Edition: Global  
One News Page
“Probably the fastest-access news portal in the world”
> >

Sandy Hook Gun Appeal To Be Heard By Top Connecticut Court

Duration: 00:57s - Published: < > Embed
News video: Sandy Hook Gun Appeal To Be Heard By Top Connecticut CourtThe Connecticut Supreme Court has agreed to hear a direct appeal by families of victims of the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting. Their lawsuit against makers and sellers of the assault rifle used in the 2012 attack was dismissed in October. On Tuesday Connecticut's highest court said it would consider whether families of nine victims, plus one survivor, can recover damages from Remington Outdoor Co and others. At issue is the gunman's use of a Bushmaster AR-15 rifle in the attack in Newtown, Connecticut. The attack killed 20 students and six staffers. In a statement from the families' lawyers, the court's decision to take the case, just two weeks after the families requested it, was announced on Thursday. Other defendants include the gun's distributor, and the gun shop where Adam Lanza's mother Nancy had bought the AR-15.

0
shares
Share on
Facebook
Share on
Twitter
Post on 
Reddit
Share by
Email
 

Recent related news

‘Sandy Hook Promise’ group urges NBC stations to join Connecticut in not airing Alex Jones interview

More network affiliates should join NBC Connecticut in refusing to air Megyn Kelly’s interview with...
Raw Story - USAlso reported by •SeattlePI.com


Group urges NBC stations not to air segment on Sandy Hook doubter

(Reuters) - More network affiliates should join NBC Connecticut in refusing to air Megyn Kelly's...
Reuters - USAlso reported by •SeattlePI.com


Sandy Hook group dumps Megyn Kelly as event host

NEW YORK (AP) " An anti-gun violence organization founded by parents of children killed at the Sandy...
New Zealand Herald - World

World Court opinion sought on UK-Mauritius islands dispute

World Court opinion sought on UK-Mauritius islands disputeOnly Bulgaria, Croatia, Hungary and Lithuania supported Britain in a General Assembly vote on whether...
MailOnline - Front Page

Water Authority Wins Key Rate Case Rulings at Court of Appeal

Water Authority Wins Key Rate Case Rulings at Court of AppealSAN FRANCISCO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--#CACourtofAppeal--The following statement was released today by Mark...
Business Wire - Press Releases

U.S. Supreme Court and top patent court rarely see eye to eye

The U. S. Supreme Court's unanimous backing on Monday of a ruling by the country's top patent court...
DNA - WorldAlso reported by •Reuters


Canada: Supreme Court Of Canada Refuses To Hear Global Auditor Class Action Certification Appeal - Affleck Greene McMurtry LLP

On June 8, 2017, the Supreme Court of Canada denied leave to appeal from a decision of the Ontario...
Mondaq - Legal

Supreme Court won’t overturn Chevron’s win in Ecuador suit

A decades-long lawsuit to make Chevron Corp. pay for cleaning up oil-field pollution in Ecuador...
SFGate - Business

Canada: Court Of Appeal For Ontario Affirms Strong Limitation On Employee's Post-Termination Bonus Entitlement - McMillan LLP

The Court of Appeal for Ontario has affirmed an Ontario Superior Court trial decision which upheld an...
Mondaq - Legal

Canada: Court Of Appeal Confirms Accounting Firms May Take On Multiple Mandates For The Same Company - Stewart McKelvey

The Newfoundland and Labrador Court of Appeal recently confirmed that accounting/auditing firms may...
Mondaq - Legal


You Might Like

Environmentally friendly: One News Page is hosted on servers powered solely by renewable energy
© 2017 One News Page Ltd. All Rights Reserved.  |  About us  |  Disclaimer  |  Press Room  |  Terms & Conditions  |  Privacy Policy  |  Content Accreditation
 RSS  |  News for my Website  |  Free news search widget  |  Help  |  Contact us  |  DMCA / Content Removal
How are we doing? Send us your feedback  |   LIKE us on Facebook   FOLLOW us on Twitter   FIND us on Google+