Nick Gordon found liable for the wrongful death of Bobbi Kristina Brown

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Nick Gordon was found liable for the wrongful death of Bobbi Kristina Brown on Friday, after being a no-show at the hearing on the civil lawsuit filed against him by the estate, ET has confirmed.

In June 2015, Brown's conservator, Bedelia Hargrove, filed a $10 million wrongful death civil suit, alleging that Gordon physically abused and stole thousands of dollars from her. In an amendment to that suit, it is alleged that Gordon gave Brown a "toxic cocktail, rendering her unconscious and then put her face down in a tub of cold water causing her to suffer brain damage."

Brown was found face down in a bathtub in her Georgia home on Jan. 31, 2015. After spending nearly six months in a coma, she died in hospice care last July 26 at the age of 22.

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LOS ANGELES, CA - OCTOBER 11: Nick Gordon and Bobbi Kristina Brown attend 'We Will Always Love You: A GRAMMY Salute to Whitney Houston' at Nokia Theatre L.A. Live on October 11, 2012 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Christopher Polk/WireImage)
LOS ANGELES, CA - JANUARY 25: Bobbi Kristina Brown (L) and Nick Gordon attends the GRAMMY Gift Lounge during the 56th Grammy Awards at Staples Center on January 25, 2014 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Imeh Akpanudosen/WireImage)
LOS ANGELES, CA - JANUARY 25: Bobbi Kristina Brown and Nick Gordon attend the GRAMMY Gift Lounge during the 56th Grammy Awards at Staples Center on January 25, 2014 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Joe Kohen/WireImage)
LOS ANGELES, CA - JANUARY 25: Bobbi Kristina Brown wearing Bobbi Brown Eyewear and Nick Gordon wearing Polaroid PLUS sunglasses with the Solstice Sunglasses and Safilo USA display at the GRAMMY Gift Lounge during the 56th GRAMMY Awards at Staples Center on January 25, 2014 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Tiffany Rose/WireImage)
NEW YORK CITY, NY - OCTOBER 23: Nick Gordon and Bobbi Kristina Brown are seen in Manhattan on October 23, 2012 in New York City. (Photo by Josiah Kamau/BuzzFoto/FilmMagic)
LOS ANGELES, CA - OCTOBER 11: Nick Gordon and Bobbi Kristina Brown attend 'We Will Always Love You: A GRAMMY Salute to Whitney Houston' at Nokia Theatre L.A. Live on October 11, 2012 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Christopher Polk/WireImage)
LOS ANGELES, CA - OCTOBER 11: Nick Gordon attends 'We Will Always Love You: A GRAMMY Salute to Whitney Houston' at Nokia Theatre L.A. Live on October 11, 2012 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Christopher Polk/WireImage)
Photo by: Michael Germana/STAR MAX/IPx Bobbi Kristina Brown, Whitney Houston's 21 year old daughter, was "fighting for her life" surrounded by loved ones in a hospital on Monday, February, 2nd, 2015 - her family said - after she was found face down and unresponsive in a bathtub at her Georgia home on Saturday, January 31st, 2015. Here File Photo: 8/16/12 Bobbi Kristina Brown and Nick Gordon at the premiere of "Sparkle". (Los Angeles, CA)
