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Aaron Hernandez To Face Wrongful Death Lawsuit

Justice scale on blue backgroundThe mother of Odin Lloyd, who was slain by former New England Patriots player Aaron Hernandez, has decided to go forward with her wrongful death lawsuit against him.

Lloyd was killed on 17 June, 2013. On April 15 this year, Aaron Hernandez was convicted for first degree murder of Lloyd.

Victim’s mother Ursula Ward had originally filed the lawsuit in December 2013, but it was put on hold due to criminal trial ongoing at that time.¬†According to plaintiff’s lawyer Douglass Sheff, “She wants to ask what happened. Very simple: What happened?’ And the next question: Why?”