Walrath Family Reaches Settlement With Outback Steakhouse - KCBD NewsChannel 11 Lubbock

5/16/05

Walrath Family Reaches Settlement With Outback Steakhouse

Brett & LaKeisha Walrath Brett & LaKeisha Walrath

The family of Brett Walrath will not take Outback Steakhouse to trial.

The two sides have reached a confidential settlement. The Walrath family was suing the restaurant for $32 million, accusing Outback of overserving Callie Long, the night she hit Brett Walrath in 2003.

In April, a Lubbock Judge sentenced Long to two years in prison for intoxication manslaughter in Walrath's death. The prosecution wants to try Long on a failure to stop and render aid charge.

Meanwhile, Long remains out on bond until her appeal is heard in June.

4/21/05
Callie Long Found Guilty of Intoxication Manslaughter
After almost 14 hours of deliberation, a Lubbock Jury found Callie Long guilty of intoxication manslaughter in the death of bicyclist Brett Walrath. 

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