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Travis Scott denies liability for Astroworld disaster claims


Travis Scott has denied legal responsibility for the catastrophe at his Astroworld live performance in Texas final month, which is why he has requested a decide to dismiss at the very least one civil swimsuit filed in opposition to him.

Ten folks had been killed and tons of injured within the live performance, with the rapper initially saying he did not know what was happening.

He later mentioned that he was utterly devastated by the catastrophe.

He mentioned he would help the police within the investigation and assist the neighborhood heal.

In keeping with TMZ, Scott filed authorized paperwork on Monday requesting {that a} lawsuit introduced by festival-goer Jessie Garcia in opposition to him and a few of his corporations be dismissed with prejudice.

TMZ reported that Scott had issued a “basic denial” in opposition to all costs in Garcia’s lawsuit.

The denial was to cowl himself, his firm (Jack Enterprises) and his basis/label (Cactus Jack).

The “basic denial” is a authorized time period in civil lawsuits that permits for one basic response to all allegations in opposition to them.

In keeping with the report, he plans to supply an identical response to the handfuls of multi-billion greenback instances filed in opposition to him within the wake of the tragedy.

The transfer comes only a week after a movement was filed to consolidate the lawsuits into one “multi-arrondissement litigation.”

The courtroom has but to rule on that request.

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