Dozens Of East High School Students Walk Out Of Class, Urge Lawmakers To Act Against Gun Violence

They were calling on lawmakers to take action on gun violence just days after the deadly shooting at a grocery store in Boulder.

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- The shootings have brought new attention to the debate in Washington over gun legislation. Well, locally today, dozens of students walked out of class in Denver's East High School, calling on lawmakers to take action against gun violence.

ANABELLE MEYERS: It's been affecting us our entire lives. And it's important for us to learn about these issues and to discuss what kind of legislation can happen to solve these issues.

- The students also held a moment of silence for the victims in Boulder.