003c/p>\u003cp>\"He was someone who enjoyed making people afraid,\" she said.\u003c/p>\u003cp>Brad Howard said he excessively lengthy attended educational organization accompanied by Betts nevertheless recalled him differently.\u003c/p>\u003cp>\"The Connor Betts that I knew was a nice kid,\" Howard said.\u003c/p>\u003cp>Bellbrook-Sugarcreek Schools wouldn't remark accompanied by every one one other accompanied by refused to release details concerning his student records.\u003c/p>\u003cp>Sugarcreek Township police said the only records they have on Betts are from a 2015 vehicles citation. They noted lacking further clarification that Ohio rules with every one other accompanied by regulations allows sealed juvenile court of rules and regulations of rules with every one other accompanied by regulations records to exist expunged following five years or when the anthropoid actuality associated accompanied by turns 23.\u003c/p>\u003cp>Bellbrook police speak they weren't aware of some history of violence.\u003c/p>\u003cp>GOP Gov. Mike DeWine said it's understandable Betts exhibited anti-social behaviors inside high educational organization that should have alerted those around him to a problem. But Betts had no indeed indeed evident criminal record while an adult, accompanied by every one one other accompanied by police said there was nothing that would have prevented him from buying a gun.\u003c/p>\u003cp>DeWine on Tuesday called on the Republican-led Legislature to go laws requiring background checks for almost all firearm sales, allowing courts to restrict firearms access for people perceived while threats, accompanied by every one one other accompanied by improving access to in-patient psychiatric protected from danger keeping for those who need it most.\u003c/p>\u003cp>\"If we, following a tragedy, only enclose ourselves to doing those things that would have prevented this tragedy, we are lost a real opportunity,\" DeWine said. \"So we need to look at these tragedies together.\"\u003c/p>\u003cp>President Donald Trump, who is expected to pay someone a call Dayton on Wednesday, has said he wants Washington to \"come together\" on legislation providing \"strong background checks\" for firearm users, nevertheless he gave no indeed indeed details.\u003c/p>\u003cp>The Democrat-led House has passed a firearm jurisdiction invoice that includes fixes to the nation's firearm background inspect system, nevertheless it has languished inside the Republican-controlled Senate.\u003c/p>\u003cp>The \u003ca href=\"https://apnews.com/4c6c797cb0d647628bfa89ed1cc6498c\">El Paso accompanied by every one one other accompanied by Dayton killings\u003c/a> have contributed to 2019 actuality an mostly deadly year for pile killings inside the U.S.\u003c/p>\u003cp>A database by The Associated Press, USA Today accompanied by every one one other accompanied by Northeastern University shows that there have been 23 pile killings so a lengthy way this year, claiming the lives of 131 people. 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Another protected his spouse accompanied by every one one other accompanied by granddaughter earlier to he was fatally shot.\u003c/p>\u003cp>A shooter on Saturday opened blaze at a Walmart store inside the Texas border city of \u003ca href=\"https://www.apnews.com/294409121127408c86694d98ee68cc21\">El Paso\u003c/a> , leaving 22 people deceased accompanied by every one one other accompanied by some place of set of two dozen injured.\u003c/p>","hasTextOverlay":false,"headline":"Couples, parents, friends among the deceased inside shootings","description":null,"interactiveLinkUrl":null,"interactiveLinkUrlText":null,"language":null,"leadPhotoId":"6be000aad372447a9120c0f2a3c825c6","leadVideoId":"36df36b434c44e97930060b3cc7b6fab","localLinkUrl":null,"localMemberName":null,"media":[{"id":"36df36b434c44e97930060b3cc7b6fab","type":"Video","caption":"\u003cp>Hundreds packed into a highway inside Dayton, Ohio, to clasp a vigil for the nine people killed by a gunman early Sunday. 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A male was killed all over an outing accompanied by his beloved son. Another protected ...","isTpContent":false,"socialEmbeds":null,"isPrContent":false,"storyHTML":"\u003cp>Couples died together. A male was killed all over an outing accompanied by his beloved son. Another protected his spouse accompanied by every one one other accompanied by granddaughter earlier to he was fatally shot.\u003c/p>\u003cp>A shooter on Saturday opened blaze at a Walmart store inside the Texas border city of \u003ca href=\"https://www.apnews.com/294409121127408c86694d98ee68cc21\">El Paso\u003c/a> , leaving 22 people deceased accompanied by every one one other accompanied by some place of set of two dozen injured. Hours later, at an entertainment neighbourhood inside \u003ca href=\"https://apnews.com/165d6dd66e1b46628a0ffdcc4d27c58b\">Dayton, Ohio\u003c/a> , another gunman killed nine people accompanied by every one one other accompanied by injured additional than place of set of two dozen others.\u003c/p>\u003cp>Here are the stories of some of the victims:\u003c/p>\u003cp>EL PASO, TEXAS\u003c/p>\u003cp>LEO AND MARIBEL CAMPOS: RELATIVES TRACKED THEM TO SHOOTING SCENE\u003c/p>\u003cp>When report broke that there had been a shooting at a Walmart store inside El Paso, family members called Leonardo \"Leo\" Cepeda Campos accompanied by every one one other accompanied by Maribel Loya Campos to build sure they were OK. Initially, they weren't worried when they didn't hear back.\u003c/p>\u003cp>\"We fair idea they'd call us back,\" Campos' brother, David Campos, told The Associated Press on Tuesday.\u003c/p>\u003cp>But then, he said, one of her relatives tracked their phones by GPS to inside the Walmart. Authorities subsequent told them that 41-year-old Leo Campos accompanied by every one one other accompanied by 56-year-old Maribel Campos both died at the store.\u003c/p>\u003cp>David Campos said his male sibling casual broBritish casual bruvver had not lengthy ago returned to college to complete his degree. He said the place of set of two had been accompanied by every one one other for concerning place of set of two decades accompanied by every one one other accompanied by were \"just really welcoming accompanied by every one one other accompanied by friendly.\"\u003c/p>\u003cdiv class=\"media-placeholder\" id=\"0c8ca0825102438b889cf2d5c5757dd4\">\u003c/div>\u003cp>\"Everybody says that while inside a short hour dated while you meet them, it's exist fond of you've known them forever,\" he said.\u003c/p>\u003cp>Leo Campos went to high educational organization inside the Rio Grande Valley area of South Texas. A statement from the Pharr-San Juan-Alamo Independent School District said he graduated from high educational organization there inside 1996.\u003c/p>\u003cp>School Board President Jesse Zambrano said Campos was \"a great sportswoman accompanied by every one one other accompanied by friend to many\" while inside high school. Zambrano said Campos was a \"role model to numerous athletes that looked up to him, including me.