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$36M judgement against teen who started wildfire

From Wikipedia:

The Eagle Creek Fire was a destructive wildfire in the Columbia River Gorge in the U.S. states of Oregon and Washington. The fire was started on September 2, 2017, reportedly caused by teenagers igniting fireworks during a burn ban.[2] In mid-September, highway closures and local evacuations were gradually being lifted.[4] As of September 28, 2017, the fire had consumed 48,831 acres (19,761 ha) and was 46% contained.[5] In late October, fire growth was slowed by rain. On November 30, 2017, the fire was declared fully contained but not yet completely out.[6]

Story here:

https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/post-nation/wp/2018/05/21/teen-who-started-massive-oregon-wildfire-with-fireworks-must-pay-36-million-judge-rules/?noredirect=on&utm_term=.7e6c39b5e880

Based on how the media covers school shootings, shouldn’t this event spark a national conversation about ‘firework control’?  I mean, why are they holding the teen accountable and not banning all fireworks?  Hmmm.

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