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Students walk out of school to demand change to gun laws

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SPOKANE, Wash. -

Tomorrow students across the country and right here in the Spokane area will be walking out of school demanding change to the current gun laws.

Students at Lewis and Clark High School will be walking out starting at 10 a.m. They have invited other schools in the are to join them.

They will have speakers and performers at the event demanding change to the current gun laws in the country.

One of the speakers is Kai Koerber from Stoneman Douglass High School in Parkland, Florida where the Parkland massacre occurred.

Students then plan on marching down to the tribal gathering spot right next to city hall at noon.

Central Valley and University High School students will also be having their own rally tomorrow at Terrace View Park in Spokane Valley.

Their event will start at 10 a.m. where students will march or carpool from the school to the park. They will have speakers as well. The event will last until 1:30 p.m.

The Central Valley High School alt right group will also be having a counter protest at Terrace View Park.

Members of the Washington Education Association are organizing United for Safe Schools: a rally to support the students participating 4-5 p.m. on the steps between the Spokane River and the INB Performing Arts Center in Spokane.

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