Posted in Celebrities, General, Gossip, Michael Jackson, Music, Mystery, World
The family of a woman who died two years ago is suing Michael Jackson and a hospital, claiming the gravely ill patient was moved to make room for the pop star when he arrived with flu symptoms.
The complaint, claiming abuse of celebrity status, was filed against Jackson and Marian Medical Center in Santa Maria on Thursday, the second anniversary of the death of Manuela Gomez Ruiz, 73. It seeks unspecified damages.
The family had previously complained publicly that Ruiz, who had suffered a heart attack and was on life support, was suddenly moved to make way for Jackson, whose Feb. 15, 2005, admission caused cancellation of a court session in his child molestation trial. Ruiz suffered a second heart attack and died later that day. The family says she was moved from her two-bed trauma unit to another room.
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Posted in Anna Nicole Smith, General, Mystery, Odd, Playboy
As more and more details surrounding the life and death of Anna Nicole Smith make their way to the public, the circumstances around the former Playboy Playmate’s death, as well as who might be the father of Anna Nicole’s infant daughter, Dannielynn, have been mysterious at best. Now, the public is getting a glimpse into Anna Nicole Smith’s final moments, as a tape recording of a call from an Indian tribe’s police department requesting paramedics was released on Tuesday.
The phone call, a 31-second call between the Seminole tribal police department and the Hollywood Police Department illustrates that the Seminole police force needed Hollywood paramedics to assist Anna Nicole Smith, who had been found unconscious in her hotel room at the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel and Casino on the Seminole reservation. The Associated Press printed a transcript of the phone call, which heard a woman from the Seminole Police asking for help in Room 607. “She’s not breathing, and she’s not responsive. She’s, um, actually Anna Nicole Smith,” said the Seminole police officer. A woman at the Hollywood Police Department replied with, “Oh, OK.”
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