Anna Nicole Smith

  • Key hearing set in Anna Nicole Smith death case June 9, 2009

    Los Angeles: A judge on Monday ordered Anna Nicole Smith's longtime boyfriend and two doctors to face a hearing in August to determine if they must stand trial for illegally supplying the Playboy model with prescription drugs for years before she died of an accidental overdose. Los Angeles Superior...
  • 3 charged for pumping Anna Nicole with illegal drugs March 14, 2009

    California: Former Playboy model and television star Anna Nicole Smith was given massive amounts of prescription drugs illegally by her boyfriend and two doctors for years before her death from an overdose, California's attorney general said on Friday. Attorney General Jerry Brown called Smith a "known addict" to whom lawyer...
  • Wanted! A playmate for 55-year-old 'Playboy' January 19, 2008

    London: Playboy magazine has launched a multi-city tour in search of a special playmate to mark its 55th anniversary. The men’s magazine, owned Hugh Hefner, is indulging in a year-long search for the ‘55th Anniversary Playmate’. Famous past Playboy bunnies include Pamela Anderson and Anna Nicole Smith. The fresh-faced winner will receive a...
  • Anna Nicole's ex is baby's dad April 11, 2007

    New Delhi: Former Playboy playmate, Anna Nicole Smith, 39, who died due to an overdose of prescription medications left behind a daughter whose paternity was under a cloud. Even as legal action is continuing over the custody of her infant daughter Dannielynn, the name of the seven-month-old's biological father has been...
  • It's official! Anna died of drug overdose June 18, 2007

    Dania Beach (Florida): Anna Nicole Smith died of an accidental drug overdose with traces of nine prescription drugs in her blood, including anti-depressants and sedatives, Florida officials said on Monday. “We found nothing to indicate any foul play,” said Seminole police chief Charlie Tiger. The death of Smith at a...
  • No foul play in Anna Nicole's death June 18, 2007

    Dania Beach (Florida): Anna Nicole Smith died of an accidental drug overdose with traces of nine prescription drugs in her blood, including anti-depressants and sedatives, Florida officials said on Monday. "We found nothing to indicate any foul play," said Seminole Police Chief Charlie Tiger. The death of the billionaire's widow at a...
  • Anna Nicole's death mystery solved June 18, 2007

    New Delhi: Former Playboy model Anna Nicole Smith’s mysterious death was an outcome of accidental drug overdose, Dr Joshua Perper, chief medical examiners in Florida revealed at a press conference on Monday. The medical examiner confirmed no illegal drugs were found at the scene of her death, said The Daily Mail....
  • Anna Nicole's diaries sell for $500,000 June 18, 2007

    Los Angeles: Anna Nicole Smith's private thoughts written in two diaries have been sold for more than $500,000 to a German businessman who planned to sell the information to media outlets, an auction house official said. The late Playboy model's handwritten 1992 diary was sold for $282,500 and her 1994 diary...
  • Anna autopsy results to be released June 18, 2007

    Miami: The long-awaited results of an autopsy on former Playboy Playmate Anna Nicole Smith will be made public on Monday, possibly ending the mystery of her sudden death, a Florida medical examiner's official said on Thursday. The death of the billionaire's widow at a Florida casino-hotel on February 8 triggered a...
  • Was Anna Nicole slain in cold blood? June 17, 2007

    London: The coroner investigating model Anna Nicole Smith’s tragic death has found some new evidence indicating the possibility that she might have been murdered. The police called the new evidence significant, but put off announcing the results until the probe was complete. Anna Nicole’s bodyguard, Maurice Brighthaupt, who was with...
  • Anna Nicole Smith buried in Bahamas March 3, 2007

    Los Angeles: Former Playboy model Anna Nicole Smith was finally buried in a melodramatic ceremony that reflected her life of tainted glamour, 22 days after her fatal collapse in a Florida hotel. The funeral on Friday followed a protracted legal battle over the rights to her estate and body and came...
  • Court to decide on Anna Nicole's funeral June 18, 2007

    West Palm Beach (Florida): The fate of Anna Nicole Smith's body is now in the hands of three appeals court judges who will decide whether to overturn a trial court ruling that meant the model would be buried in the Bahamas. The Florida 4th District Court of Appeal is considering...
  • Anna Nicole Smith fight goes to Bahamas June 18, 2007

    Nassau (Bahamas): Legal experts predict Anna Nicole Smith's ex-boyfriend, Larry Birkhead, will have a tough time winning custody of her baby when the case moves to the Supreme Court of the Bahamas on Monday. Howard K Stern, the former model's partner, is listed on the birth certificate as the father and...
  • Minister resigns over Anna Nicole June 19, 2007

    Nassau: Bahamas Immigration Minister Shane Gibson has resigned amid fallout over his involvement with Anna Nicole Smith, the former Playboy Playmate and billionaire's widow who died earlier this month. Gibson announced his resignation late on Sunday on state television and radio but denied any wrongdoing or romantic link to Smith, saying...
  • Anna Nicole Smith's body embalmed June 20, 2007

    Florida: The body of Anna Nicole Smith was embalmed Saturday at the Broward County Medical Examiner's office, officials said. Circuit Judge Larry Seidlin ruled on Friday the embalming could proceed, and although the move takes the former Playboy Playmate's body one step closer to burial, the fight over where she will...
  • NRI doc's cure for Anna Nicole 'sound' June 20, 2007

    Los Angeles: The NRI doctor accused of prescribing methadone to an alias of Anna Nicole Smith gave ''sound and appropriate'' treatment to the former Playboy playmate, his attorney said on Friday. The response came a day after the California Medical Board said it opened an inquiry of Dr Sandeep Kapoor about...
  • Anna Nicole Smith's will made public June 20, 2007

    Fort Lauderdale (Florida): A judge in Florida made public Anna Nicole Smith's five-year-old will on Friday and gave the go-ahead for the former Playboy playmate to be embalmed. The will, which Smith signed on July 30, 2001, ordered the estate distributed to her lawyer and boyfriend, Howard K Stern, to be...
  • Anna Nicole Smith's last film due in May June 20, 2007

    Los Angeles: The last film made by stripper-turned-celebrity Anna Nicole Smith, a sci-fi comedy titled Illegal Aliens, will be released on DVD in May, its distributor said on Tuesday. The film stars Smith, who died last week in Florida, as one of three aliens who transform themselves into "super-hot babes and...
  • Anna Nicole leaves behind legal battles June 20, 2007

    The legal entanglements for former Playboy Playmate and diet diva Anna Nicole Smith did not end with her death on Thursday. ...
  • Autopsy to uncover Anna's death June 20, 2007

    Hollywood (Florida): It is a tragic news in the entertainment world. The 39-year-old reality TV star and Playboy playmate Anna Nicole Smith has died. After being found unconscious in her room at Seminole Hard Rock Hotel and Casino in Hollywood, a bodyguard administered CPR. Smith was then rushed to a hospital...
  • Anna Nicole Smith dead | Mystery June 20, 2007

    Hollywood: Anna Nicole Smith, the small-town Texas girl turned voluptuous tabloid fixture who fought all the way to the US Supreme Court over her billionaire husband's estate, died suddenly at the age of 39. Smith, a platinum blonde who grew up idolising screen legend Marilyn Monroe and gained fame as...