Post Kobe Bryant’s Tragic Death, Fans Reckon With the Legend’s Complicated Legacy

Bryant had a credible rape allegation against him that was settled out of court in 2005.

written by
Rajvi Desai
Jan 27, 2020
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AuthorRajvi Desai

Rajvi Desai is The Swaddle's Culture Editor. After graduating from NYU as a Journalism and Politics major, she covered breaking news and politics in New York City, and dabbled in design and entertainment journalism. Back in the homeland, she's interested in tackling beauty, sports, politics and human rights in her gender-focused writing, while also co-managing The Swaddle Team's podcast, Respectfully Disagree.