Lowe Settles One Nanny Lawsuit

Second nanny suit still set for trial
By Evann Gastaldo,  Newser Staff
Posted May 14, 2009 7:09 AM CDT
Actor Rob Lowe and his wife Sheryl arrive to the screening of "Thank You For Smoking," at the Sundance Film Festival in Park City, Utah, in this Saturday, Jan. 21, 2006 file photo.   (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster, FILE)
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(Newser) – Rob Lowe’s nanny drama is half over, now that the TV star and one former nanny have asked that their lawsuits be dismissed, People reports. Lowe sued Jessica Gibson last year for allegedly blackmailing his family to the tune of $1.5 million. She countersued, claiming he groped and exposed himself to her. A similar battle between the Lowes and a second nanny will go to trial Nov. 16, E! reports. (Read more Rob Lowe stories.)