(CNN)A judge in the Florida Circuit Court raised Gabby Petit's parents against Brian Laundrie's parents. We have ruled that the proceedings can proceed.
Circuit Court Judge Hunter Carroll suffers from the mental distress caused by Gabby Petito's parents Joseph Petito and Nicole Schmid from Brian Laundrie's parents Christopher and Roberta Laundrie. I dismissed the allegations to dismiss the intentional mental distress of the proceedings.
Gabby, who disappeared last summer, was found dead in Wyoming after embarking on a cross-country trip with her fiancé Brian. Her coroner determined that she had died from strangulation. Brian returned to his home in Florida alone and was found dead a few weeks after leaving again. The coroner determined that he had died of suicide.
Carroll wrote that if the incident was about the laundry being silent, he would have dominated the laundry-but they Was not silent.
They issued a statement through a lawyer on September 14, 2021, stating: ""
"For the purposes of the motion to dismiss, the court must assume that Laundry is responsible for preparing the September 14, 2021 statement issued by the attorney," Carroll said. rice field.
"Laundry claims that their statement is not exorbitant as a matter of law," the judge's statement continued. "In oral arguments, they suggested that it was just a statement. In contrast, plaintiffs were deliberately false during oral arguments, designed to generate false hope, and Gabby was dead. Issued by Laundry, who knew where her body was .. "
It was not exorbitant to write a statement alone, but the judge said," Of the case. When juxtaposed with other actions, "the threshold was exceeded.
Petite's parents learn that Gabby is no longer alive, where her body is, and that her parents are "desperately looking for her," Laundry makes a statement. Claims to have issued it.
"If this is true, Laundry's statement is particularly ruthless and cruel, and it is exorbitant enough to make a deliberate claim of mental distress in mental distress," Carroll ordered. I wrote in.
"Because the lawyer's statement of Laundry related to the unique facts of this case is objectively exorbitant, the court found that the plaintiff had a count of intentional mental distress for Laundry. We conclude that the court has dismissed the allegations of dismissal of Laundry. "
Patrick Riley, Petite's parents' lawyer, emailed CNN a statement that Gabby's parents were "thankful to Judge Hunter W. Carroll for the thorough and rational decision." I sent it by.
"Joe and Nicole look forward to discovering information that Laundry knew about Gabby's death and her whereabouts, especially during difficult times when Gabby's whereabouts were unknown. I'm looking forward to getting a copy of the correspondence, email, and text that was made. "Riley said.
" They look forward to going to trial and eventually Laundry. At this point, Joe and Nicole do not want to discuss this issue publicly and ask for respect for their privacy. "
CNN is seeking comments from a laundry lawyer.