Los Angeles County Has Agreed To Pay Vanessa Bryant And Her Daughters Nearly $30 Million Over The Graphic Photos Taken By Officials Of Kobe Bryant’s Remains At The Helicopter Crash Site
Bryant previously testified that she lives in fear of the photographs — which apparently depict Kobe’s “decapitated body” — ever surfacing online for her daughters to find.
A Firefighter Accused Of Photographing Kobe Bryant’s Body Walked Out Of The Courtroom Multiple Times After Begging Vanessa Bryant’s Lawyer To “Stop Describing” The “Horrifying” Crash Scene
The former LA Fire Department captain was present at the scene of the incident and spoke of images that will “haunt [him] forever” after admitting that he took 25 to 30 photographs of the crash site.
Vanessa Bryant Broke Down In Court While The Jury Were Told How A Sheriff's Deputy Circulated Graphic Images Of Kobe Bryant’s Body Two Days After His Fatal Helicopter Crash
“County employees exploited the accident,” Bryant’s lawyer told jurors on Wednesday. “They took and shared pictures of Kobe and Gianna as souvenirs. … They poured salt in an unhealable wound.”
Kendrick Lamar Deepfakes OJ Simpson, Will Smith, And More In His New Music Video For "The Heart Part 5," And It's Impossible To Look Away
I'll be watching this on repeat for the rest of the day.
Older Famous People Are Either 100% Supportive Or 100% Unsupportive Of Stars On The Rise, And The Dynamics Are Eye-Opening
Nicki Minaj mistreating Cardi B is downright unacceptable.
Willow Smith is Will Smith at this point.
24 Times Tattoo Artists Did A Huge Disservice To Regular People And Pop Culture Icons At The Same Time
Putting the "ew" in tattoo.
LA County Will Pay $2.5 Million To Four Victims' Families Over Allegedly Leaked Photos Of The Kobe Bryant Helicopter Crash
Four lawsuits, including one by Vanessa Bryant, were filed over the alleged sharing of crash site photos by sheriff's deputies and fire personnel.
Vanessa Bryant Opened Up About First Learning Of Kobe And Gianna Bryant's Deaths From "RIP Kobe" Social Media Alerts And Her "Fear" Over The Graphic Photos Taken At The Crash Site Leaking
“I was holding onto my phone, because obviously I was trying to call my husband back, and all these notifications started popping up on my phone, saying, ‘RIP Kobe. RIP Kobe. RIP Kobe.’”
Will Smith celebrating the 25th anniversary of Independence Day kicks off this week's #TBT.
Vanessa Bryant Talked About The "Unimaginable" Pain Of Kobe And Gianna's Death And How She's "Pushing Forward"
"I can't say that I'm strong every day."
Cara Delevingne and St. Vincent were adorable!
Plus, Twitter's loving Rosamund Pike in "I Care a Lot" and Mariah Carey's Cardi B interview.
Vanessa Bryant Said Meek Mill's Controversial Lyrics About Kobe Bryant's Death Are "Insensitive And Disrespectful"
"I am not familiar with any of your music, but I believe you can do better than this."
Federal air crash investigators announced their findings into the cause of the crash that killed Bryant, daughter Gianna, and seven others.
“It’s just her (JoJo) being at the forefront and being like ‘I don’t care if you watch me or not. I’m just gonna be me, I’m just gonna do me, and I don’t really care.’”
Plus, "Riverdale" and "The Wedding Planner" celebrated anniversaries, Twitter mourned Kobe and Gigi Bryant, and we went behind-the-scenes on "Bling Empire."
"My husband never promised my mother anything, and he would be so disappointed in her behavior and lack of empathy."
"We the West, and we the best."
Vanessa Bryant Is Suing The LA County Sheriff Over Graphic Photos Of Kobe Bryant's Crash That Were Shared
The lawsuit alleges that sheriff's deputies shared cellphone photos of the victims of the helicopter crash, including the NBA star and his teenage daughter.
“But if I replaced [Travis Barker], the band would become really rubbish, he’s like so, so, so good.”
"Happy Father's Day to the BEST daddy in the world."
"It's been really hard to go online and constantly see pics of our beloved Gigi and Kobe under every single square of our explore pages."
"They know Kobe is off-limits."
The cause of the crash is still under investigation.
Jared Kushner’s twenty-something bros didn’t do a great job procuring protective gear for doctors, we get real earnest talking about the letter from Kobe that Vanessa Bryant found, and BuzzFeed News science reporter Dan Vergano breaks down what we don’t know about the coronavirus.
"Yesterday I found an envelope labeled To: The Love of my Life. From, Tu Papi ❤️."
She's dearly missed.
"I miss you so much. I wish you were here to hold me in your arms."
Jada Pinkett Smith has created a safe space for black celebs in hot water with her Facebook Watch show, Red Table Talk. But is it at the expense of holding them accountable?
"We had hoped to grow old together like [in] the movie."
Thousands of people paid their respects to Kobe and Gianna Bryant during their public memorial at the Staples Center in Los Angeles.
"I told my wife I wasn't going to do this, because I didn't want to see this for the next three or four years. That is what Kobe Bryant does to me."
Her purple nails spelled out the names "Kobe" and "Gigi."
Bryant is alleging the helicopter company is responsible for her husband's death.
