The father of Courtney Griffin, the woman killed two years ago by hit-and-run driver Gabrielle Nestande — an incident that prompted changes to state law — has filed a lawsuit against Nestande and the bar that served her drinks the evening of the incident.
The suit, filed late Thursday in Travis County Probate Court, alleges that Clive Bar servers knew Nestande was impaired but continued serving her and that Nestande “was operating her vehicle negligently” when she hit Griffin.
The story you’re reading is premium content from the Austin American-Statesman. Subscribers get total access to all our in-depth news, digital editions and exclusive premium content. You can also buy a 24-hour digital pass or 7-day digital pass.
Read MyStatesman.com now — 24-hour digital pass99¢ for 24-hours
Read MyStatesman.com all week — 7-day digital pass$3.99 for 7-days
Subscribe to the Statesman for as little as 33¢ per dayView Offers
For Subscribers: Register your account for digital access.Access Digital
For Subscribers: Sign in here if you have already registered your account.Sign In