Judge denies request by attorney for Brian Laundrie's parents to dismiss civil lawsuit

The civil lawsuit alleges that Brian Laundrie's parents knew that Gabby Petito was dead when they issued a statement hoping for her return.

News 12 Staff

Jun 16, 2023, 12:06 AM

Updated 313 days ago

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A civil lawsuit filed by the family of Blue Point native Gabby Petito will proceed in a Florida court.
This comes as a judge denied a request made by an attorney for Brian Laundrie's parents to skip trial.
The civil lawsuit alleges that Laundrie's parents knew that Petito was dead when they issued a statement hoping for her return.
At the time of that statement, law enforcement was investigating Petito's disappearance as a missing persons case.


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