FILE - In this Aug. 16, 2012, file photo, Bobbi Kristina Brown, left, and Nick Gordon attend the Los Angeles premiere of "Sparkle" at Grauman's Chinese Theatre in Los Angeles. The man Whitney Houston's daughter calls her husband says he is looking for permission from Brown's family to visit her in the hospital. Gordon said in a statement through his lawyers Randy Kessler and Joe Habacy on Wednesday night, Feb. 18, 2015, that he hopes his request will be granted. The 21-year-old Bobbi Kristina has been "fighting for her life" at Emory University Hospital in Atlanta since she was found in her bathtub face-down and responsive on Jan. 31. (Photo by Jordan Strauss/Invision/AP, File)
Photo by: Michael Germana/STAR MAX/IPx Bobbi Kristina Brown, Whitney Houston's 21 year old daughter, was "fighting for her life" surrounded by loved ones in a hospital on Monday, February, 2nd, 2015 - her family said - after she was found face down and unresponsive in a bathtub at her Georgia home on Saturday, January 31st, 2015. Here File Photo: 8/16/12 Bobbi Kristina Brown and Nick Gordon at the premiere of "Sparkle". (Los Angeles, CA)
Nick Gordon and Bobbi Kristina Brown attend the premiere party for "The Houstons On Our Own" at the Tribeca Grand hotel on Monday, Oct. 22, 2012 in New York. ( Photo by Donald Traill/Invision/AP)
Bobbi Kristina Brown and Nick Gordon attend the premiere party for "The Houstons On Our Own" at the Tribeca Grand hotel on Monday, Oct. 22, 2012 in New York. ( Photo by Donald Traill/Invision/AP)
LOS ANGELES, CA - JANUARY 25: Bobbi Kristina Brown and Nick Gordon attend the GRAMMY Gift Lounge during the 56th Grammy Awards at Staples Center on January 25, 2014 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Joe Kohen/WireImage)
NEW YORK, NY - OCTOBER 22: Nick Gordon and Bobbi Kristina Brown attends 'The Houstons: On Our Own' series premiere party at the Tribeca Grand Hotel on October 22, 2012 in New York City. (Photo by Shareif Ziyadat/FilmMagic)
NEW YORK, NY - OCTOBER 22: Nick Gordon and Bobbi Kristina Brown attends 'The Houstons: On Our Own' series premiere party at the Tribeca Grand Hotel on October 22, 2012 in New York City. (Photo by Shareif Ziyadat/FilmMagic)
HOLLYWOOD, CA - AUGUST 16: Bobbi Kristina Brown and Nick Gordon attend the premiere of 'Sparkle' at Grauman's Chinese Theatre on August 16, 2012 in Hollywood, California. (Photo by Jason LaVeris/FilmMagic)
NEW YORK, NY - OCTOBER 22: TV Personalities Nick Gordon and Bobbi Kristina Brown attend 'The Houstons: On Our Own' Series Premiere Party at Tribeca Grand Hotel on October 22, 2012 in New York City. (Photo by Jim Spellman/WireImage)
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"Gordon did not appear. The judge struck his answer and entered default judgment against him," Craig Terrett, the attorney representing Bobbi Kristina's father, Bobby Brown, told ET on Friday. "The only issue now is damages, which will likely be tried before a jury possibly in November."

