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Clark County Schools Won't Warn Parents Of Safe Gun Storage

LAS VEGAS (AP) — The Clark County school board rejected a measure that would have allowed the largest school district in Nevada to send information to parents about safe gun storage.

The Las Vegas Sun reported that the board on Thursday voted 4-3 against requiring parents and guardians in the Clark County School District to sign a document acknowledging firearms at home are secured.

The document would have been distributed with registration materials.

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The school board president says the resolution was considered partly because of an increase in suicides across Clark County and in the school district during the coronavirus pandemic