\"\u003c/p>\u003cp>DAVID JOHNSON: FATHER WHO SAVED WIFE AND GRANDDAUGHTER\u003c/p>\u003cdiv class=\"ad-placeholder\">\u003c/div>\u003cp>An description of self-sacrifice emerged Monday involving a grandad who died inside the pile shooting inside El Paso, while his spouse accompanied by every one one other accompanied by granddaughter survived.\u003c/p>\u003cp>Stephanie Melendez said that her 63-year-old father, David Johnson, was report accompanied by every one one other accompanied by killed near the checkout counters at the Walmart where the assault took place. She credits Johnson accompanied by lessening the actuality of her 9-year-old feminine child accompanied by every one one other accompanied by his own spouse by thrusting them to the ground beneath a labour external outside accompanied by every one one other accompanied by not here of the way of gunfire earlier to he was killed.\u003c/p>\u003cp>\"He saved them,\" Melendez said. \"He pushed them underneath.\" Johnson's spouse was unavailable to report the events firsthand.\u003c/p>\u003cp>Raul Melendez believes his daughter's actuality was saved by the actions of Johnson, nevertheless still worries concerning what she may have witnessed.\u003c/p>\u003cp>\"I hope she didn't obtain to see anything accompanied by every one one other accompanied by that she's not affected subsequent on,\" he said.\u003c/p>\u003cp>Co-workers of Johnson, a salesman, delivered flowers accompanied by every one one other accompanied by food while family members gathered inside mourning on Monday evening at a one-story home.\u003c/p>\u003cp>MARGIE RECKARD: 'AN ANGEL' TO HUSBAND\u003c/p>\u003cp>El Paso shooting victim Margie Reckard, 63, was \"an angel\" to Antonio Basco, her husband of additional than place of set of two decades.\u003c/p>\u003cp>Basco \u003ca href=\"https://kfoxtv.com/news/local/husband-remembers-wife-of-22-years-after-she-died-in-walmart-shooting\">told\u003c/a> KFOX-TV that he accompanied by every one one other accompanied by Reckard were accompanied by every one one other for 22 years, accompanied by every one one other accompanied by her kindliness accompanied by every one one other accompanied by selflessness were incomparable.\u003c/p>\u003cp>\"I signify you didn't flat have to exist there to talk to her. You could fair look at how she was, how she acted, how she presented herself. She was an awesome lady,\" he said. \"You see Margie, additional or less, was the brains of the family.\"\u003c/p>\u003cp>Basco said he accompanied by every one one other accompanied by Reckard knew there was something inside the centre of them while inside a short hour dated while they met, accompanied by every one one other accompanied by their actuality accompanied by every one one other was exist fond of something not here of a fairy tale. Reckard was the strong one, he said, accompanied by every one one other accompanied by she's \"going to exist missed a lot.\"\u003c/p>\u003cp>\"We were gonna exist accompanied by every one one other with every one other accompanied by die together,\" he said. \"That was our plan.\"\u003c/p>\u003cp>RAUL AND MARIA FLORES: TOGETHER IN LIFE AND DEATH\u003c/p>\u003cp>Raul accompanied by every one one other accompanied by Maria Flores died while they lived: Together.\u003c/p>\u003cp>Married for 60 years, 83-year-old Raul accompanied by every one one other accompanied by 77-year-old Maria were rarely separated. With the male place for heart surgery on Monday, they had gone to Walmart to buy airbeds for relatives who were expected to exist inside El Paso for the operation. They were fatally report at the store.\u003c/p>\u003cp>Their oldest son, Raul Flores Jr., \u003ca href=\"https://www.washingtonpost.com/nation/2019/08/04/el-paso-shooting-victims/\">told\u003c/a> The Washington Post he took ease inside knowing they were accompanied by every one one other when they died, flat though they didn't deserve to go that way.\u003c/p>\u003cp>\"I tell myself, maybe it's the Lord's way of doing it,\" Flores said. \"Maybe He knew my father wasn't going to build it all over the surgery, accompanied by every one one other accompanied by maybe He knew that if anything happened to my father, my mother would exist destroyed. Maybe that's why He decided to lay clasp of them together.\"\u003c/p>\u003cp>Both born inside Mexico, the place of set of two settled the orient of Los Angeles to lift their family accompanied by every one one other accompanied by former to El Paso concerning place of set of two decades ago.\u003c/p>\u003cp>JAVIER AMIR RODRIGUEZ: HIGH SCHOOL SOPHOMORE\u003c/p>\u003cp>Javier Amir Rodriguez, 15, was starting his sophomore year inside high educational organization when he was fatally report at the store.\u003c/p>\u003cp>The Clint Independent School District, which identified the teen while actuality among the victims Monday, said he attended Horizon High School inside El Paso.\u003c/p>\u003cp>The neighbourhood said it had been inside be in touch accompanied by his family accompanied by every one one other accompanied by sent condolences. Valeria Chavez, a cousin of the youth, \u003ca href=\"https://kfoxtv.com/news/local/students-return-to-school-after-saturdays-tragedy-horizon-hs-loses-one-of-their-own\">told\u003c/a> KFOX-TV that Rodriquez was at the Walmart accompanied by an uncle who described what happened.\u003c/p>\u003cp>\"He told me my cousin had made eye be in touch accompanied by the shooter accompanied by every one one other accompanied by they were inside the border accompanied by every one one other accompanied by while inside a short hour dated while the shooter walked in, he grabbed my cousin. He says he saw the shooter shoot him,\" Chavez said.\u003c/p>\u003cdiv class=\"ad-placeholder\">\u003c/div>\u003cp>The educational organization neighbourhood said counselors would exist available, accompanied by every one one other accompanied by a vigil was place for Monday darkness at the high school's football stadium.\u003c/p>\u003cp>ARTURO BENAVIDES: EASYGOING ARMY VETERAN\u003c/p>\u003cp>Arturo Benavides, a U.S. Army former soldierold hand who former while a bus driver a few years ago, was checking not here at the Walmart store when the gunman entered.\u003c/p>\u003cp>His niece, Jacklin Luna, told the Los Angeles Times that 60-year-old Benavides was among those killed. His wife, Patricia, was sitting on a nearby bench accompanied by every one one other accompanied by was pushed into a washroom for safety, Luna said.\u003c/p>\u003cp>Benavides, who was born accompanied by every one one other accompanied by raised inside El Paso, had worked while a bus driver for El Paso's Sun Metro.\u003c/p>\u003cp>\"I spent my childhood waking up at their house, sitting not here on the front porch accompanied by him on Sunday mornings, listening to the oldies on the radio,\" said Luna, who described him while type accompanied by every one one other accompanied by generous.\u003c/p>\u003cp>His nephew, Ruben Rojas, said Benavides was an \"easygoing\" male who enjoyed watching sports accompanied by every one one other accompanied by was excessively a good Roman Catholic who went to Mass.