Family members of almost all the victims within the 2018 Parkland, Florida, excessive school bloodbath have settled a lawsuit against the federal authorities over the FBI’s failure to act on a tip that the gunman was planning a school capturing, Fox News has confirmed. 

The lawsuit included 16 of the 17 killed at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland. The seventeenth victim’s household selected not to sue.

Parkland school shooter Nikolas Cruz sits on the protection desk with protection lawyer David Wheeler, Friday, Oct. 15, 2021.
((Amy Beth Bennett/South Florida Sun Sentinel through AP, Pool))

Fox News has reached out to their lead lawyer, Kristina Infante, for remark. 

Andrew Pollack, whose 18-year-old daughter Meadow died within the capturing, counseled the FBI for accepting accountability for its inaction, evaluating it to the Broward County school district and sheriff’s workplace, the school safety workers, and the psychologists who handled the shooter. 

He believes all of them failed to stop the shooter and have ducked accountability.

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“The FBI has made changes to make sure this never happens again,” Pollack mentioned.

Students are evacuated by police from Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Fla., during the shooting that took place there in February. 

Students are evacuated by police from Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Fla., throughout the capturing that passed off there in February. 
(AP/South Florida Sun-Sentinel)

About 5 weeks earlier than the Feb. 14, 2018, capturing, an FBI tip line obtained a name saying a former Stoneman Douglas pupil Nikolas Cruz had purchased weapons and deliberate to “slip into a school and start shooting the place up.”

“I know he’s going to explode,” the caller advised the FBI.

FILE: Law enforcement officers block off the entrance to Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School Feb. 15, 2018 in Parkland, Fla., following a deadly shooting at the school.

FILE: Law enforcement officers block off the doorway to Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School Feb. 15, 2018 in Parkland, Fla., following a lethal capturing on the school.
(AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee, File)

But that data was by no means forwarded to the FBI’s South Florida workplace and Cruz was by no means contacted. He had been expelled from the school a 12 months earlier and had a protracted historical past of emotional and behavioral issues.

Cruz, 23, pleaded responsible final month to 17 counts of first-degree homicide. He will obtain both a loss of life sentence or life in jail after a penalty trial that’s scheduled to begin in January.

The Associated Press contributed to this report