“It’s more than just education; it’s about acceptance, not just tolerance.”
“The E.O. Green School shooting was the shooting murder of Lawrence “Larry” King, a 15-year-old student at E.O. Green Junior High School in Oxnard, California, United States, on February 12, 2008.
The perpetrator of the shooting is identified as 14-year-old Brandon McInerney. It was reported that the motivation for the crime was due to McInerney suspecting that King was gay, and as such, would be deemed a hate crime.”