ABC Pulls 'Scandal' Shooting Episode

The "Scandal" shooting episode was briefly pulled from following the tragic events at Sandy Brook Elementary School in Newtown, Connecticut.

The midseason finale, titled "Blown Away," originally aired on Thursday, December 13 and featured the murder of an entire family. It was originally made available online as part of video library, but was pulled.

"Out of respect for those affected by the tragic events in Newtown, Conn., the 'Scandal' winter finale 'Blown Away' has been temporarily taken down online," ABC said in a message on its website. "We know fans are excited to see the episode, and we will update this post the moment we know when it will be available in the Full Episode Player and the ABC Player Apps."

The episode has since been restored, with ABC saying, "Since the episode contains a violent scene involving children, we urge fans to use their own discretion before viewing." Read More...


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