Interactive graphic: Guide to Parkland school shooter’s penalty phase trial

Learn more about the 17 victims killed in the Feb. 14, 2018 massacre at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School

Judge Elizabeth Scherer as the state delivers its opening statement during the penalty phase trial of Nikolas Cruz at the Broward County Courthouse in Fort Lauderdale on Monday, July 18, 2022. Cruz previously plead guilty to all 17 counts of premeditated murder and 17 counts of attempted murder in the 2018 shootings. Carline Jean/South Florida Sun Sentinel via AP, Pool) (Carline Jean, © South Florida Sun Sentinel 2022)

Click the links in the graphic below to learn more about who the 17 victims were who died in the mass shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland.

This interactive graphic also includes video testimony from the victims’ loved ones, as well as the testimony of those who were injured in the school shooting.


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