The death of Anna Nicole Smith The life of celebrity is known more for turbulent life off-camera. Anna Nicole Smith died at a South Florida hospital, on February 8, 2007. Anna Nicole Smith was a stage name for Vickie Lynn Marshall. The woman was an American model (Playboy Playmate and former Guess model), actress (the reality TV star) and celebrity. She was 39. Anna Nicole Smith was in the focus of many lawsuits and media. There were a lot of gossips about her marriage to oil billionaire J.
Howard Marshall. Smiths husband was 63 years her senior. After his death, she began a 12-year legal battle with Marshall’s son, E. Pierce Marshall, over the inheritance. After Annas death her infant daughter became the object of the next lawsuit, according to the New York Times. Several months before her death, the name of Anna Nicole Smith was mentioned speaking about the death of her son, Daniel Smith. 20-year-old man died on September 10, 2006. He went to visit his mother and his newborn sister to the hospital.
On September 17, 2006, Dr. Wecht said that a combination of Zoloft, Lexapro and methadone was found and led to the lethal end. It is known that methadone is used in the treatment of heroin and morphine addiction. Thats why people think that Daniels death was drug-related. In November 2004, Anna Nicole Smith introduced a musical performance at the American Music Awards. The audience was shocked with her slurred speech and behaviour.
It was known that she used products of a company TrimSpa with the purpose to lose her weight. (Anna Nicole Smith lost about 69 lb (31 kg) for several months.) The models speech and behaviour were so strange that tabloid press wrote that she was under the influence of pills. Though Smiths representatives assureded that it had happened because of the pain from a series of gruelling workouts; but tabloids did not believe in it. In particular, Larry King pointed that Smith had depression and thought that a reason for it was Smith’s weight issues. In 2006, a lawsuit against a company, TrimSpa, began where Smith introduced as a spokesperson for TrimSpa. TrimSpas products led to substantial weight loss, but scientists tried to prove that the products of TrimSpa X32 were false or misleading.
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Smith denied it and said that she was O.K. It is evident that Anna Nicole Smith had a very troubled life and many problems. Thats why the release of the full autopsy is delayed because new evidences have appeared from time to time. There is no one point of view as to the death of the former model. The only established facts are that Anna Nicole Smith was found unconscious in her hotel room. She came to the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Hollywood, Florida with her lawyer and boyfriend, Howard K. Stern.
Smiths private nurse discovered her first and then called security officials. She died at 2:10 p.m., in Memorial Regional Hospital in Hollywood. Later the same day, the hotel room was cleared. According to the Broward County Medical Examiner’s Office, an autopsy should be made but delayed. Thats why a lot of assumption has appeared as to Smiths death. In November 28, 2006, Ford Shelley, son-in-law of G.
Ben Thompson, confirmed that methadone was found in Anna’s bedroom refrigerator. But an initial autopsy report stated that there was no obvious indication of a drug overdose as well as no sign of major external injuries. Some critics pointed the fact that Smith lost about 69 pounds for a short time. This could affect her health. Critics emphasized that Smiths speech was often slurred and she seemed out of it while speaking on her reality show and other recent TV appearances. The model seemed drugged-out. A former attorney for Smith, Michael Scott, is sure that drugs were the reason of Annas death as well as of her son Daniel. Lenard Leeds, another former Smith attorney, mentioned on the Web site TMZ that Smith had always problems with her weight and she used alcohol.
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Leeds pointed that the woman had a lot of problems. It is known that Anna Nicole Smith wanted to be like Marilyn Monroe. People called her second Marilyn Monroe. Leeds said that her life and even death were similar. It should be mentioned that Marilyn Monroe died at age 36 of a drug overdose. AccessHollywood.com gave information that one of Smiths employee found her choked on her own vomit several days before her death.
Most of all, it was said that Smith took some medicine that are referred to a “children’s sedative. TMZ.com pointed the fact that when Anna Smith was in her eighth month of pregnancy she was given methadone. But her doctor, Sandeep Kapoor, and the Medical Board of California were sure that the treatment was “sound and appropriate.” From the other hand Smiths attorney Ron Rale confirmed that the death was from natural causes. He told The Associated Press that several days before the death Anna Smith had flu symptoms and a fever. Most of all, she still had been suffering from the death of her son. Illness and grief sapped her health. Ron Rale denied claims her death was related to drugs.
Many additional evidences have come to light during the course of the investigation. Though Dr. Joshua Perper, the chief medical examiner for Broward County, did not say what additional evidences were; but they delayed the release of the full autopsy. The investigation did not deal with homicide. It helped law enforcement agencies and the medical examiner figure out the nature of this death. Dr.
Perper emphasized that if Smiths death was from natural causes it would not take much time to announce the findings. But he mentioned that definitive results could take weeks. Anna Nicole Smith was buried in the Bahamas next to her son, Daniel. Her death served as a spur to several legal proceedings. They include the custody of her infant daughter and who would control her remains.
“Anna Nicole Flashes Crowd at MTV Event”. Associated Press, February 14, 2007. “Cause of Anna Nicole Smiths Death Uncertain”.
The New York Times, February 9, 2007. The Doctor Who Scored Methadone for Anna Nicole. TMZ, February 2, 2007.
Life and Death in Anna Karenina Thematically, the novel parallels its heroine"s, Anna Karenina, moral and social conflicts with Constantin Levin"s internal struggle to find the meaning of life. There are many others underlying themes which links the novel as a whole, yet many critics at the time only looked upon its critical view of Russian life. Henry James called Tolstoy"s novels as "loose and ...