"It's been a long time. Bobbi Kristina has been dead for how long?" Bobbi Kristina's aunt, Leolah Brown, told Atlanta's NBC affiliate WXIA-TV outside of the court room on Friday. "It's been a long time, hasn't it? ... He should have been arrested. I'm angry because I want to see some justice."

Gordon's lawyers released a statement last August regarding the lawsuit filed against their client, claiming it is both "slanderous and meritless."

"Nick has been heartbroken and destroyed over the loss of his love and it's shameful that such baseless allegations have been presented publicly," the statement reads. "Nick has engaged civil counsel and intends to defend the lawsuit vigorously and expose it for what it is: a fictitious assault against the person who loved Krissy most."

PHOTOS: A look at Bobbi Kristina with her mother, Whitney Houston

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Oct. 22, 2012 - New York, New York, U.S. - BOBBI KRISTINA BROWN attends the premiere party for the new reality show 'The Houstons: On Our Own' premiere party held at the Tribeca Grand Hotel. (Photo: Nancy Kaszerman/ZUMAPRESS.com via ALamy)
Entertainer Bobby Brown, right, stands outside of Emory Hospital in Atlanta where his daughter Bobbi Kristina Brown is being treated, Thursday, Feb. 5, 2015. Bobbi Kristina Brown, the only child of Bobby and the late Whitney Houston, has been hospitalized since Jan. 31 after being found unresponsive in a bathtub at a suburban Atlanta home. (AP Photo/Ron Harris)
FILE - In this Feb. 12, 2011, file photo, singer Whitney Houston, left, and daughter Bobbi Kristina Brown arrive at an event in Beverly Hills, Calif. Officers Wednesday morning, Nov. 28, 2012, responded to a call about a black Chevrolet Camaro that slid off the road and landed in a ditch in Alpharetta. They found 19-year-old Bobbi Kristina Brown standing beside her damaged car near her home. (AP Photo/Dan Steinberg, File)
LOS ANGELES, CA - JANUARY 25: Bobbi Kristina Brown wearing Carrera by Jimmy Choo sunglasses with the Solstice Sunglasses and Safilo USA display at the GRAMMY Gift Lounge during the 56th GRAMMY Awards at Staples Center on January 25, 2014 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Tiffany Rose/WireImage)
NEW YORK, NY - OCTOBER 22: Bobbi Kristina Brown attends 'The Houstons: On Our Own' series premiere party at the Tribeca Grand Hotel on October 22, 2012 in New York City. (Photo by Shareif Ziyadat/FilmMagic)
NEW YORK, NY - OCTOBER 22: Nick Gordon and Bobbi Kristina Brown attends 'The Houstons: On Our Own' series premiere party at the Tribeca Grand Hotel on October 22, 2012 in New York City. (Photo by Shareif Ziyadat/FilmMagic)
Oct. 22, 2012 - New York, New York, U.S. - BOBBI KRISTINA BROWN attends the premiere party for the new reality show 'The Houstons: On Our Own' premiere party held at the Tribeca Grand Hotel. (Credit Image: © Nancy Kaszerman/ZUMAPRESS.com)
Aug. 16, 2012 - Los Angeles, California, U.S. - Bobbi Kristina Brown attending the Los Angeles premiere of ''Sparkle'' held at the Grauman's Chinese Theatre in Hollywood, California on August 16, 2012. 2012(Credit Image: © D. Long/Globe Photos/ZUMAPRESS.com)
Singer Whitney Houston, right, sings with her daughter Bobbi Kristina Brown during a performance for 'Good Morning America' in Central Park on Tuesday, Sept. 1, 2009 in New York. (AP Photo/Evan Agostini)
GOOD MORNING AMERICA - 9/1/09 One of the most honored female artists of all time, Whitney Houston is making her first television appearance in over seven years on GOOD MORNING AMERICA, WEDNESDAY, SEPT. 2 (7-9 a.m., ET) on the ABC Television Network. Her free performance was taped in New York City's Central Park, 9/1/09. GM09 (Photo by Ida Mae Astute/ABC via Getty Images) WHITNEY HOUSTON joined onstage by daughter BOBBI KRISTINA
Singer Whitney Houston, right, sings with her daughter Bobbi Kristina Brown during a performance for 'Good Morning America' in Central Park on Tuesday, Sept. 1, 2009 in New York. (AP Photo/Evan Agostini)
