Nancy Grace Receives Apology in Suicide Lawsuit

By Andrew Gauthier 

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Orlando Sentinel

CNN talk-show host Nancy Grace received an apology today from Florida lawyers who once accused the bombastic personality of “ambushing” a grieving mother as the two sides announced a settlement in a wrongful-death lawsuit over the suicide of Melinda Duckett.

Grace and the network agreed to establish a $200,000 trust fund dedicated to finding Duckett’s missing son, Trenton. Melinda Duckett’s estate had sued Grace, saying she drove the young Leesburg mother to suicide in 2006.

Duckett, 21, was grilled by Grace after reporting her 2-year-old son, Trenton, missing from his bedroom Aug. 27, 2006, then killed herself with a shotgun More…