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MERIDEN, Connecticut (Reuters) - A $100 million claim on behalf of a 6-year-old survivor is the first legal action to come out of the Connecticut school shooting that left 26 children and adults dead two weeks ago.

The unidentified client, referred to as Jill Doe, heard "cursing, screaming, and shooting" over the school intercom when the gunman, 20-year-old Adam Lanza, opened fire, according to the claim filed by New Haven-based attorney Irv Pinsky.

"As a consequence, the ... child has sustained emotional and psychological trauma and injury, the nature and extent of which are yet to be determined," the claim said.


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Pinsky's claim said that the state Board of Education, Department of Education and Education Commissioner had failed to take appropriate steps to protect children from "foreseeable harm."

It said they had failed to provide a "safe school setting" or design "an effective student safety emergency response plan and protocol."

Pinsky said he was approached by the child's parents within a week of the shooting.
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Bubb
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Wow. A parent of a survivor is suing?? What a slap in the face to those who lost loved ones. How about bring thankful your kid is alive adm stop trying to get rich??


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"As a consequence, the ... child has sustained emotional and psychological trauma and injury,


You think?


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100 million. What a shameless cunt
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all the kids that were part of that will forever be fricked up
but a 100 million lawsuit is not the answer







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Yeah, that ain't going to make it in court. Foreseeable danger? There wasn't a goddamn thing about this tragedy that was foreseeable.
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What gets me is less than a week after parents were ready to sue....


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That lawyer needs to be kicked in the nuts


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Ba Ba Boooey
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At least the parents of this alive, physically unhurt child waited a whole day before suing the state. Fn smh


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bootycricket1
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Im with you. Be thankful your child is alive. Many familes lost a child. Much worse than some emotional damage.


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A survivor? What a piece of shite.


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It said they had failed to provide a "safe school setting" or design "an effective student safety emergency response plan and protocol."


It's an elementary school in a quiet town. Not fort fricking Knox. Not to mention many lives were saved by quick thinking teachers.


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What law firm took this case? Did the parents start it or was it some lawyer's idea?


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tketaco
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Yep all the Politics and money grabbers are out of the wood works for this juicy opportunity.


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Comment on Poli Board on subject talks about how he hopes this improves school safety.
This was a random act of violence, there is no planning other than having an armed officer at a school or locking down schools. You take numbers of schools in American and numbers of days kids attend and I would guess you have better shot of getting struck by lightening than this occurring.


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What gets me is less than a week after parents were ready to sue....



i knew it was coming, it's sad but this is America

..just wish there were some way for the judge to rule in that 100 million dollars to go towards a new school, and therapy and memorial funds for the others.
and not give one red cent to these shameless hacks


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HEll Yeah!


They should sue the frick out of that kid.....oh wait hes dead.



WEll then sue the frick out of his mothe...oh wait she is dead too!



Well..sue the school for letting him in with guns....oh wait, he shot his way in....


Well then frick, sue the state since they allowed this kid to live instead of forseeing this happening 20 years ago and smoothering him in his crib.




fricking greedy a-holes..


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Wow. I hope they get absolutely nothing.


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To stop shootings, you would need a metal detector and officer at every entrance, and then deadbolt every door during school hours. That's not in the budget



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