February 25, 2011

Stepmother Charged with Bigamy

The stepmother of a disabled girl whose remains were found after she went missing in North Carolina has been indicted on a bigamy charge. Authorities have found that Elisa Baker, the stepmother of Zahra Baker, 10 years old, is accused of marrying the girl’s father before divorcing her previous husband.  Zahra lost part of her left leg at age 5 and lost hearing in both ears while being treated for cancer. The family made news […]
November 2, 2010

Verdict in Anna Nicole Boyfriend Trial

On Thursday, October 28th, a verdict was handed down in the drug conspiracy case related to the 2007 drug overdose death of Anna Nicole Smith. Smith’s boyfriend/lawyer/agent/friend, Howard K. Stern, and her doctors, Sandeep Kapoor and Khristine Eroshevich, were each accused of illegally providing drugs to Smith, by excessively prescribing opiates and sedatives to the deceased star, and using fake names to obtain prescriptions. All three defendants had pled not guilty.  Ultimately, Kapoor was acquitted […]