\u003c/p>\u003cp>IVAN MANZANO: A FRIENDLY AND PRACTICAL MAN\u003c/p>\u003cp>Ivan Manzano, who had a 5-year-old feminine child accompanied by every one one other accompanied by 9-year-old son, was from Ciudad Ju├írez, Mexico, accompanied by every one one other accompanied by ran a labour that supplies orthopedic implants.\u003c/p>\u003cp>His wife, Adriana Manzano, learned from the FBI that he was killed inside the shooting inside the Walmart. She traveled to the Mexican consulate inside El Paso on Monday to repatriate her husband's body, accompanied by every one one other accompanied by said he was known by everyone while friendly, serene — \"very practical.\"\u003c/p>\u003cp>Adriana Manzano said she has told her children only that their father had died inside an \"accident,\" believing that giving a filled clarification ability source resentments.\u003c/p>\u003cp>A relative inside Ciudad Juarez who asked not to exist named since extended family was not speaking to the press described Manzano while a loving son accompanied by every one one other accompanied by father. The relative said that following Manzano's mother had a heart assault inside April accompanied by every one one other accompanied by required surgery, he practically moved inside accompanied by her to detector her progress.\u003c/p>\u003cp>The relative said that on Saturday, Manzano accompanied by every one one other accompanied by a friend had crossed the border to store inside El Paso.\u003c/p>\u003cp>JORDAN ANCHONDO: 'GAVE HER LIFE' FOR HER BABY\u003c/p>\u003cp>Jordan Anchondo was among those killed inside El Paso, Anchondo's feminine sibling said, accompanied by every one one other accompanied by she apparently died while protecting her 2-month-old son from the hail of bullets.\u003c/p>\u003cp>Leta Jamrowski of El Paso spoke to The Associated Press while she paced a waiting space at the University Medical Center of El Paso, where her 2-month-old nephew was actuality treated for broken bones — the consequence of his mother's fall.\u003c/p>\u003cp>\"From the baby's injuries, they said that additional than probable my feminine sibling was trying to shield him,\" she said. \"So when she got report she was holding him accompanied by every one one other accompanied by she fell on him, so that's why he broke some of his bones. So he attractive a a large amount of lived since she gave her life.\"\u003c/p>\u003cp>Jordan, a mother of three, accompanied by every one one other accompanied by Andre Anchondo had dropped off her 5-year elderly feminine child at cheerleading practice earlier to going to store for educational organization supplies Saturday at Walmart. They never returned.\u003c/p>\u003cp>ANDRE ANCHONDO: HAD TURNED HIS LIFE AROUND\u003c/p>\u003cp>Andre Anchondo — the husband of Jordan Anchondo — had not lengthy ago turned his actuality around following struggles accompanied by medicine dependence accompanied by every one one other accompanied by run-ins accompanied by the law, a friend recalled.\u003c/p>\u003cp>On Sunday night, John Jamrowski, the grandad of Jordan Anchondo, said inside a text message that his family has been notified of Andre Anchondo's death.\u003c/p>\u003cp>Friend Koteiba \"Koti\" Azzam had fond memories of Andre Anchondo.\u003c/p>\u003cp>\"I deep affection the guy,\" Azzam said inside a phone gathering from San Marcos, Texas. \"He had the personality accompanied by every one one other accompanied by the charisma.\"\u003c/p>\u003cp>Azzam said Andre Anchondo had started a labour inside El Paso, building things from granite accompanied by every one one other accompanied by stone, accompanied by every one one other accompanied by made it victorious into with every one other accompanied by not here of firm work. He excessively was on the verge of completing a family home.\u003c/p>\u003cp>\"It makes you question your trust almost,\" said Azzam, who is Muslim. \"But God didn't have a small part inside it. The hands of male altered my friend's actuality inside a drastic way.\"\u003c/p>\u003cp>ANGIE ENGLISBEE: DEVOTED TO FAMILY, GOD\u003c/p>\u003cp>Angie Englisbee, 86, loved to watch sports accompanied by every one one other accompanied by \"General Hospital\" on television, nevertheless a relative said it was her children accompanied by every one one other accompanied by devout trust that drew her eventual devotion.\u003c/p>\u003cp>Jacob Hallberg wrote a tribute on his Facebook page saying the woman, killed inside the store shooting inside Texas, was widowed at an early number of years accompanied by every one one other accompanied by raised septet children on her own.\u003c/p>\u003cp>\"Working numerous jobs at the same hour dated to feed her family, actuality was hard. Through her firm labour her children all became strong nevertheless extremely caring accompanied by every one one other accompanied by compassionate accompanied by every one one other accompanied by productive members of our community,\" he wrote.\u003c/p>\u003cp>Hallberg described his grandmother while praying daily, attending pile regularly at her Roman Catholic house of God accompanied by every one one other accompanied by always actuality prepared for company.\u003c/p>\u003cp>\"She made the extremely finest scarlet beans accompanied by every one one other accompanied by rice accompanied by every one one other accompanied by scarlet chili pozole. She always had a heated cuisine utensil of fresh joe for her visitors accompanied by every one one other accompanied by a fast meal,\" he wrote.\u003c/p>\u003cp>____\u003c/p>\u003cp>DAYTON, OHIO\u003c/p>\u003cp>DERRICK FUDGE: DEVOTED TO HIS SON, SALVATION ARMY VOLUNTEER\u003c/p>\u003cp>Derrick Fudge died inside the firm of the son he loved so much.\u003c/p>\u003cp>Jeffrey Fudge, Fudge's brother, said the 57-year-old male stopped by a gathering on Saturday earlier to heading to the Oregon District entertainment area for a birthday commemoration accompanied by a category that included his son Dion Green.\u003c/p>\u003cp>The category was leaving a club when Fudge was shot, his male sibling casual broBritish casual bruvver said.\u003c/p>\u003cp>\"Even though that was a tragic incident, I convey gratitude to God that he got to exist there accompanied by his son. And I'm saddened that it happened the way it happened nevertheless at least he was accompanied by family, you know, accompanied by the one he loved the most inside this world,\" he said.\u003c/p>\u003cp>Fudge was known for wanting to assist others at the Salvation Army office where he helped not here while a volunteer accompanied by every one one other accompanied by bell-ringer. Speaking to WLWT-TV, Ray Ryan, who worked alongside Fudge, described a male who was affectionate accompanied by every one one other accompanied by compassionate.\u003c/p>\u003cp>\"Every day, I remember him popping his head inside accompanied by every one one other accompanied by being, like, 'Hey, Pastor Ryan how are you?'\" said Ray.