The spokesman for the family members of Harry Dunn is set to meet with lawyers in the US to contemplate bringing a “civil claim for damages” against the suspect in the case.
A statement offered to the PA News Agency by Radd Seiger stated the family members nonetheless want 42-year-old Anne Sacoolas to return to the UK to face the British justice technique, but now think legal action is the only way to bring closure.
Mr Seiger stated discussions with lawyers will also involve taking into consideration proceedings against the US government to “root out misconduct and cover up in Washington”.
On Thursday, the spokesman announced they would be taking legal action against the UK Foreign and Commonwealth Workplace and referring Northamptonshire Police to the UK Independent Workplace for Police Conduct more than their roles in the investigation.
Mrs Sacoolas, the wife of a US diplomat, is believed to have been driving on the incorrect side of the road when she hit the 19-year-old’s motorbike outdoors RAF Croughton in Northamptonshire on August 27.
On Sunday, Mr Seiger will fly back to the US to arrange the meetings with lawyers to go over the options should really the suspect not go back to the UK.
In the statement offered to PA, he stated: “Phase 3 is below way in the UK and I will shortly go to the United States once more to take Phase 3 more than there.
“This will involve a additional round of Television and media appearances to make sure that Harry’s story is kept at the forefront of the public’s minds.
“The assistance from about the globe has been awesome and overwhelming and the family members are so thankful, such as with all the GoFundMe donations.
“The family members are presently also reviewing all their legal selections in the United States as properly, such as bringing a civil claim for damages against Mrs Sacoolas but also proceedings against the US administration to root out misconduct and cover up in Washington to make sure that it never ever takes place once more.
“I will be arranging meetings with lawyers to take these discussions additional forward.”
Explaining the selection to take the legal fight to the US, the statement continued: “At the heart of this matter are some vital points of principle.
“This is about suitable and incorrect. As millions of folks about the globe can now plainly see, it can’t be suitable for any American visitor, no matter if a diplomat or not, to be permitted to leave the nation getting committed a really serious crime.
“The Americans would not stand for it if such a crime have been committed on their land and certainly they did not stand for it in related circumstances on their soil.
“Harry’s family members and millions of British folks supporting the campaign for Justice for Harry will not stand for it either – and we will use all offered lawful indicates, with the assistance of lawyers and the public right here and more than there, to expose this brazen and ruthless attack on British sovereignty.
“It is a entirely senseless and disgraceful attack on an a close ally undermining the extremely foundations of the rule of International law and diplomacy.”
In spite of announcing the consideration of civil claim for damages against Mrs Sacoolas, Mr Seiger told PA: “She has publicly admitted her culpability, and is now a fugitive on the run.
“Harry’s family members are now not only determined that she come back to the UK to face the music, but to make sure that these opaque, murky laws are changed forever- and also to make sure that what has occurred to the family members never ever ever takes place to one more one particular.”