Vanessa Bryant Accused Her Mom of Extortion After Kobe’s Death

Earlier this week, Kobe Bryant’s mother claimed that the late star promised to take care of her. Kobe’s wife Vanessa took to IG story and defended her husband and herself that they have look after her mother’s treatment over the past two decades. Vanessa said that her mother is finding way-outs to extort money. The lawsuit filed by her mother is seeking financial support from the 38-years-old widow. Kobe’s mother said that Vanessa had left her dry out after her son and grand-daughter’s death. Vanessa said that she had supported her mother for more than two decades, and she was never their assistant or a nanny. 

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Kobe’s Death and Tragedy of Bryant’s Family 

Kobe and her daughter passed away earlier this year in a Helicopter crash. They were flying in harsh weather conditions. It was a tragedy for the family. He left his daughter and Vanessa to mourn over his death. However, Kobe was playing for NBA team Los Angeles Lakers and they also won the National Basketball Association title. The team dedicated it to the late Kobe Bryant and her daughter. Vanessa has also struggled with the insurance company for claiming the amount Kobe was insured. However, now she is facing a lawsuit from her mother as Sofia is claiming financial support, which her late son had promised. 

Vanessa Bryant Accused Her Mom of Extortion After Kobe’s Death

Vanessa Bryant accused her mom of extortion after Kobe’s death. Her mother has claimed that her son has promised financial support, while Vanessa has slammed her mother by saying that they have supported her for nearly two decades and has endured her treatment and living expenses as well. Vanessa described herself as a stay at home mother and said that she, along with her husband, was their children’s caregiver. Kobe’s wife said that she, along with her husband, has always looked for nearby properties. She further added that along with her husband Kobe Bryant, they decided it was best for Sofia Laine to not live at their home.