Students stage walk-outs across U.S. in solidarity with Parkland students

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Students from a Maryland high school walked out of class to march on the U.S. Capitol. Photo: Win McNamee / Getty Images

High school and middle school students from across the United States staged walk-outs Wednesday to show support to the students of Stoneman Douglas High School. In the wake of the mass school shooting in Parkland, Florida that took 17 lives, students have been appealing directly to lawmakers to reform gun laws.

Below, a look at the nationwide protests...