Men: Requests by Spierer parents too broad

In this June 16, 2011 file photo, Robert and Charlene Spierer display a photo of their missing daughter Lauren Spierer taken by a video surveillance camera in her apartment building on the night she disappeared, during a news conference in Bloomington, Ind.  A federal judge is set to hear arguments Monday, Dec. 2, 2013 on a motion to dismiss the lawsuit filed by the Spierers against three men who were with their daughter the night of her disappearance. The lawsuit claims the fellow IU students gave Spierer alcohol, then failed to make sure the 20-year-old Greenburgh, N.Y., native made it back to her Bloomington apartment safely after a night of partying in June 2011. (AP Photo/Michael Conroy, file)
In this June 16, 2011 file photo, Robert and Charlene Spierer display a photo of their missing daughter Lauren Spierer taken by a video surveillance camera in her apartment building on the night she disappeared, during a news conference in Bloomington, Ind. A federal judge is set to hear arguments Monday, Dec. 2, 2013 on a motion to dismiss the lawsuit filed by the Spierers against three men who were with their daughter the night of her disappearance. The lawsuit claims the fellow IU students gave Spierer alcohol, then failed to make sure the 20-year-old Greenburgh, N.Y., native made it back to her Bloomington apartment safely after a night of partying in June 2011. (AP Photo/Michael Conroy, file)

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Two men who were with a 20-year-old Indiana University student before she vanished in 2011 say her parents’ efforts to obtain evidence against them is a “fishing expedition.”

Jason Rosenbaum and Corey Rossman say in court documents Lauren Spierer’s parents have subpoenaed private cellphone and academic records that have nothing to do with the Greenburgh, N.Y., native’s disappearance.

Court documents say the Spierers want cellphone records spanning 134 days before and after the night their daughter disappeared following a night partying with friends in Bloomington. They say her parents are also seeking both men’s academic records.

The Spierers’ lawsuit filed last year claims Rossman and Rosenbaum gave Spierer alcohol and failed to make sure she returned safely to her Bloomington apartment. Their attorney says the men’s claims hold no merit.

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