Vanessa Bryant awarded $16 million in Kobe Bryant crash photos trial

LOS ANGELES — A federal jury awarded the widow of NBA superstar Kobe Bryant $16 million in damages over leaked photographs of the January 2020 helicopter crash site snapped by first responders and shared with members of the public. The nine jurors who returned the unanimous verdict agreed with Vanessa Bryant and her attorneys that … Read more

Vanessa Bryant awarded $16 million in Kobe Bryant crash photos trial

A jury awarded the widow of NBA superstar Kobe Bryant $16 million in damages over leaked photographs of the January 2020 helicopter crash site snapped by first responders and shared with members of the public. Irfan Khan | Los Angeles Times | Getty Images A jury awarded the widow of NBA superstar Kobe Bryant $16 … Read more

Vanessa Bryant, L.A. sheriff spar in court over Kobe Bryant crash photos

Comment on this story Comment LOS ANGELES — Vanessa Bryant, the widow of Los Angeles Lakers legend Kobe Bryant, took the witness stand here Friday morning, describing panic attacks and sleepless nights suffered since learning that deputies and firefighters had used personal cellphones to take and circulate pictures of the victims of the 2020 helicopter … Read more

Is Stephen Curry in same tier as Kobe, Shaq and Duncan?

Stephen Curry is universally lauded as the best shooter in basketball history. And after adding his fourth career Larry O’Brien trophy to his hefty hardware collection, Curry’s case as a top-10 player of all time gained a new level of steam. Former Lakers point guard Derek Fisher already has the sharpshooting point guard in that … Read more

Does Steph Curry belong in the same class as Kobe, Shaq and Duncan? | UNDISPUTED

Steph Curry is coming off winning his fourth NBA title of his career, all with the Golden State Warriors. According to five-time champion Derek Fisher, Curry has reached newer heights with the on-court success he has had. In a recent interview, Fisher said quote: ‘I put him in that category with Tim Duncan, Kobe, and … Read more

Fire captain denies sharing photos from Kobe Bryant crash site: “It was horrifying”

NEWYou can now listen to Fox News articles! A retired Los Angeles fire captain recounted the harrowing experience of photographing the site of Kobe Bryant’s fatal helicopter crash in court Monday – while dodging accusations that he shared the pictures with others.  Kobe Bryant’s widow Vanessa is suing Los Angeles County over allegations that first … Read more

Kobe Bryant crash scene photos were shared during awards ceremony cocktail hour, witness testifies

On Wednesday, the trial was launched for a federal civil lawsuit filed by Bryant’s widow, Vanessa Bryant, which claims that photos from the January 2020 crash were shared by county fire and sheriff’s department employees in settings irrelevant to the investigation, including at a bar. Former emergency medical technician and wife of a Los Angeles … Read more

Trial On Kobe Bryant Death Crash Photos Begins In US | NBA News

A court case brought by Kobe Bryant’s widow over graphic photographs taken by first responders at the site of the helicopter crash that killed him got under way in the United States on Wednesday. The basketball superstar and his teenage daughter were among nine people who died when their chopper smashed into a hillside near … Read more

Lawyer accuses cops, firefighters of sharing Kobe Bryant crash photos

An institutional “culture of callousness” led Los Angeles County deputies and firefighters to shoot and share photos of the remains of Kobe Bryant and other victims of the 2020 helicopter crash that killed the Lakers star, his 13-year-old daughter, and seven others, a lawyer for Bryant’s widow told a jury Wednesday. Vanessa Bryant’s attorney Luis … Read more

Trial to begin over Kobe Bryant crash photos

LOS ANGELES — An invasion of privacy trial against the Los Angeles County sheriff’s and fire departments begins Wednesday in a U.S. District Court just over a mile from where Kobe Bryant played for the Lakers. Bryant’s widow, Vanessa, claims deputies did not take the photos for investigative purposes and shared them with firefighters who … Read more