Travis Scott’s legal woes continue as families affected by tragedy band Astroworld come together
Houston rapper Travis Scott will have to answer for the families devastated by the Astroworld tragedy.
Travis Scott and concert promoter Live Nation Entertainment have faced lawsuits worth more than a billion dollars. Hundreds of victims and representatives; However, each person has their own definition of justice.
9 year old’s family Ezra Blount– Who was withdrawn from life support after days of battling the injuries he suffered – recently turned down a financial offer from Travis. According to an email sent by Travis‘ lawyer, Daniel Petrocelli, Travis offer to support funeral expenses for victims. Petrocelli stated:
“Travis is devastated by the tragedy that occurred at the Astroworld Festival and mourns for the families whose loved ones have died or been injured,”
“Travis is committed to doing its part to help families in need and start a lasting healing process in the Houston community. With that goal in mind, Travis wanted to pay for his son Blount’s funeral expenses. ”
Bob Hillard, a lawyer for Blounts, announced Travis’ The team decided to decline the family’s offer. He responded:
“There may be, and I hope there is redemption and growth for him on the other side of this painful process – and perhaps someday, when time allows some healing for the Victims and acceptance of responsibility by Mr. Scott and others, Treston and Mr. Scott can meet – for that also has healing. “
“For now, Mr. Scott must respect the fact that his pain and devastation goes to Treston, Ezra’s mother and other victims.”
Ezra was crushed by the crowd after he fell off his father’s shoulder. his father, Treston Blount, started having trouble breathing and lost consciousness. Ezra later died of kidney, liver and brain injury.
John Hilgert’s The family also wants more than just the proceeds of the lawsuits. They teamed up with attorney Richard Mithoff to fight for better concert regulations to avoid another similar tragedy. John Hilgert was a freshman at Memorial High School in Houston. He is 14 years old.
Travis‘chief attorney’ Daniel Petrocelli’s famous claim is a false death lawsuit against OJ Simpson, of which he represents Ron Goldman’s family. He won the case and OJ was ordered to pay a large sum of money.
Live Nation Entertainment recruited the law firm Susman Godfrey, which has experience with corporate clients.
Both Travis and Live Nation are facing more than 120 lawsuits.
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