Baldwin shoots two on set with ‘cold gun,’ future safety precautions must be ensured

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Alec Baldwin set off a gun on Thursday at his movie set that was meant to be a ‘cold gun,’ which means it is a prop with no bullets. However, the gun was loaded and killed the cinematographer, Halyna Hutchins, and injured Director Joel Souza.

Betti Kobak ’22, Paper Managing Editor