A court of appeals has decided Martinsville West Middle School will face a jury regarding the school's role in the 2011 shooting of Chance Jackson.
Martinsville schools' newly named acting superintendent Jerry Sanders is taking over after the interim superintendent resigned this week.
Some Indiana school officials trained in disaster response say it may be impossible to prevent events like the ones in Newtown, Connecticut.
The Indiana Court of Appeals says the case was properly waived to an adult court even though the defendant was 15 at the time of the shooting.
The family of Chance Jackson is suing the Martinsville School District for failing to protect their son from Michael Phelps, who shot Jackson on school property
The teenager sentenced for shooting a schoolmate at Martinsville West Middle School now faces more charges for his conduct while in prison.
Phelps will spend 5 of those years on probation, and has been ordered to never have contact with his victim again.
The trial in the shooting of a teenager at Martinsville West Middle School took a turn Monday which ended the bench hearing faster than anyone expected.
The lawyer representing the 16-year old accused of shooting a classmate at Martinsville West Middle School has elected to have a judge hear the case.
Jury selection begins in Clay County today in the trial of a Martinsville teenager accused of shooting a former schoolmate.