The state’s Supreme Court agreed to hear the case alleging Remington had a role in the school shooting and opened the docket on Thursday, about two weeks after the families filed their appeal.
Families of those killed in the Sandy Hook massacre asked a Connecticut court on Tuesday to hear an appeal on the ruling that dismissed their case against companies involved in the making and selling of the gun used in the attack.
Robert Terry Bruce was sentenced to three years probation earlier this month for pocketing donations he solicited for a Sandy Hook charity.
The father of a young boy who was killed in the 2012 Sandy Hook shooting says it’s “disgusting” that Donald Trump would align himself with a man who calls Sandy Hook a “giant hoax.”
Judge Barbara Bellis cited the Protection of Lawful Commerce in Arms Act in her dismissal of the plaintiffs’ negligent entrustment argument, according to the order filed Friday.
The Connecticut judge presiding over the case between Sandy Hook shooting victims and Remington Arms issued an order maintaining a pre-scheduled timeline for summary judgment after Remington filed 14 months early.
Adams faces up to five years in prison for carrying a not-so-concealed gun to school, but if granted probation, the charges will be erased in two years.
A protective order has been issued on behalf of Remington Arms in a case filed by the families of Sandy Hook victims that blocks confidential information from public view, but not the documents entirely.
Remington targeted indirect relationships contained in the “negligent entrustment” argument made by families of Sandy Hook victims in a motion for summary judgment.
New court filings shed light on the type of information that may come to light in the case against Remington Arms by Sandy Hook families.