\u003c/p>\u003cp>THOMAS McNICHOLS: FATHER OF FOUR\u003c/p>\u003cp>Known by the nickname \"TeeJay,\" 25-year-old Thomas McNichols was the father of four, said aunt Donna Johnson.\u003c/p>\u003cp>After McNichols got off labour from a works on Saturday, Johnson told the Dayton Daily News the place of set of two sat eating Twizzlers accompanied by every one one other earlier to he headed not here accompanied by a cousin. A niece called subsequent telling her to obtain to the shooting scene, Johnson said.\u003c/p>\u003cp>McNichols' children, place of set of two girls accompanied by every one one other accompanied by place of set of two boys, range inside number of years from 2 to 8, she said.\u003c/p>\u003cp>\"Everybody loved him. He was exist fond of a large kid,\" Johnson said. \"When all of the movies go nearer not here - Batman, Black Panther - he would obtain all his nephews accompanied by every one one other accompanied by lay clasp of them to the movies.\"\u003c/p>\u003cp>SAEED SALEH: IMMIGRANT FROM AFRICA, FATHER OF THREE\u003c/p>\u003cp>A native of East Africa who moved to the United States a few years ago, Ohio shooting victim Saeed Saleh was remembered while a \"humble accompanied by every one one other accompanied by quiet person\" by a spokesperson for his family.\u003c/p>\u003cp>Yahya Khamis, president of the Sudanese Community of Dayton, said Monday that he was speaking on behalf of Saleh's family accompanied by every one one other accompanied by coordinating burial plans for the 38-year-old. Khamis said he didn't know Saleh well nevertheless called him kindhearted.\u003c/p>\u003cp>\"He was a extremely good guy,\" Khamis said.\u003c/p>\u003cp>A father of three, Saleh was originally from Eritrea inside East Africa accompanied by every one one other accompanied by subsequent lived inside Sudan earlier to immigrating to the United States a few years ago, he said.\u003c/p>\u003cp>He said Saleh's friends accompanied by every one one other accompanied by family were thankful for the support they had received from the Dayton community.\u003c/p>\u003cp>MONICA BRICKHOUSE: POSITIVE PERSON, SUPERVISOR\u003c/p>\u003cp>Monica Brickhouse was a Springfield, Ohio, native who had been employed while a recuperation expert for Anthem inside Virginia Beach earlier to not lengthy ago relocating spine to Ohio.\u003c/p>\u003cp>Damian Seaton, who worked accompanied by Brickhouse at a border call center earlier to it was closed down, remembered her while an excellent supervisor.\u003c/p>\u003cp>\"She was fair a extremely positive person,\" Seaton \u003ca href=\"https://www.wavy.com/news/local-news/women-who-worked-together-in-virginia-beach-killed-in-dayton-mass-shooting/\">told\u003c/a> WAVY-TV. \"You always knew when you sat accompanied by her you had an easygoing spirit, important anthropoid actuality who was going to assist you, counsel you inside the fair way.\"\u003c/p>\u003cp>Her LinkedIn side view said she received an associate's degree from College for America at Southern New Hampshire University inside 2017 accompanied by every one one other accompanied by volunteered for Toys for Tots. Friend Brittany Hart wrote on Facebook that Brickhouse accompanied by every one one other accompanied by another victim, Beatrice Warren-Curtis, \"checked inside on my family accompanied by every one one other accompanied by made your deep affection for my family known.\"\u003c/p>\u003cp>Brickhouse was excessively small part of Two Good Girls, an event preparation accompanied by every one one other accompanied by catering business, according to her Facebook page.\u003c/p>\u003cp>BEATRICE NICOLE WARREN-CURTIS: HEALTH INSURANCE WORKER WAS SELFLESS\u003c/p>\u003cp>Beatrice Nicole Warren-Curtis, 36, was a friend of Monica Brickhouse, accompanied by every one one other accompanied by they were accompanied by every one one other when they died inside the Dayton massacre.\u003c/p>\u003cp>Anthem Insurance Cos. released a statement saying both women worked for the health insurer accompanied by every one one other accompanied by were \"dear friends.\" Known by her centre name, Warren-Curtis worked at the company's Virginia Beach, Virginia, location.\u003c/p>\u003cp>Ricky Brown said he went to educational organization accompanied by Warren-Curtis inside Delaware, her native state, accompanied by every one one other accompanied by considered her a good friend.\u003c/p>\u003cp>Brown \u003ca href=\"https://www.cincinnati.com/story/news/2019/08/05/what-we-know-victims-dayton-shooting/1917652001/\">told\u003c/a> the Cincinnati Enquirer that Warren-Curtis was \"fun, caring, genuine accompanied by every one one other accompanied by selfless.\"\u003c/p>\u003cp>\"She was always supportive, always checked on me,\" he said. \"She had a good heart accompanied by every one one other accompanied by would do anything for anyone. She was all-inclusive a great anthropoid actuality to know accompanied by every one one other accompanied by exist around.\"\u003c/p>\u003cp>MEGAN BETTS: GUNMAN'S SISTER WAS ARTISTIC, POLITE\u003c/p>\u003cp>A classmate remembered Ohio shooting victim Megan Betts, the feminine sibling of the gunman, while \"artistic, polite\" accompanied by every one one other accompanied by someone who \"loved going to band class.\"\u003c/p>\u003cp>Addison Brickler, 23, rode the bus to educational organization accompanied by Connor accompanied by every one one other accompanied by Megan Betts. Megan would sit accompanied by her friend on the bus every one one day, Brickler said.\u003c/p>\u003cp>\"She always had a smile on her face,\" Brickler said.\u003c/p>\u003cp>\"It's harder for me to wrap my head around why he would do this to someone, his sister.\"\u003c/p>\u003cp>NICHOLAS CUMER: HELPED CANCER PATIENTS\u003c/p>\u003cp>Nicholas Cumer, a graduate student inside the lord of cancer protected from danger keeping program at Saint Francis University inside Loretto, Pennsylvania, was among those killed inside the Dayton shooting early Sunday.\u003c/p>\u003cp>\"Nicholas was dedicated to caring for others,\" college President Malachi Van Tassell said inside a statement.\u003c/p>\u003cp>The family released a statement into with every one other accompanied by not here of a relative saying they are \"heartbroken by the mislaying of our Nicholas\" accompanied by every one one other accompanied by asking for privacy.\u003c/p>\u003cp>Cumer had been inside Dayton while small part of his internship program accompanied by the Maple Tree Cancer Alliance, which strives to improve the quality of actuality for those accompanied by cancer into with every one other accompanied by not here of exercise, nutrition accompanied by every one one other accompanied by faith.\u003c/p>\u003cp>\"He was well liked accompanied by every one one other accompanied by respected by everyone on our team, accompanied by every one one other accompanied by we all will fail to hit him extremely much,\" the organization said inside a statement. Cumer was a week away from completing his internship.\u003c/p>\u003cp>Van Tassell said a Mass inside Cumer's ability to remember will exist arranged on campus this week.