“Parents of boy killed by alligator at Disney resort will not sue”

“The parents of a two-year-old boy drowned by an alligator at the Walt Disney World Resort in Florida last month ‘are broken’ but will not sue over the incident, the couple said in a statement on Wednesday.” [Reuters]


  • I can’t even imagine the difficulties of making such a decision — one way or the other– in the immediate wake of such a tragedy.

  • I can imagine many millions of reasons, all protected by an NDA, why the family would make such an announcement.

  • I’m both impressed and saddened. These parents would win a suit and it wouldn’t be a remotely frivolous one. May they get past all this and find some solace.

  • In all fairness to Disney, they’ve been warning people about the dangers of crocodilians for a long time: