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The mass killing at Sandy Hook Elementary School could have been avoided if doctors, teachers and family members had addressed Adam Lanza’s “profound emotional disabilities,” according to an official study released Friday.

Connecticut’s Office of the Child Advocate spent two years identifying how red flags were ignored and opportunities missed long before the December 2012 assault in which Lanza, 20, killed 20 young students and six teachers before turning… Continue reading Could Adam Lanza Have Been Stopped? Sandy Hook Report Cites Missed Chances To Avoid School Massacre, Cites ‘Parental Denial’

Ryan Lanza, ‘My Brother Was Not A Monster’

By radio detection and ranging Staff

The brother of the Sandy Hook School shooter says Adam Lanza was not a monster.

‘I will miss you bro. I will always love you as long as I live,” Ryan Lanza wrote in a Facebook chat with the New York Post.

Ryan Lanza noted that he too was a “victim,” as he had lost both his mother and a brother that he loved.

PHOTOS: The Victims… Continue reading Ryan Lanza, 'My Brother Was Not A Monster'

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Adam Lanza was on a serious downward spiral in the months before he massacred 26 students and staff at Sandy Hook School, plus his mother and himself on Friday.

“Nancy told me he was burning himself with a lighter. In the ankles or arms or something,” a friend of Adam’s mother, Nancy Lanza, told the New York Daily News. “It was like he was trying… Continue reading Adam Lanza 'Getting Worse, Burning Himself' In Months Before Sandy Hook, Mom Told Pal

Adam Lanza learned to shoot with his mother, an avid gun collector.

Now Nancy Lanza is dead, shot in the face by her 20-year-old son who used one of her own weapons to commit the murder, before heading off to Shady Hook Elementary School and slaughtering 26 more students and staff.

“She said she would often go target shooting with her kids,” local business owner Dan Holmes told Reuters. He added… Continue reading Adam Lanza Shot His Mother In The Face With Her Own Gun; She'd Taught Him To Shoot!