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Kim Kardashian to Be Honored by Baby2Baby for “Substantial Financial Contributions” Over 10 Years

Kim Kardashian has a date with Baby2Baby on Nov. 12. The reality TV star turned mogul has been selected by the nonprofit to receive a Giving Tree Award at its upcoming gala presented by Paul Mitchell. The annual honor, given to “a woman in the public eye who has shown a commitment to giving back […]

Vanessa Bryant Awarded $16M in Trial Over Kobe Bryant Crash Photos

A federal jury found Wednesday that Los Angeles County must pay Kobe Bryant’s widow $16 million for emotional distress caused by deputies and firefighters sharing photos of the bodies of the NBA star and his daughter taken at the site of the 2020 helicopter crash that killed them. The nine jurors who returned the unanimous […]

Vanessa Bryant Testifies in Lawsuit Over Kobe Bryant Helicopter-Crash Photos

Vanessa Bryant testified Friday that she was only beginning to grieve the loss of her husband, basketball star Kobe Bryant, and their 13-year-old daughter Gianna when she was faced with the fresh horror of learning that sheriff’s deputies and firefighters had shot and shared photos of their bodies at the site of the helicopter crash […]

Vanessa Bryant Accuses L.A. County of Destroying Evidence In “Cover Up” Over Crash Photos

Two days after Kobe Bryant died in a helicopter crash, Joey Cruz, a deputy trainee at the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department, was spotted at a Norwalk bar showing off gruesome photos of the crash site. Cruz, who was not at the scene of the accident, had no legitimate reason for possessing the photos. He […]

Judge Says Vanessa Bryant Won’t Have to Undergo Mental Exam in Lawsuit Over Crash Photos

Kobe Bryant’s widow won’t have to undergo psychiatric testing for her lawsuit over graphic photos of the 2020 helicopter crash that killed the basketball star, her 13-year-old daughter and others, a federal judge ruled Monday. Los Angeles County sought to compel psychiatric evaluations for Vanessa Bryant and others to determine if they truly suffered emotional […]

Vanessa Bryant Praised for “Behind-the-Scenes Generosity” Ahead of Baby2Baby Honor

Vanessa Bryant has been selected to receive the Giving Tree Award from Baby2Baby at the organization’s milestone 10th-anniversary gala on Nov. 13 in Los Angeles. As part of its mission to provide children living in poverty with the basic necessities, Baby2Baby honors a mother each year “who utilizes her platform to advocate on behalf of […]

Vanessa Bryant Settles Wrongful Death Suit Against Pilot’s Estate, Helicopter Company

Vanessa Bryant along with the other plaintiffs have reached a confidential settlement agreement with the company that operated the helicopter and the estate of the pilot involved in the crash that killed Kobe and Gianna Bryant and seven others last January. The parties filed a “joint notice of settlement and joint request to vacate discovery […]