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(DEL RIO, Texas) — Three children who survived the Robb Elementary School shooting and their parents have filed the first federal lawsuit since the May 24 massacre in Uvalde, Texas, that killed 19 students and two teachers.

The lawsuit, filed Thursday in federal court in Del Rio, Texas, names the Uvalde school district, police force and gun dealers.

He also names several officials, including Pete Arredondo, the school district’s police chief who was fired in August, and Mandy Gutierrez, the former principal of Robb Elementary who has taken on a new role in school district administration.

The lawsuit includes Oasis Outback, the gun store where the shooter got his guns days before the attack, and Daniel Defence, the gun maker who sold him the gun online. The complaint alleges the gun maker promotes young men as the alleged shooter.

The Uvalde School District declined to comment on the dispute. The City of Uvalde, Arredondo, Gutierrez, Oasis Outback and Daniel Defense did not immediately respond to comments.

Gutierrez was criticized for not using the school’s intercom system during filming. In a letter to a Texas House investigative committee, Gutierrez dismissed the fact that she ignored school security, saying she followed protocol in not announcing a lockdown alert on the intercom system, according to the Texas Tribune.

Arredondo said he took all “reasonable steps” on the day of the shooting and threatened legal action against the school board, calling his firing an “unlawful and unconstitutional public lynching” in a statement last month from his attorney.

“It is clear that this unspeakable trauma will accompany them for a long time, perhaps for the rest of their lives,” said Monique Alarcon, lawyer for the plaintiffs. “This case is about making sure they have access to the care and resources they need.”

Corina Camacho, Tanisha Rodriguez, Selena Sanchez and Omar Carabajal and their children filed a complaint. Camacho’s son was in the room the shooter entered and was shot in the leg, according to the lawsuit. His two teachers and many of his classmates were killed.

Rodriguez’s daughter was on the playground when the shooting began and had to take shelter, according to the lawsuit. Sanchez and Carabajal’s son was heading for the nurse’s office when he saw the shooter and hid in a nearby classroom, according to the lawsuit.

The lawsuit seeks damages for negligence and emotional distress caused by the shooting, but does not mention a specific amount. In August, the school district and the city of Uvalde received a separate notice of lawsuit, seeking $27 billion. That lawsuit has not been filed, but about 25 families have joined this proposed class action lawsuit, according to Charles Bonner, the lead attorney in that case.

The school district told ABC News earlier Thursday that it had hired JPPI Investigations, a private investigation firm, to conduct an independent review of UCISD police actions on May 24.

“At this time, we do not have an expected completion date for the exams,” a district spokesperson said in a statement emailed to ABC News.

Survivors of a July 4 mass shooting in Highland Park, Illinois, filed a similar lawsuit on Wednesday against the maker of the gun allegedly used in the shooting, as well as a retailer of guns. guns, the suspect and his father.

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