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The company that owns Mandalay bay in Las Vegas has named victims of last year's massacre as defendants in a lawsuit. MGM resorts international is not seeking money, from those victims instead this lawsuit asks a court to declare that the company, is not liable for the shooting the gunman stayed at Mandalay bay and shot hundreds of people from a, window of the resort, they were attending a music festival. Down, below Catherine Lombardo is, a lawyer representing some of, the shooting Victims and she joins us, now welcome thank you what's your reaction to the suit We are surprised and shocked it's deplorable that MGM is filing lawsuits against our clients. And, the twenty, two thousand innocent. Victims who were there at the. Concert on October first you say twenty thousand. Victims I just. Want to be clear there were some eight hundred people injured fifty eight killed twenty two thousand. Is a. Much larger number of. People who might, have been emotionally affected by this that's right they've all suffered trauma. It's emotional trauma and let me tell you are they have suffered such deep trauma the likes of which we had never. Seen before I understand how profound the physical and emotional pain of the shooting was but the central question of lawsuits seems to be should the company that owns Mandalay bay held accountable. And MGM only filed this after victims including some of your clients sued the? Company why hold the hotel responsible for what he did in one of its room MGM. Who owns. Mandalay bay is absolutely responsible absolu- Lutely liable and negligent MGM let the shooter. Come into their. Hotel they had the valet guys unload his luggage that luggage was filled with an arsenal of. High-powered assault. Weapons and thousands of. Rounds of ammunition, and power tools he.