Judge orders release of surveillance footage from Florida school shooting
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A Florida judge ruled Monday that surveillance video from outside Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School during the Feb. 14 shooting that left 17 people dead should be made public. 

The judge sided with several news outlets that filed a lawsuit seeking the release of the footage, The Associated Press reported.

The Broward County Sheriff’s Office and School Board fought against the video's release due to their active investigations into the shooting.

The judge stayed his order until noon on Thursday to allow for a possible appeal, the AP reported. 

The footage reportedly shows former deputy Scot Peterson, who was criticized by Sheriff Scott Israel and President TrumpDonald John TrumpGOP lawmakers preparing to vote on bill allowing migrant children to be detained longer than 20 days: report Wasserman Schultz: Infants separated from their parents are in Florida immigrant shelters Ex-White House ethics chief: Sarah Sanders tweet violates ethics laws MORE for not going inside the building to confront the gunman.  

President Trump said last month that he would have run into the high school even if he didn’t have a gun.