Rob and Charlene Spierer filed Thursday for a protective order on private and sensitive information and materials that might come to light in the suit against two men they say are responsible for Lauren’s presumed death


Judge Tanya Walton Pratt granted the motion to dismiss the complaint against Mike Beth. Judge Walton Pratt’s office confirmed Rob and Charlene Spierer, Lauren’s parents, were present for the hearing.


Progress has stalled in a civil negligence lawsuit that missing IU student Lauren Spierer’s parents filed against the three men who were with their daughter the night she disappeared more than two years ago.


Robert and Charlene Spierer, parents of missing IU student Lauren Spierer, filed a civil negligence lawsuit against Corey Rossman, Jason Rosenbaum and Michael Beth on June 26.


“Putting Up More Posters 4 Lauren Spierer” will take place on Sunday at 1 p.m. at the Monroe County courthouse. The event is an attempt by volunteers to refresh the search for Lauren Spierer as the second anniversary of her disappearance approaches.


Lauren Spierer is disappearing again. Nine months ago, the then-20-year-old sophomore vanished in the middle of a summer night. Posters showing Lauren’s smiling face began to haunt Bloomington. She was gone, but everywhere.


The family of Lauren Spierer, an IU student who has been missing since June 3, 2011, announced Friday that they have increased the reward money offered for information.