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WWE: Benoit Family Suing The WWE?

The Atlanta Journal Constitution is reporting today that World Wrestling Entertainment has rejected a deal offered by the estate of the Benoit family where the family asked that WWE pay $2 million dollars to Benoit’s two surviving children. The offer came from the laywer for Benoit’s father saying that WWE should pay the amount as "recognition of their father’s contributions to the company". The paper reported that they expect Benoit to sue WWE.