Appalachian School of Law, 2002: Armed student forces gunman to surrender

On Jan. 16, 2002,a gunman at Virginia's Appalachian School of Law tried to do a rampage similar to this latest one. However, a student with his firearm faced the attacker and forced him to surrender.

Since a man defending himself and a bunch of other people does not meet the expectancy major broadcast corporations have on their mind, they tried to sink the story.

Fortunately, one journalist had the courage to reveal it:

Larry Elder: The media that couldn't shoot straight

Posted: February 13, 2002
8:30 p.m. Eastern