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Anna Nicole Smith's 6-Year-Old Daughter May Inherit $49 Million

June 1st, 2013 3:03pm EDT
Dannielynn & Larry Birkhead
A judge has ruled that Anna Nicole's Smith's daughter, Dannielynn, is entitled to sanctions from the estate of the late model's billionaire former husband, J. Howard Marshall.

Dannielynn, Smith's son with her lover Larry Birkhead, could receive as much as $49 million.

U.S. District Judge David O. Carter found that Marshall's estate representatives had used unsavory methods to hide crucial documents from Smith's lawyers during a lengthy legal battle and ordered the executors to pay sanctions to the model's six-year-old daughter.

Marshall and Smith were married for a year when he died in 1...

Anna Nicole Smith's daughter awarded sanctions from billionaire ex's estate

May 31st, 2013 8:40pm EDT
Anna Nicole Smith
Anna Nicole Smith's young daughter is set for a bumper payday after a U.S. judge ruled the six year old is entitled to sanctions from the estate of the late model's billionaire former husband, J. Howard Marshall.

The oil tycoon was married to Smith for a year when he died in 1995 and the busty blonde fought his son and other family members for a large cut of his fortune up until her passing from an accidental drug overdose in 2007.

Lawyers for her estate kept up the legal fight, but they were dealt a bitter blow in 2011 when a Supreme Court Chief Justice in Washington, D.C. overturned a p...

Buy Anna Nicole Smith's Studio City Home For $1.75 Million

August 1st, 2011 5:00pm EDT
Anna  Nicole Smith Show
A California mansion owned by the late Anna Nicole Smith is for sale for $1.75 million. The 4,700 square foot Studio City, Calif., home has five bedrooms and bathrooms, a fitness room, and chandeliers.

After her death, the home was left to Larry Birkhead, the biological father of her daughter Dannielynn.

The mansion was featured on the model's reality series "The Anna Nicole Show" before her death in 2007.

Earlier this year a British musical chronicling the life of the Playboy pinup was greeted with controversy due to an explicit sex scene. Smith died in 2007 due to drug intoxication co...

Anna Nicole Smith Took So Many Drugs, She Fell Asleep While Eating

August 21st, 2010 8:25am EDT
Anna Nicole Smith
Anna Nicole Smith's ex-lover Larry Birkhead fought back tears in court on Friday as he testified about the late star's drug lows.

The photographer, who is the father of Smith's daughter Dannielynn, resumed testifying in the drug conspiracy trial of doctors Khristine Eroshevich and Sandeep Kapoor and Smith's former boyfriend and lawyer Howard K. Stern and told the court in Los Angeles that the actress/model often suffered seizures after taking drugs.

Birkhead also revealed Anna Nicole would fall asleep during meals because of the numerous prescription medications she was taking.

The docto...

Was Anna Nicole Smith Murdered?

June 22nd, 2010 7:46am EDT
Anna Nicole Smith
The retired judge who oversaw the Anna Nicole Smith burial trial is urging police to reopen investigations into the star's death, calling the tragedy grounds for "a potential murder case."

Former Fort Lauderdale, Florida judge Larry Seidlin has revealed he isn't satisfied with the Seminole Indian Police Department's investigation of Smith's February 2007 death, which was ruled an accidental overdose.

In a new book, titled The Killing of Anna Nicole Smith, he claims the former Playboy model died under "highly unusual circumstances"; and he believes someone is guilty of manslaughter.


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