Actress Lauren Bacall, left, greets Bobbi-Christina daughter of Bobby Brown, right, and Whitney Houston during the 4th Annual International Achievement In Arts Awards in Beverly Hills, Calif., Sunday, Oct. 11, 1998. The award show was to benefit the Whitney Houston For Children, Inc. and the Starkey Hearing Foundation. (AP Photo/Michael Caulfield)
Whitney Houston, right, thanks the crowd after being honored with a lifetime achievement award at the first BET awards Tuesday, June 19, 2001, at a hotel in Las Vegas. The BET Awards are given to black entertainers and athletes in music, film and sports categories. The 15 awards were voted by record label executives, media and fans. Her mother, Cissy Houston, left, and her daughter, Bobbi Kristina Brown, center, presented her award. (AP Photo/Joe Cavaretta)
US singer Whitney Houston and her huband bobby Brown attend welcoming ceremony hosted by the polygamous Black Hebrew sect 30 May 2003 in the southern Israeli town of Dimona. Houston is in Israel for a week to make a recording with the sect. AFP PHOTO MEIR AZULAI ISRAEL OUT (Photo credit should read MEIR AZULAI/AFP/Getty Images)
US singer Whitney Houston attends in a welcoming ceremony as a guest of honor for the polygamous Black Hebrew sect 30 May 2003 in the southern Israeli town of Dimona. Houston is in Israel for a week to make a recording with the sect. AFP PHOTO/Tal COHEN ISRAEL OUT (Photo credit should read TAL COHEN/AFP/Getty Images)
Whitney Houston and Bobby Brown at event, New York, 1998. (Photo by Steve Eichner/Getty Images)
NEWARK, NJ - FEBRUARY 17: A view outside New Hope Baptist Church, one day before Whitney Houston funeral service on February 17, 2012 in Newark, New Jersey. PHOTOGRAPH BY Laurentiu Garofeanu / Barcroft USA /Barcoft Media via Getty Images
LOS ANGELES, CA - JANUARY 25: Bobbi Kristina Brown and Nick Gordon attends the GRAMMY Gift Lounge during the 56th Grammy Awards at Staples Center on January 25, 2014 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Tiffany Rose/WireImage)
LAS VEGAS, NV - MAY 20: (EXCLUSIVE COVERAGE) Pat Houston (L) and Bobbi Kristina Houston-Brown accept the Millennium Award on behalf of Whitney Houston onstage at the 2012 Billboard Music Awards held at the MGM Grand Garden Arena on May 20, 2012 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Christopher Polk/Billboards2012/Getty Images for ABC)
LAS VEGAS, NV - MAY 20: (EXCLUSIVE COVERAGE) Pat Houston (L) and Bobbi Kristina Houston-Brown accept the Millennium Award on behalf of Whitney Houston onstage at the 2012 Billboard Music Awards held at the MGM Grand Garden Arena on May 20, 2012 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Ethan Miller/Billboards2012/Getty Images for ABC)
SAM REMO, ITALY - FEBRUARY 8: Whitney Houston attends The San Remo Pop Festival, on February 8, 1987 in San Remo, Italy. (Photo by Julian Parker/UK Press via Getty Images)
Daily News front page February 12, 2012, Headline: WHITNEY DEAD Found in L.A. hotel room. Whitney Houston (Photo By: /NY Daily News via Getty Images)
Daily News front page February 19, 2012, Headline: WHITNEY GOES HOME 'Singing With Angels' Whitney Houston funeral (Photo By: /NY Daily News via Getty Images)
Singer Whitney Houston. (Photo by Time Life Pictures/DMI/The LIFE Picture Collection/Getty Images)
Actress Dawn Lewis, singer Whitney Houston and Reverend Jesse Jackson attend the ''Sammy Davis, Jr. 60th Anniversary Celebration' Television Special on November 13, 1989 at Shrine Auditorium in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Ron Galella, Ltd./WireImage)
NEW YORK, NY - OCTOBER 22: Nick Gordon and Bobbi Kristina Brown attends 'The Houstons: On Our Own' series premiere party at the Tribeca Grand Hotel on October 22, 2012 in New York City. (Photo by Shareif Ziyadat/FilmMagic)
American singer Whitney Houston, June 1988 (Photo by RDA/Getty Images)
(EXCLUSIVE, Premium Rates Apply) Whitney Houston and Bobby Brown (Photo by L. Cohen/WireImage)
Married singers Whitney Houston and Bobby Brown. (Photo by Time Life Pictures/DMI/The LIFE Picture Collection/Getty Images)
TAMPA, FL - JANUARY 27: Whitney Houston sings the National Anthem during the pregame show at Super Bowl XXV while tens of thousands of football fans wave tiny American flags in an incredible outburst of patriotism during the Persian Gulf War on 01/27/1991. (Photo by Michael Zagaris/Getty Images)
NEWARK, NJ - FEBRUARY 14: Mourners leave messages outside New Hope Baptist Church on February 14, 2012 in Newark, New Jersey. Whitney Houston's body is being held at Whigham Funeral Home before the funeral on Saturday at New Hope Baptist Church. PHOTOGRAPH BY Laurentiu Garofeanu/ Barcroft USA /Barcoft Media via Getty Images
LOS ANGELES, CA - JANUARY 25: Bobbi Kristina Brown wearing Carrera by Jimmy Choo sunglasses with the Solstice Sunglasses and Safilo USA display at the GRAMMY Gift Lounge during the 56th GRAMMY Awards at Staples Center on January 25, 2014 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Tiffany Rose/WireImage)
NEW YORK, NY - OCTOBER 22: TV Personality Bobbi Kristina Brown attends 'The Houstons: On Our Own' Series Premiere Party at Tribeca Grand Hotel on October 22, 2012 in New York City. (Photo by Jim Spellman/WireImage)
NEW YORK, NY - OCTOBER 22: Singer Cissy Houston and TV Personality Bobbi Kristina Brown attend 'The Houstons: On Our Own' Series Premiere Party at Tribeca Grand Hotel on October 22, 2012 in New York City. (Photo by Jim Spellman/WireImage)
Bobbi Kristina Brown, right, and Nick Gordon attend the Los Angeles premiere of "Sparkle" at Grauman's Chinese Theatre on Thursday, Aug. 16, 2012, in Los Angeles. (Photo by Jordan Strauss/Invision/AP)
Bobbi Kristina Brown attends the Los Angeles premiere of "Sparkle" at Grauman's Chinese Theatre on Thursday, Aug. 16, 2012, in Los Angeles. (Photo by Jordan Strauss/Invision/AP)
Whitney Houston and Bobby Brown at the Metropolitan Museum's Costume Institute gala exhibition, New York, New York, December 6, 1999. (Photo by Steve Eichner/Getty Images)
Whitney Houston at the Metropolitan Museum's Costume Institute gala exhibition, New York, New York, December 6, 1999. (Photo by Steve Eichner/Getty Images)
CANADA - AUGUST 22: Whitney Houston (Photo by Ron Bull/Toronto Star via Getty Images)
Married singers Bobby Brown and Whitney Houston. (Photo by Time Life Pictures/DMI/The LIFE Picture Collection/Getty Images)
NEW YORK CITY - NOVEMBER 5: Singer Whitney Houston attends the press conference to announce her new album 'My Love is Your Love' on November 5, 1998 at Sony Music Studios in New York City. (Photo by Ron Galella, Ltd./WireImage)
Singer Whitney Houston (R) and her husband singer Bobby Brown (L) arrive at the 50th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards 13 September at the Shrine Auditorium in Los Angeles, CA. AFP PHOTO Lucy NICHOLSON/mn (Photo credit should read LUCY NICHOLSON/AFP/Getty Images)
Mariah Carey and Whitney Houston (Photo by Jeffrey Mayer/WireImage)
FRANCE - JULY 06: Concert Of Whitney Houston At Bercy in Paris, France on July 06, 1998. (Photo by Alain BENAINOUS/Gamma-Rapho via Getty Images)
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No criminal charges have been filed against Gordon.

WATCH: Bobbi Kristina Brown: Where Things Stand One Year After Her Death

The Fulton County, Georgia, medical examiner listed Brown's official cause of death as pneumonia in March. Brown died from complications caused by her face being immersed in water, along with drug intoxication, the medical examiner said in a statement.

"The underlying cause of death is the condition which starts the downhill course of events leading to death and in this case is the immersion associated with drug intoxication," the statement read. "The pneumonia and encephalopathy [brain damage] are more immediate causes which resulted from the immersion and drug intoxication."

The toxicology report found marijuana, alcohol, "a cocaine-related substance," anti-anxiety medication, and morphine in her system.

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