Lion Attack: Authorities Not Pursuing Criminal Investigation

Legal analyst Dan Abrams discusses the intern's death at a lion sanctuary.
1:25 | 03/08/13

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You -- legal analyst. Dan Abrams is deceased had lots of investigations going -- -- regulatory agencies no criminal in this. It's right even the Fresno authorities saying there's no criminal investigation that this was in essence a mistake. But there are a lot of other investigations meaning I had to literally go through you have OSHA. -- the USD AU the Department of Agriculture the department of fish and wildlife you have the Fresno authorities to all of these people trying to work together to. Figure out. Did they do anything wrong meaning was there anyone to -- here apart from. A horrific acts and then if there was some kind of negligence that could open the door to a civil laws that threatened that the questions that are going to be asked is for example number one why was that block partially open was that a mistake had it happened before. Were there other issues that it occurred there that would have suggested that something like this could happen in the future. Those are the types of issues that'll be -- content to questions will be asked remember. This is a place that is been investigated in terms of I don't -- investigated and indeed -- -- to they have. Examined in -- been no problems in the past -- this particular facility. We'll get a full report from all of those agencies in the coming -- -- we're expecting that all of them will probably try to work together to come up with some answers but to what happened and sometimes unfortunately. The answer is it was just a horrible horrible mistake -- -- and thanks them.

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