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Highland Park Fourth of July massacre: first lawsuits filed, say attack ‘predictable and preventable’


Chicago Sun Times — Families of three people killed in the Highland Park Fourth of July parade massacre and dozens who were wounded filed suit Wednesday in Lake County against gun maker Smith & Wesson, two gun stores, the man who’s been charged in the shootings and his father, accusing them in part of violating Illinois consumer laws in the lead-up to the attack.