Oxford school officials covered up culpability after massacre, lawsuit claims
Ethan Crumbley is led away from the courtroom after a placement hearing at Oakland County Circuit Court on Feb. 22, 2022, in Pontiac, Michigan. - David Guralnick/Pool/Getty Images North America/TNS

DETROIT — The family of a student killed in the Oxford school massacre filed a civil lawsuit Thursday against the district and several officials. The father and older sister of Hana St. Juliana, 14, accused school district officials of manufacturing a cover story to justify letting accused killer Ethan Crumbley return to the classes despite the student exhibiting a "disturbing pattern of behavior." That includes an obsession with guns, access to firearms and being in the "throes of a mental health crisis." The federal lawsuit is the first of its kind by relatives of a slain student and comes f...