U.S. Air Force could face liability in Texas shooting: legal experts | Reuters

Reuters| Thu Nov 09 13:22:03 EST 2017
(Reuters) - The U.S. Air Force’s failure to report the criminal record of Devin Kelley, the man who shot dead 26 people and wounded 20 more at a Texas church, could expose the service to liability, legal experts said. Lorenzo Flores (L) and Terrie Smith react at a line of crosses in remembrance of those killed in the shooting at the First Baptist Church of Sutherland Springs, Texas, U.S., November 9, 2017. REUTERS/Rick Wilking Kelley was convicted five years ago of assaulting his then-wife and child while he was in the Air Force, offences that made it illegal for him to possess a firearm. The Air Force said on Monday it did not enter that information into a federal database used in backgroun..

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