Articles Posted in Five Lawsuits Las Vegas Club Negligent Security

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In an unpublished order by the Supreme Court of Nevada, the Court reversed a district court ruling granting summary judgment in a negligence action against The Orleans Hotel and Casino (“The Orleans”), after the hotel allegedly failed to take reasonable precautions to prevent the plaintiff from being the victim of criminal conduct.

In Smith v. Coast Hotels and Casinos, Inc., the plaintiff was a guest at The Orleans when he became a victim of an alleged “trick-roll” during his stay. Shortly after the plaintiff invited two new female acquaintances to his hotel room, one of the acquaintances left the room, and returned with another person, alleged to be that acquaintance’s pimp. The alleged pimp then robbed and shot the plaintiff.
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