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Vanessa Bryant sues the airlines that caused her husband's death

Vanessa Bryant, the widow of the late basketball legend Kobe Bryant, is suing Island Express Helicopters involved in the January 2020 plane crash that killed her husband, daughter Gianna Bryant and seven others.

Variety newspaper reported some details of the lawsuit filed by the widow of Kobe Bryant, in court yesterday, which included the facts of a settlement between the plaintiffs, in order to reach a new court ruling against the company, after the failure of its previous lawsuits.

Bryant's widow filed a wrongful-death lawsuit in February of 2020, alleging that the pilot was negligent in a way that directly contributed to the deaths of Kobe and Gianna Bryant, as well as the seven other passengers on board. The pilots were prohibited from flying in the foggy conditions during which the accident occurred, which means that the pilot violated their rules.

Although Bryant died at the age of 41 in a helicopter crash on January 26, 2020, his family makes money by selling memorabilia and personal belongings of the Los Angeles Lakers legend, and selling his autobiography, and it is reported that 300,000 copies of the star's autobiography were sold. Basketball, and sales profits amounted to 20 million dollars.

Bryant, a five-time NBA champion, was killed, his daughter Gianna and 7 others, in a helicopter crash they were on board in fog in Calabasas, California, USA.