Family of bullied teen who died by suicide files lawsuit against school district

The family of a Riverside County 13-year-old girl who hanged herself following years of bullying has filed a lawsuit against the school district.

Rosalie Avila's family, represented by attorney Brian Claypool, announced Monday that the family would file a wrongful death lawsuit against Yucaipa-Calimesa Joint Unified School District.

The Avila family and the family's attorney joined us on Good Day LA Friday morning to talk about Rosalie's kind spirit, the lawsuit and and more.

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