A jury will decide if Nikolas Cruz gets the death penalty.

They say Nikolas is a demon, others are not so sure. A jury will decide if Nikolas Cruz gets the death penalty. Nikolas Cruz now 23 years old never had a chance at life. He was born into a rough situation and bounced around in state placements. Then the Parkland shooting happened at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School on Feb. 14, 2018. News media said that Nikolas Cruz was a disgruntled student that had multiple discipline problems and had been expelled when he opened fire killing 14 students and 3 staff. Many of the witnesses have died.

He pled guilty in October 2021 to murdering 17 people at Parkland’s Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in 2018. A jury of 7 men and 5 women was selected this week to consider whether Cruz deserves the death penalty or life behind bars. The sentencing trial is expected to last for four months.

The original story is from Jack DeMarco from the Associated Press, Florida judge won’t delay sentencing for Parkland school shooter.  

Minding Hearts is building advocacy and peer support groups in each state.  The groups are created to raise awareness, educate, and advocate for those that might not otherwise be heard. We are here for encouragement, education, and support. We are here to support families and develop resources that maintain family integrity. We look forward to your support. If you would rather become active by donating, then visit the donation page.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.