School backpack bans are spreading across the US after Florida shooting

School backpack bans are spreading across the US after Florida shooting
Backpack bans are taking the country by storm in the weeks after the deadly Parkland, Florida high school shooting. (Getty Images)

Schools across the U.S. are banning backpacks in the weeks after the deadly Parkland, Florida, school shooting.

The number of schools banning backpacks after the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School shooting picked up, and it seems like the number is now increasing exponentially.

What are the details?

These are just some of the schools that have banned backpacks — with many of the bans occurring in just the last week:

Anything else?

Here are some other things that have been banned in schools over the years: