Owasso Students Walk Out to Protest Bullying After Non-Binary Teenager's Death

– Nex Benedict, a 16-year-old non-binary student at Owasso High School in Oklahoma, died on February 8th.

– Benedict reported being bullied by classmates and targeted in a fight in a school bathroom.

– Dozens of Owasso students staged a walkout to protest the school's handling of bullying and support the LGBTQ+ community.

– Nex's death sparked vigils and protests against bullying of non-binary youth across Oklahoma and the US.

– Parents reported their children facing discrimination and threats after an Oklahoma law restricting transgender bathroom use.

– Benedict's mother linked the bullying to the recent anti-transgender bathroom bill.

– The cause of death is not yet confirmed, but police say it's not related to the fight.

– No arrests have been made in connection with Benedict's death.