\u003c/p>\u003cp>LOIS OGLESBY: NURSING STUDENT WHO WANTED TO CARE FOR CHILDREN\u003c/p>\u003cp>Lois Oglesby, 27, was inside nursing educational organization accompanied by every one one other accompanied by looked forward to a career that would build the most of her deep affection for children, her cousin said. She was excessively the mother of a newborn accompanied by every one one other accompanied by had an older daughter.\u003c/p>\u003cp>Derasha Merrett told the Dayton Daily News that she was up feeding her own newborn when a friend called her at 3 a.m. Sunday to tell her, into with every one other accompanied by not here of sobs, that Oglesby had died inside the Dayton shooting.\u003c/p>\u003cp>\"She was a wonderful mother, a wonderful person,\" Merrett said. \"I have cried so much, I can't cry anymore.\"\u003c/p>\u003cp>Merrett said she accompanied by every one one other accompanied by her cousin grew up inside the same house of God accompanied by every one one other accompanied by that Oglesby worked at her children's day protected from danger keeping center.\u003c/p>\u003cp>\"We all grew up inside this little town,\" Merrett said. \"We're all family.\"\u003c/p>\u003cp>LOGAN TURNER: 'GENEROUS AND LOVING,' HAD JUST TURNED 30\u003c/p>\u003cp>Just days past his 30th birthday, Logan Turner was \"very generous accompanied by every one one other accompanied by loving accompanied by every one one other accompanied by the world's finest son,\" mother Danita Turner told the Dayton Daily News.\u003c/p>\u003cp>\"Everyone loved Logan,\" she said. \"He was a happy-go-lucky guy.\"\u003c/p>\u003cp>Turner said her son was not here accompanied by a few friends when he was report fair outer external outside a bar inside Dayton's famous Oregon District.\u003c/p>\u003cp>Turner had a degree from Sinclair Community College accompanied by every one one other accompanied by went on to exist paid an engineering degree from the University of Toledo, his mother said. He excessively attended Wright State University for a while, according to Seth Bauguess, spokesperson for the college inside Dayton.\u003c/p>\u003cp>Turner's mother said he had not lengthy ago started employed while a machinist at a firm inside Springboro.\u003c/p>\u003cp>___\u003c/p>\u003cp>Stengle reported from Dallas. Lee reported from El Paso. AP reporters Amy Guthrie inside Mexico City; Christopher Sherman inside Ciudad Juarez; Andrew Selsky inside Salem, Oregon; Lisa Cornwell inside Cincinnati, Ohio; Julie Carr Smyth inside Columbus, Ohio; Becky Bohrer inside Juneau, Alaska; Jay Reeves inside Birmingham, Alabama; accompanied by every one one other accompanied by AP researchers Jennifer Farrar, Randy Herschaft accompanied by every one one other accompanied by Rhonda Shafner inside New York accompanied by every one one other accompanied by Monika Mathur inside Washington contributed to this report.\u003c/p>\u003cp>___\u003c/p>\u003cp>This tale has been corrected to reflect that Brickhouse accompanied by every one one other accompanied by not Warren-Curtis had not lengthy ago relocated to 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Lindsey Graham, R-S.C., accompanied by every one one other accompanied by Richard Blumenthal, D-Conn., is gaining momentum following weekend pile shootings inside Texas accompanied by every one one other accompanied by Ohio. The still-emerging scheme would create a confederate permit program to encourage states to adopt \"red flag\" laws to lay clasp of guns away from people believed to exist a danger to themselves or others.\u003c/p>\u003cp>A similar invoice never came up for a ballot inside the GOP-controlled Senate last year, nevertheless both parties convey hope that this year will exist different. President Donald Trump has signaled support for the plan.\u003c/p>\u003cp>\"We must build sure that those judged to constitute a burying place chance to condition safety do not have access to firearms accompanied by every one one other accompanied by that if they do those firearms tin exist taken into with every one other accompanied by not here of fast due process,\" Trump said inside a White House speech Monday.\u003c/p>\u003cdiv class=\"ad-placeholder\" data='autoembed'>\u003c/div>\u003cp>Many pile shootings \"involved individuals who showed signs of brutal behavior that are either ignored or not followed up on,\" said Graham, chairperson of the strong Senate Judiciary Committee. \"State scarlet banner laws will provide the tools for rules with every one other accompanied by regulations enforcement to do something concerning numerous of these situations earlier to it's excessively late.\"\u003c/p>\u003cdiv id='afs:Card:171941499929' class='hub-peek-embed' content-id='cf7f60988ffc49d890136b77dee4528f'>Hub peek embed (Gunviolence) - Compressed layout (automatic embed) \u003c/div>\u003cp>In an gathering Tuesday, Blumenthal said there's \"a growing wave of support on both sides of the aisle\" for the red-flag scheme — additional momentum inside fact \"than some other firearm violence plan\" actuality debated inside Congress, including a proposal Blumenthal supports to need general background checks for firearm purchases.\u003c/p>\u003cp>A closer look at scarlet banner laws, which have been adopted by at least 17 states accompanied by every one one other accompanied by the District of Columbia, including a rules with every one other accompanied by regulations place to lay clasp of effect Aug. 24 inside New York. Most of the laws have been approved since the February 2018 pile shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School inside Parkland, Florida.\u003c/p>\u003cp>__\u003c/p>\u003cp>HOW DOES A RED FLAG LAW WORK?\u003c/p>\u003cp>In general, scarlet banner or \"extreme chance defence order\" laws permit courts to matter temporary orders barring someone from possessing guns based on some showing of imminent danger or a chance of misuse.\u003c/p>\u003cp>State laws vary, nevertheless most stipulate that only specific people — normally family or family members — may petition a court of rules and regulations of rules with every one other accompanied by regulations for an extreme chance defence order. In some cases, a preliminary order may exist granted lacking earlier watching to the anthropoid actuality who is the theme of the order.\u003c/p>\u003cdiv class=\"ad-placeholder\" data='autoembed'>\u003c/div>\u003cp>Such an order typically is brief, ranging from a few days to concerning trio weeks. Once the anthropoid actuality who is alleged to constitute a chance of firearm violence has been specified an chance to respond, a additional permanent order may exist granted, typically for up to a year.\u003c/p>\u003cp>Importantly to Graham accompanied by every one one other accompanied by other supporters, earlier to an order tin exist entered, some factual showing must exist made that the theme of the order poses a chance of using a firearm to wound themselves or others.\u003c/p>\u003cp>__\u003c/p>\u003cp>WHAT IS THE FEDERAL PROPOSAL?\u003c/p>\u003cp>Graham accompanied by every one one other accompanied by Blumenthal are still developing the plan, nevertheless a similar invoice proposed last year by Florida Sens. Marco Rubio accompanied by every one one other accompanied by Bill Nelson essentially would pay states to tool scarlet banner rules with every one other accompanied by regulations programs. A provide last year by Graham accompanied by every one one other accompanied by Blumenthal to permit confederate courts retain guns away from people who show warning signs of violence failed to source political support.\u003c/p>\u003cdiv class=\"ad-placeholder\" data='autoembed'>\u003c/div>\u003cp>Blumenthal called the failed try to create a confederate program a learning experience accompanied by every one one other accompanied by said the new proposal would place a national standard that states must meet inside order to exist eligible for confederate grants. He compared it to confederate main main highway laws where grants are dependent on states setting percentage limits or drunk-driving standards.\u003c/p>\u003cp>\"If you have percentage limits, you obtain the money,\" he said, adding that the scarlet banner rules with every one other accompanied by regulations would operate on the same principle.\u003c/p>\u003cp>__\u003c/p>\u003cp>HOW MUCH WOULD IT COST?\u003c/p>\u003cp>Costs are still actuality worked out, nevertheless whatever the amount, \"it's a small fraction of the losses — both monetary accompanied by every one one other accompanied by inside the mislaying of actuality — while a consequence of firearm violence,\" Blumenthal said.\u003c/p>\u003cp>__\u003c/p>\u003cp>WHO SUPPORTS THE PLAN?\u003c/p>\u003cp>Nearly all Senate Democrats support scarlet banner laws, down accompanied by a growing number of Republicans, including Pennsylvania's Pat Toomey, Indiana's Mike Braun accompanied by every one one other accompanied by Iowa's Chuck Grassley, a former Judiciary chairman. South Dakota Sen. John Thune, the second-ranking Senate Republican, told the Argus Leader inside Sioux Falls that he's \"confident Congress will exist intelligent to find usual ground on the inappropriately namedsupposed 'red flag' issue.\"\u003c/p>\u003cdiv class=\"ad-placeholder\" data='autoembed'>\u003c/div>\u003cp>Sen. Rob Portman, R-Ohio, told reporters Tuesday he is not shut to the proposal, noting that the alleged shooter inside Dayton, Ohio, had inappropriately namedsupposed kill lists of intended targets. \"Clearly people knew something was incorrect accompanied by this guy, accompanied by every one one other accompanied by yet nobody went to the real authorities or the real authorities didn't respond,\" Portman said.\u003c/p>\u003cp>A scarlet banner rules with every one other accompanied by regulations may \"bridge this matter of the guns accompanied by every one one other accompanied by the intellectual health issue, where you identify important anthropoid actuality who has a intellectual health history that ability not exist formally diagnosed, nevertheless that people know about,\" he said.\u003c/p>\u003cp>__\u003c/p>\u003cp>WHERE IS SENATE MAJORITY LEADER MITCH MCCONNELL?\u003c/p>\u003cp>The Kentucky Republican, who has adopted the nickname the \"Grim Reaper\" to commemorate his favourable consequence at blocking Democratic bills, is widely considered the single biggest roadblock to changes inside firearm laws or some significant legislation inside Congress. McConnell has not publicly indicated a position on scarlet banner laws nevertheless said inside a statement Monday that \"Senate Republicans are prepared to do our part\" to address firearm violence. He said he has spoken accompanied by Graham accompanied by every one one other accompanied by other committee chairs accompanied by every one one other accompanied by asked them to exist convinced by concerning \"potential solutions to assist retain protected from danger our communities lacking infringing on Americans' constitutional rights.\"\u003c/p>\u003cdiv class=\"ad-placeholder\" data='autoembed'>\u003c/div>\u003cp>Congress passed a self-effacing measure last year to shore up the confederate background checks system accompanied by every one one other accompanied by approved a permit program to place an extremity to educational organization violence — signs that deed on firearm violence is possible, McConnell said.\u003c/p>\u003cp>__\u003c/p>\u003cp>WHAT ABOUT THE NRA?\u003c/p>\u003cp>A National Rifle Association spokeswoman declined to comment. 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It has been the NRA's long-standing position that those who have been adjudicated while a danger to themselves or others should not have access to firearms accompanied by every one one other accompanied by should exist admitted for treatment.\"\u003c/p>","alertLinkDateTime":null,"storyLayout":null,"reporters":[],"headlinePlacement":null,"relatedStoryEmbeds":null,"disableNativo":false}]},{"id":"urn:publicid:ap.org:07f9f83f09754fa8b5a2725a8b60eec1","shortId":"urn:publicid:ap.org:07f9f83f09754fa8b5a2725a8b60eec1","allowAd":true,"borderColor":null,"cardTitle":null,"cardHeadline":null,"cardType":"Wire Story","collectionTagObjs":null,"embedCardTitleColor":null,"disclaimerText":null,"dividerColor":null,"expandedStoryCount":null,"headlineWidget":null,"hubPeekLinkText":null,"hubPeekTagId":null,"hubPeekTagName":null,"hubPeekCanonicalName":null,"hubPeekIsPr":null,"minimizedStoryCount":null,"tagObjs":[{"id":"apf-politics","name":"Politics","canonicalName":"politics","isPr":false},{"id":"Crime","name":"Crime","canonicalName":"crime","isPr":false},{"id":"Shootings","name":"Shootings","canonicalName":"shootings","isPr":false},{"id":"DonaldTrump","name":"Donald Trump","canonicalName":"donald-trump","isPr":false}],"textColor":null,"layoutType":"Small Photo","customLayoutType":"null","styleName":"Standard","endDateTime":"2019-08-09 15:15:00","notificationUrl":null,"notificationText":null,"notificationTitle":null,"notificationType":null,"notificationUpdated":null,"contents":[{"id":"urn:publicid:ap.org:07f9f83f09754fa8b5a2725a8b60eec1","shortId":"07f9f83f09754fa8b5a2725a8b60eec1","bylines":"By COLLEEN LONG","canonicalUrl":"","contentType":"text","disableConnatix":false,"downloadSettings":null,"embedCaption":null,"embedHeight":null,"embedHTML":null,"embedLinkURL":null,"firstWords":"\u003cp>WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is calling for new demise punishment legislation while an answer to hate crimes accompanied by every one one other accompanied by pile killings. 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But whether that would deter shooters is questionable — mostly since most don't exist to face trial.\u003c/p>\u003cp>More than fifty per cent of the perpetrators of pile shootings since 2006 have ended up deceased at the scene of their crimes, either killed by others or dying by suicide, according to a database compiled by The Associated Press, USA Today accompanied by every one one other accompanied by Northeastern University.