- Danny Cevallos: Hotel liability for attack depends on how law defines status of both family and alligator
- What hotel knew in advance about the risk of harm may reveal them to be negligent, he says
Danny Cevallos is a CNN legal analyst and a personal injury and criminal defense attorney practicing in Pennsylvania and the U.S. Virgin Islands. Follow him on Twitter @CevallosLaw. The opinions expressed in this commentary are solely his.
(CNN)An alligator has attacked and dragged off a 2-year-old boy in a lagoon near a Walt Disney World hotel in Florida. On Wednesday afternoon, after an exhaustive search, remains believed to be the child's body were recovered.