Kobe Bryant’s Widow Settles Helicopter Crash Photos Lawsuit for Almost $29 Million

From a New York Times story by Jonathan Abrams headlined “Vanessa Bryant Settles Helicopter Crash Photos Lawsuit for $28.85 Million”:

Los Angeles County agreed to pay Vanessa Bryant and three of her daughters nearly $30 million to settle a lawsuit and potential claims over the sharing of graphic photos of the January 2020 helicopter crash that killed Bryant’s husband, the basketball star Kobe Bryant, and one of their daughters, according to a court filing on Tuesday. The settlement includes $15 million a jury awarded Vanessa Bryant in August, with additional funds to settle potential claims from her daughters.