Digital Editor

Jaclyn Reiss

Jaclyn Reiss reports on and edits breaking news with a digital-first focus. She has been with the Globe since graduating from BU in 2011, working as a community and metro reporter before becoming a producer and then an editor for

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Florida suspect’s attorney says her client is ‘sad’ and ‘remorseful’

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Public defender Melisa McNeill described her client as “remorseful” — but she also choked up when speaking about the shooting that left 17 people dead.

Students, teachers who survived Florida shooting beg for political action

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Students and teachers who survived the shooting at a Florida high school pleaded for legislative action after their classmates and coaches were killed.

Barack Obama sends forceful message about gun control after Florida shooting

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“We are grieving with Parkland. But we are not powerless,” the former president wrote on Twitter Thursday afternoon.

What we know about the Florida school shooting suspect

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The suspected gunman has been identified as a 19-year-old former student who was previously expelled for disciplinary reasons.