1. In a civil lawsuit, whom should the parents sue and what would be the legal basis for suing each party you choose, i.e. what is the claim against each Defendant? (Hint: You are not necessarily limited to persons/entities specifically named in the article or in the above facts).
2. Based upon your answer to question #1, can the lawsuit be brought in state court, federal court or both?
3. In what state(s) can the lawsuit be brought/filed?
4. What is the name of the pleading that would be filed to initiate the lawsuit?
5. What is the name of the pleading the defendant(s) would file if they wanted to deny the allegations in the lawsuit?
6. If one defendant wanted to blame the lawsuit on another defendant, what pleading would that defendant file?