Attorney pledges $25,000 to find missing IU student

June 10, 2011
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Bloomington attorney Ken Nunn will donate $25,000 as a  reward for information leading to the capture and conviction of whomever is responsible for the disappearance of Indiana University student Lauren Spierer.

While making this pledge, Nunn has also called out Bloomington city leaders for not installing video surveillance cameras at traffic intersections. He believes the cameras prevent and help solve crimes.

Spierer’s disappearance has dominated the local news in central Indiana. She never returned to her downtown Bloomington apartment after a night partying with friends. She was last seen walking toward her apartment in the early morning hours of June 3.

Nunn believes that if cameras had been installed, it may have given police clues or leads to what caused her disappearance. In a news release, he calls for the city of Bloomington to make video surveillance a priority so IU students and their families will know the city is a safe place for them to live and attend school.

In addition to Nunn’s pledge, Spierer’s family has pledged $100,000 for information leading to her safe return. The owners of her apartment building and Indianapolis Colts owner Jim Irsay have also each offered $10,000 for information leading to the IU student’s safe return and solving of the crime.
 

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  1. Being on this journey from the beginning has convinced me the justice system really doesn't care about the welfare of the child. The trial court judge knew the child belonged with the mother. The father having total disregard for the rules of the court. Not only did this cost the mother and child valuable time together but thousands in legal fees. When the child was with the father the mother paid her child support. When the child was finally with the right parent somehow the father got away without having to pay one penny of child support. He had to be in control. Since he withheld all information regarding the child's welfare he put her in harms way. Mother took the child to the doctor when she got sick and was totally embarrassed she knew nothing regarding the medical information especially the allergies, The mother texted the father (from the doctors office) and he replied call his attorney. To me this doesn't seem like a concerned father. Seeing the child upset when she had to go back to the father. What upset me the most was finding out the child sleeps with him. Sometimes in the nude. Maybe I don't understand all the rules of the law but I thought this was also morally wrong. A concerned parent would allow the child to finish the school year. Say goodbye to her friends. It saddens me to know the child will not have contact with the sisters, aunts, uncles and the 87 year old grandfather. He didn't allow it before. Only the mother is allowed to talk to the child. I don't think now will be any different. I hope the decision the courts made would've been the same one if this was a member of their family. Someday this child will end up in therapy if allowed to remain with the father.

  2. Ok attorney Straw ... if that be a good idea ... And I am not saying it is ... but if it were ... would that be ripe prior to her suffering an embarrassing remand from the Seventh? Seems more than a tad premature here soldier. One putting on the armor should not boast liked one taking it off.

  3. The judge thinks that she is so cute to deny jurisdiction, but without jurisdiction, she loses her immunity. She did not give me any due process hearing or any discovery, like the Middlesex case provided for that lawyer. Because she has refused to protect me and she has no immunity because she rejected jurisdiction, I am now suing her in her district.

  4. Sam Bradbury was never a resident of Lafayette he lived in rural Tippecanoe County, Thats an error.

  5. Sam Bradbury was never a resident of Lafayette he lived in rural Tippecanoe County, Thats an error.

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