\u003c/p>\u003cp>Death punishment scholars accompanied by every one one other accompanied by psychologists speak killers motivated by ideology are unlikely to exist deterred by punishment. Most of them are willing to die or comprehend the chance accompanied by every one one other accompanied by prepare for it. Some want the fame that an execution could potentially convey to their cause.\u003c/p>\u003cdiv class=\"ad-placeholder\">\u003c/div>\u003cp>\"In fact, inside the instance of terrorism, it ability exist worse than that since you have the extremely real possibility of creating martyrs,\" said Gary LaFree, head of the Department of Criminology accompanied by every one one other accompanied by Criminal Justice at the University of Maryland, accompanied by every one one other accompanied by co-founder of the National Consortium for the Study of Terrorism accompanied by every one one other accompanied by Responses to Terrorism.\u003c/p>\u003cp>\u003ca href=\"https://www.apnews.com/7047bea466f143d1ad9f61530e34af27\">Trump's remarks\u003c/a> Monday on the demise punishment followed weekend attacks that killed a total of 31 people inside Dayton, Ohio, accompanied by every one one other accompanied by El Paso, Texas. The shooting have a suspicion inside El Paso is believed to have posted a racist, anti-immigrant screed on the internet earlier to the shooting. The motive inside Dayton remains unknown.\u003c/p>\u003cp>Trump said he was ordering the Justice Department to propose legislation ensuring that \"those who commit hate crimes accompanied by every one one other accompanied by pile murders face the demise penalty, accompanied by every one one other accompanied by that this earliest city punishment exist delivered quickly, decisively, accompanied by every one one other accompanied by lacking years of needless delay.\"\u003c/p>\u003cp>The demise punishment was one of some steps Trump outlined that embrace conservative responses to pile shootings — such while denouncing video games accompanied by every one one other accompanied by calling for changes inside intellectual health laws — while brushing to one side Democratic calls for stricter \u003ca href=\"https://www.apnews.com/9f789ae6601f4bb78a2180aed897772f/gallery/9ccc25cd2f2d494189a76064fc5f083e\">gun regulations\u003c/a> accompanied by every one one other accompanied by demands that he spine off his virulent anti-immigrant rhetoric.\u003c/p>\u003cp>But the deterrent effect of the demise punishment has lengthy been questioned. Several studies have shown it doesn't labour to lessen crime. And perpetrators of pile killings are by that hour dated theme to the demise punishment inside 30 states while well while under confederate law. According to an analysis from the Death Penalty Information Center, all nevertheless place of set of two of the states where pile shootings have occurred by that hour dated have earliest city punishment.\u003c/p>\u003cdiv class=\"ad-placeholder\">\u003c/div>\u003cp>The El Paso shooting occurred flat though Texas has used the demise punishment a lengthy way additional than some other state, executing 108 prisoners since 2010.\u003c/p>\u003cp>\"Look at Dylan Roof,\" said Miriam Gohara, a Yale University rules with every one other accompanied by regulations professor who studies the demise penalty, referring to the \u003ca href=\"https://www.apnews.com/ba912545b5dc40729c80328d598ac550\">man convicted accompanied by every one one other accompanied by sentenced to death\u003c/a> inside the racist 2015 killings at a Charleston church. \"He has been sentenced to death. And that clearly did not dissuade these people.\"\u003c/p>\u003cp>Of the 82 condition pile shootings since 2006, 30 gunmen killed themselves accompanied by every one one other accompanied by 16 were killed, according to the AP/USA Today/Northeastern database. Fourteen are serving actuality sentences, 12 are awaiting trial, accompanied by every one one other accompanied by only trio have been specified the demise penalty. There was excessively one who committed self-destruction while inside custody. Others received other penalties accompanied by every one one other accompanied by one have a suspicion had charges dropped.\u003c/p>\u003cp>The database tracks every one one pile killing inside the country dating spine to 2006, defined while involving quartet or additional people killed (not including the offender) over 24 hours, anyway of weapon, location, victim-offender link or motive.\u003c/p>\u003cp>The confederate demise punishment was reinstated inside 1988, though real executions rare. The management has place to demise only trio defendants since 1988, the most recent of which occurred inside 2003, when Louis Jones was executed for the 1995 kidnapping, rape accompanied by every one one other accompanied by murder of a feminine soldier.\u003c/p>\u003cp>The Justice Department has continued to concur accompanied by demise punishment prosecutions accompanied by every one one other accompanied by confederate courts have sentenced defendants to death. Attorney General William Barr not lengthy ago ordered the Bureau of Prisons \u003ca href=\"https://www.apnews.com/1ab434fcc31e429089eb5e14de0d1324\">to scheme executions again\u003c/a> , starting inside December.\u003c/p>\u003cp>Experts speak demise punishment cases are hour dated consuming accompanied by every one one other accompanied by costly, accompanied by every one one other accompanied by propose the money would exist better spent inside intellectual health. And since there isn't one motivator that pushes someone into violence, there isn't a panacea answer.\u003c/p>\u003cp>For one thing, psychologists haven't been intelligent to learning numerous of the shooters, said Frank Farley, a Temple University learning of the cerebrum professor accompanied by every one one other accompanied by former president of the American Psychological Association. \"Because so numerous of them never survive, there's no indeed indeed fabulous learning on the learning of the cerebrum of pile killers,\" he said.\u003c/p>\u003cp>___\u003c/p>\u003cp>Associated Press facts editor Meghan Hoyer contributed to this report.\u003c/p>","alertLinkDateTime":null,"storyLayout":null,"reporters":[],"headlinePlacement":null,"relatedStoryEmbeds":null,"disableNativo":true}]}],"headlineWidget":false,"hubPeekLinkText":null,"hubPeekTagId":"Shootings","hubPeekTagName":"Shootings","hubPeekCanonicalName":"shootings","hubPeekIsPr":false,"minimizedStoryCount":null,"tagObjs":[],"textColor":"#000000","layoutType":"Column List","customLayoutType":null,"styleName":"Compressed","endDateTime":null,"teamLimit":25,"medalCounts":null,"medalsUpdated":null,"olympicYear":null,"notificationUrl":null,"notificationText":null,"notificationTitle":null,"notificationType":null,"notificationUpdated":null,"adUnits":null,"displayPositionHome":null,"displayPositionApp":null,"featuredCard":null,"publishedDate":"2022-09-14 16:47:21","enableTblRegion":false}},"loadedAt":{"afs:Card:330807575709-27d267234406d0bb6b3d102b9dc0c0b8":1663878023649},"expiration":120000},"content":{"loading":{},"error":{},"data":{"urn:publicid:ap.org:27d267234406d0bb6b3d102b9dc0c0b8":{"id":"urn:publicid:ap.org:27d267234406d0bb6b3d102b9dc0c0b8","shortId":"27d267234406d0bb6b3d102b9dc0c0b8","etag":"27d267234406d0bb6b3d102b9dc0c0b8_6a15aza0c0","bylines":"By DAVE COLLINS accompanied by every one one other accompanied by PAT EATON-ROBB","contentType":"text","disableConnatix":false,"downloadSettings":{},"embedCaption":null,"embedHeight":null,"embedHTML":null,"embedLinkURL":null,"firstWords":"\u003cp>WATERBURY, Conn. 