Notorious B.I.G. Family Files Another Lawsuit
April 18, 2007 at 5:45 AM (PT)
TMZ.COM reports the family of murdered rapper CHRISTOPHER WALLACE, a.k.a. NOTORIOUS B.I.G., has filed another wrongful death lawsuit against the City of LOS ANGELES in connection with his death. This time in LOS ANGELES COUNTY Superior Court.
The lawsuit, filed yesterday and obtained by TMZ, is in addition to the one filed in federal court years ago, but the new complaint involves state-related claims. The lawsuit also names two former police officers as co-defendants.
WALLACE's widow, singer FAITH EVANS, along with his mother and two children, are suing for unspecified general, compensatory and punitive damages.
WALLACE was shot and killed in 1997 after a party in L.A. His murder has not been solved.