Anna Nicole Smith`s 6-year-old daughter, Dannielynn, could amass a multi-million dollar fortune in sanctions from the estate of E. Pierce Marshall - son of the actress` former husband J. Howard Marshall .
A boyfriend and two doctors who were part of Anna Nicole Smith`s inner circle in her final days and were charged with enabling her prescription drug use were acquitted of most drug charges Thursday, but two were convicted of conspiring to use false names to get her prescriptions.
Prosecution and defense attorneys rested their cases Monday in the seven-week drug conspiracy trial of Anna Nicole Smith`s lawyer-boyfriend and two doctors charged with providing her with excessive amounts of opiates and sedatives while knowing she was an addict.
A pain-management doctor testified Wednesday that Anna Nicole Smith was not a drug addict, rebuffing a prosecutor who suggested the model`s prescriptions for 1,500 pills in a single month amounted to an addiction.
Prosecutors showed jurors their most explosive evidence against Anna Nicole Smith`s doctor Thursday — journal entries in which he writes of partying with her during a gay pride parade and wonders, "Can she ruin me?"
Drug bottles, a duffel bag full of cash and Anna Nicole Smith`s sobbing boyfriend were found in the Florida hotel room where the Playboy model died of an overdose three years ago, a police detective testified Thursday.