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(AP) — Conspiracy theorist Alex Jones took the stand Thursday at his defamation trial inside Connecticut while he tries to boundary the damages he must pay for promoting the untruth that the 2012 Sandy Hook educational organization massacre was a hoax.\u003c/p>\u003cp>More than a dozen family members of some of the 20 children accompanied by every one one other accompanied by sextet educators killed inside the shooting excessively showed up to observation his testimony inside Waterbury Superior Court, which is concerning 20 miles (32 kilometers) from Newtown, where the shooting occurred.\u003c/p>\u003cp>Plaintiffs attorney Christopher Mattei showed a video from Jones' Infowars web show inside which he called the pile shooting "phony while a three-dollar bill\" accompanied by every one one other accompanied by called the parents of the victims "crisis actors."\u003c/p>\u003cp>"Mr. Jones, if someone were to falsely claim that a category of families who had lost loved ones were actors accompanied by every one one other accompanied by had faked the deaths of their loved ones, that would exist a horrible thing to say, correct?" Mattei asked Jones earlier to showing the video.\u003c/p>\u003cdiv class=\"ad-placeholder\" data='autoembed'>\u003c/div>\u003cp>"In the context, it could be, yes," Jones replied. \u003c/p>\u003cp>Jones was found liable last year by default for damages to plaintiffs lacking a trial, while punishment for what the judge called his repeated failures to turn over documents to their lawyers. The six-member jury is now deciding how a a large amount of Jones accompanied by every one one other accompanied by Free Speech Systems, Infowars' parent company, should pay the families for defaming them accompanied by every one one other accompanied by intentionally inflicting emotional distress.\u003c/p>\u003cdiv id='afs:Card:330807575709' class='hub-peek-embed' content-id='27d267234406d0bb6b3d102b9dc0c0b8'>Hub peek embed (Shootings) - Compressed layout (automatic embed) \u003c/div>\u003cp>In regularly emotional testimony, family members have described enduring demise threats, in-person harassment accompanied by every one one other accompanied by abusive comments on communal media. Some moved to retain away from the abuse.\u003c/p>\u003cp>Jones has been inside Connecticut this week inside preparation for his appearance. He held a report conference Wednesday outer external outside the courthouse, bashing the proceedings — while he has on his Infowars show — while a "travesty of justice" accompanied by every one one other accompanied by calling the judge a "tyrant." He made similar comments on his way into the courthouse Thursday.\u003c/p>\u003cp>"This is not really a trial," he said. "This is a show trial, a literal kangaroo court."\u003c/p>\u003cp>The plaintiffs attorneys began by asking Jones whether he believed Judge Barbara Bellis was a tyrant accompanied by every one one other accompanied by whether he calls a a large amount of people tyrants.\u003c/p>\u003cp>"Only when they lay clasp of deed exist fond of it," he said.\u003c/p>\u003cp>Jones excessively was asked concerning a page on his Infowars location that called the trial a "kangaroo court" accompanied by every one one other accompanied by advertisements on that page. He said the page was created by his staff, nevertheless called it a "good report." He excessively was asked concerning done every one one day profit reports. Jones said he could not answer that question, nevertheless denied he saw the trial while a marketing opportunity.\u003c/p>\u003cdiv class=\"ad-placeholder\" data='autoembed'>\u003c/div>\u003cp>On his show, he has called the trial an assault on lacking ask in remittance speech accompanied by every one one other accompanied by when asked Thursday how important he felt the proceeding was, he answered, "I exist convinced by this is historic."\u003c/p>\u003cp>Jones excessively said that credibility accompanied by his audience is not the most important thing to him. "It's crushing the globalists," he said.\u003c/p>\u003cp>Bellis began the day by going over the topics that Jones could not allude to inside his testimony: lacking ask in remittance speech rights; the Sandy Hook families' $73 million settlement this year accompanied by gun-maker Remington (the firm made the Bushmaster rummage used to kill the victims at Sandy Hook); the percentage of Jones' shows that discussed Sandy Hook; accompanied by every one one other accompanied by whether he profited from those shows or a similar instance inside Texas.\u003c/p>\u003cdiv class=\"ad-placeholder\" data='autoembed'>\u003c/div>\u003cp>"This is not the suitable forum for you to provide that testimony," Bellis said. Jones indicated that he understood.\u003c/p>\u003cp>But the jury had to exist sent not here of the courtroom some times while attorneys argued concerning the scope of Jones' answers.\u003c/p>\u003cp>"You're going to obtain your exercise today, for those of you who exist dressed inside Fitbits," the judge told jurors.\u003c/p>\u003cp>During the lunch break, Jones on one instance additional complained to reporters concerning not actuality intelligent to testify that he is "innocent,\" nevertheless said he does have some regrets concerning the contented of his broadcasts dealing accompanied by Sandy Hook.\u003c/p>\u003cp>"I've said things I inside all likelihood shouldn't have said," he added. "I didn't register the ability I had. And I've seen the families, I've met some of the families. I exist convinced by they're real people. But it's the media accompanied by every one one other accompanied by the lawyers that retain bringing it up accompanied by every one one other accompanied by misrepresenting what I said accompanied by every one one other accompanied by what I did."\u003c/p>\u003cdiv class=\"ad-placeholder\" data='autoembed'>\u003c/div>\u003cp>Jones excessively has been found liable by default inside place of set of two similar lawsuits over the hoax lies inside his hometown of Austin, Texas, where a jury inside one of the trials ordered Jones last month to \u003ca href=\"https://apnews.com/article/shootings-austin-texas-violence-e067a8bc031ce48be0810764c7bb3c18\">pay almost $50 million\u003c/a> inside damages to the parents of one of the children killed. A third trial inside Texas is expected to begin near the extremity of the year.\u003c/p>\u003cp>When Jones faced the Texas jury last month accompanied by every one one other accompanied by testified under oath, he toned down his rhetoric. 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