Vanessa BryantThe Los Angeles County case is finally over.
As you know, the 40-year-old widow of Kobe Bryant sued for emotional distress after eight LA County Sheriff’s officers took gruesome pictures of her husband and daughter Gianna BryantWhat was left with their phones at the scene of the 2020 helicopter crash. They not only took pictures from the crash that claimed the lives of 9 people, but also shared them. So terrible…
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Vanessa, who previously outplayed the police, who captured photos from the fatal crash, stood in court last week, saying she experienced panic attacks and anxiety “until today” lest they be exposed. However, district attorneys objected that because the photos never appeared online and they were deleted from the officer’s phone, there was no reason to worry about them potentially being stolen. Spread.
Now, after nearly two weeks of taking statements from first responders and Vanessa, TMZ reported that she won the case on Wednesday afternoon. Ten juries awarded the mother $16 million while her co-plaintiff Chris Chesterwho lost his wife Sarah and daughter Payton in the crash, was awarded $15 million. His lawyer, Jerry Jackson, told the outlet he’s “grateful to the jury and judge for giving us a fair trial.” Meanwhile, Vanessa was reportedly in tears as the verdicts against both the LA County Sheriff’s Department and the LA County Fire Department were read.
She also came Instagram then to react to the decision, write:
“All for you! I love you! JUSTICE for Kobe and Gigi! #Betonyourself #MambaDay 8 • 24 • 22 #MambaMentality ”
Reacting to the verdict, longtime readers?
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