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PHOTOS: Student Walkout At Corner Canyon High School

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Students gather outside Corner Canyon High School in Draper, Utah.

This morning, students across the country participated in a walkout to honor the victims of last month's Parkland, Florida shooting and vocalize support for gun control. At Corner Canyon High School in Draper, students gathered at a nearby park.

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Student organizers August Burton (left), Grant Croshaw (middle) and Darienne Debrule (right) review prepared remarks moments before the 10 a.m. walkout.

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Students begin crossing the school parking lot to a nearby park.

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Senior August Burton leads the students in 17 minutes of silence to honor the 17 Parkland, Florida victims.

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Senior Darienne Debrule speaks to the crowd about the need for stricter gun laws.

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Students listen to messages from their peers.

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After 17 minutes the students file back into the school and return to class.

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