Vanessa Bryant Gave An Emotional Eulogy At Kobe And Gianna Bryant's Public Memorial At Staples Center
"Babe, you take care of our Gigi."
#TBT to when Emily Blunt and Michael Bublé were happily in love.
"Life is so short, just do it. Just live your best life with no regrets."
“Why should I be able to wake up another day when my baby girl isn’t being able to have that opportunity?!” she wrote on Instagram.
Vanessa Bryant Revealed Gianna Had Her School Basketball Jersey Retired In A Series Of Heartbreaking Instagram Posts
"I’ve been so lucky to have woken up to see your gorgeous face and amazing smile for 13 years. Wish it would’ve been until my last breath."
Remember when Rachel McAdams was on The Famous Jett Jackson?
From the tragic death of Kobe Bryant, his daughter Gianna, and seven others to the escalation of warnings about the coronavirus outbreak, these are the most striking and memorable pictures from this past week.
"But I don’t think Kobe or my brother are resting. I think they’re hustling up there."
"You are deeply missed beloved Kobe."
"There aren’t enough words to describe our pain right now."
Following the deaths of her husband and daughter, Vanessa Bryant changed her Instagram profile picture to a beautiful photo of them embracing each other.
Being a "girl dad" was one of the NBA legend's greatest joys in life.
"We had to really figure out how to properly honor him in his house on this night with everybody who adores him and loves him so much."
Federal investigators said the chopper fell at a rate of 2,000 feet per minute, calling it a "high-energy impact crash."
Bryant's final tweet, written the night before he died, congratulated James on surpassing him to become the third-highest point scorer in NBA history.
Kobe Bryant's Helicopter Pilot Said He Was Climbing To Avoid A Cloud Layer Just Before The Deadly Crash
The pilot informed air traffic control he was going to climb, but when they asked what he "planned to do, there was no reply," investigators said.
We still struggle to tell fully human stories about the people we love — only heroes’ journeys or villains’ defeats.
"My wife was like, 'Listen, I can pick them up...' and I'm like, 'No, no, no, I want to do that.'"
People around the world are mourning the death of Kobe Bryant after the basketball legend was killed in a California helicopter crash on Sunday, along with his 13-year-old daughter, Gianna, and seven other people.
Teenage Girls And Beloved Coaches Were Among The 9 Victims Of The Helicopter Crash That Killed Kobe Bryant
A baseball coach, his wife, and their teenage daughter. A girl’s basketball coach. A mother and daughter. A pilot. These were the other victims of the helicopter crash that killed Kobe and Gianna Bryant.
On the court, Bryant was one of the greatest players in professional basketball history. Off the court, he was a source of goodwill and a helping hand to the next generation of athletes.
RIP Black Mamba und Mambacita ❤️🕊🙏🏾
"We're standing here heartbroken in the house that Kobe Bryant built."
16 Pictures Of Kobe Bryant And LeBron James That Prove They Were Truly More Than Just Players On The Court
Rest in power, Black Mamba.
The NBA legend and his daughter died Sunday in a helicopter crash.
21 Photos Of Kobe And Gigi That Prove They Were, Unequivocally, The Most Adorable Father-Daughter Duo
RIP Black Mamba and Mambacita ❤️🕊🙏🏾.
Former president Barack Obama, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, and current NBA players reacted. "There’s no words to express the pain I’m going through," Shaq said.
Kobe Bryant, who called himself "black mamba," was considered the best basketball player of his generation.
"Me explaining that just because I take forever to text back, doesn’t make it acceptable for you to do the same."
Matthew Perrys halber Finger ist mir vorher nie aufgefallen.
Let's see if we're right.
Are you The Black Mamba or The King?
The ex-NBA star was dropped from the jury for the Animation Is Film Festival after the 2003 rape allegation against him prompted outcry.
The former basketball player won the award for Best Animated Short.
"I am every bit as gratified as the youngest of you here that the fossilized bedrock of many of Hollywood’s worst abuses are being jackhammered into oblivion," said Academy president John Bailey.
Kobe Bryant’s Jersey Retirement Ceremony Is Tonight, So Some Former Players Talked About What He Was Like On The Court
Both #8 and #24 will be retired.
"I feel like Kobe."
Bryant scored an incredible 60 points during the game, earning the Lakers a narrow win over the Utah Jazz. The NBA legend was both loved and hated by fans — usually depending on which team those fans were rooting for.
After two decades with the NBA, Bryant wrote a poem to the sport saying that he will retire at the end of the 2015-2016 season.
I don’t get why men think women are ridiculous when this kind of sh*t is floating around.
The Knicks dropped out of the top 3 and all hell broke loose.
If rappers are gonna ball, then ballers are going to rap. They probably shouldn't.
With the 2015 Sprite Slam Dunk Contest on the horizon, here is a look back at the most memorable photos and videos from the competition over the years.
Bryant shared this photo on his Instagram account after news broke that Howard was heading to the Houston Rockets. Oh, snap!
I can't believe I'm saying this, but the guy actually seems to have the right idea.
Kobe is one of the greatest players of all time, but nothing he does is original.
Many thought last year's playoff bust was a temporary set-back, but things don't look good for The Lake Show. If they don't pull off a Dwight Howard deal, it might be time to panic.