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LeBron's Mom Suit -- Valet's Lost 'Enjoyment of Life'

4/14/2011 2:24 PM PDT BY TMZ STAFF

LeBron James' mother Gloria James caused the valet she allegedly slapped last week to lose his "capacity for enjoyment of life" -- and now he wants $15,000 minimum ... according to his lawsuit.

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TMZ obtained a copy of the lawsuit Rockfeller Sorel filed Tuesday in Miami-Dade County.  In the suit, he accuses Gloria of assault and battery ... during the incident at the Fountainbleu Hotel.

Sorel then breaks down a laundry list of "damages" he claims to have suffered -- such as pain, emotional distress, humiliation, mental anguish, and loss of capacity for enjoyment of life.

On top of all that Sorel says he needs cash for medical care and lost earnings.

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46.

MLove    

Seriously? Take your butt back to work! She slapped you, not threw you in front of a bus. Man up!! Geez.....

1250 days ago
47.

Deno Lorenzo    

First off, Gloria is a Human Sow! LeBron's people pretty much kept her in the backround while he displayed his talents in Cleveland. There was only one incident where she was picked up in a well known drug area of Akron in the wee hours of the morning drunk and looking for some crack. She was arrested but got off with just a slap on the wrists.

Everyone knew something like this would happen. It was only a matter of time. Consider what she does that doesn't hit the papers. You can take the girl out of the Ghetto but, you can't take the Ghetto out of the girl!

It's a shame because LeBron has lead a clean upstanding life to this point. (That we are told). How he turned out not addicted and not in jail with his upbringing is amazing. He does strive to be the best even with Gloria constantly dragging him down. It is a fact: SHE WAS screwing Delonte last year and that may have been one of the reasons, if not the main one, why he left Cleveland. The Cavs should have gotten rid of him for 2 tickets to Cedar Point when they found out! It will be 47 years December 27th since any major Cleveland Sports team has won a Championship. The way it looks now with the Cavs, Indians, and Browns, it could be another 47 years. LeBron was our only hope.

Back to Gloria: She is nothing but trash and an embarrassment to her son and any organization he is associated with! It's a shame!

1250 days ago
48.

Banana    

I really hope the judge just throws his case out......he has taken it too far now. As for the idiots that are cheering him on.....I pity you, I hope you aren't all American, cause people around the world already have a pretty bad view of Americans and this just heightens that.

1250 days ago
49.

mija    

Talk about a con man. He should be ashamed of himself.

1250 days ago
50.

BrooklynCat425    

This is clearly extortion. The suit should be thrown out it's obvious all he wants is money and thats it. How disgusting.

1250 days ago
51.

mija    

This guy should lose his job.

1250 days ago
52.

Big Daddy    

Who the heck is Delonte? Please anyone. Sounds like a bottle of ketchup.

1250 days ago
53.

MzReeses    

This guy is lame, stop being a baby! If a little slap causes you to lose enjoyment for life you deserved to get slapped, repeatedly.

1250 days ago
54.

tigress    

Good thing this mama wasn't packin. Whats up with all of these angry women.

1250 days ago
55.

Mr Baxter    

He assaulted her first anyway. What a joke, people like this are disgusting.

1250 days ago
56.

TheHOLETruth    

why are they going to court, LeBron can fart 15k

1250 days ago
57.

If sense were common everyone would have it.    

"Sorel then breaks down a laundry list of "damages" he claims to have suffered -- such as pain, emotional distress, humiliation, mental anguish, and loss of capacity for enjoyment of life."

Heh, wonder which lawyer taught him that?

1249 days ago
58.

JasonBR    

LMAO!!!!! loss of capacity for enjoyment of life.... WTF. LeBron's mom is a spoiled and nasty woman but this guy is just a complete IDIOT. Why do they even waste time with this **** in court? Pathetic morons who want an easy payday. Yeah I bet your life would be more enjoyable with 15K. lol dumbass

1249 days ago
59.

JasonBR    

You people are saying good for him just to teach her a lesson.. What lesson does that teach her? She will just go drink a 40 while LeBron writes a check.. All this is teaching anyone is that you can make retarded waste of time lawsuits and score a payday from it.

1249 days ago
60.

Magie    

to JasonBR: this guy did go to the hospital and see a doctor as well as have to deal with having his job on the line for standing up for himself. i dont think 15k is enough, you dumbass.

1249 days ago
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