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Lamar Odom Loses Second Friend to Drugs, Bobby Heyward Dies Just Days After Jamie Sangouthai’s Death

Lamar Odom is no doubt completely grief-stricken by now. In a matter of days he has lost two close friends to drug-related deaths. Jamie Sangouthai, who appeared on episodes of Khloe & Lamar with Odom and Khloe Kardashian, died of a flesh-eating disease called necrotizing fasciitis, that is attributed to chronic IV drug users. And this weekend, Bobby Heyward died …

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Victoria Siegel: ‘Queen Of Versailles’ 18-Year-Old Daughter Dead At 18

It’s always a tragedy when a young life is snuffed out too soon. Victoria Seigel, the 18-year-old daughter of David and Jackie Siegel, was found unresponsive at her family’s Windermere, Florida mansion on Saturday. Police reports state that deputies responded to a call to the Green Island Cove mansion at 2pm on Saturday. A housekeeper discovered the young girl unresponsive …

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Bobbi Kristina Overdoses In Bathtub Like Mother Whitney Houston

On January 31, Bobbi Kristina Brown was found unresponsive in a bathtub by her husband, Nick Gordon, and a friend. The incident made the news because of the eerie similarity to how Bobbi Kristina’s mother, Whitney Houston, passed away. And while Bobbi Kristina is still alive, reports about her current condition have been conflicting. According to People, Bobbi Kristina is …

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Is Miley Cyrus Dead? Just Another Death Hoax

Is Miley Cyrus dead? No. The ‘Wrecking Ball’ singer is just fine. She was, however, the victim of a death hoax that spread like wild fire over the internet. Hollywood Life reports that the rumor started on Facebook. It announced that Miley Cyrus was found dead from an alleged drug overdose. The death hoax is the same scam that has …

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Drew Barrymore: Half-Sister Jessica Barrymore Died of Accidental Overdose

Drew Barrymore received word in late July that her half-sister Jessica Barrymore had died. It has now been determined that the forty-seven year old died of an accidental drug overdose. Jessica was found dead in her car outside of San Diego on July 29th. Pills were scattered within the car’s interior. According to a report from the San Diego Coroner’s …

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One Death, 20 Overdoses at Mad Decent Block Party

During an outdoor music festival organized by record label Mad Decent in Columbia, Maryland on Friday, one fan died of an apparent drug overdose, and an additional 20 were transported to an area hospital. Tyler Fox Viscardi, 20, of Raleigh, North Carolina, died after being rushed to the hospital at 9 p.m. EDT after overdosing at the all-day Mad Decent …

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Julia Roberts: First Appearance Since Sister’s Death

Julia Roberts was at the Oscars on Sunday, marking her first public appearance since her sister’s suicide less than a month ago. Nancy Motes died February 9th. A suicide note and drugs–both prescription and non-prescription–were found at the scene. Roberts looked lovely–sporting both Givenchy and Bulgari. The actress was upbeat and even funny at times despite her recent loss–as well …

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Julia Roberts’ Half-Sister Nancy Motes Dies From Drug Overdose

The news is not making huge headlines due to the fact that she was not an actress like her half-sister, but Julia Roberts’ family suffered a loss over the weekend when her half-sister was found dead. Nancy Motes, the half-sister of Julia Roberts, died of an apparent drug overdose over the weekend. Motes was 47-years-old when she died, and her …

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Julia Roberts: Sister Dies of Drug Overdose

Julia Roberts–star of the Academy Award nominated film August: Osage County–endured a family tragedy this weekend. Her half-sister, Nancy Motes, was found dead of a drug overdose. The family announced the devastating news in a statement to People magazine on Monday afternoon. “It is with deep sadness that the family of Nancy Motes … confirms that she was found dead …

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Emile Hirsch To Portray John Belushi In Biopic Film?

Emile Hirsch is now in talks to play the legendary John Belushi in a biopic film. The film was planned years ago, and after being halted for various reasons, the project has now been given new life. The film will be written and directed by Steve Conrad. He previously wrote the script for The Weather Man and the upcoming film …

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Juggalo Death Reported At Illinois Gathering

An annual outdoor gathering of ICP fans has reportedly been marred by the overdose death of a fan. Gawker is reporting that the body of a male in his late 20’s or early 30’s was found in a tent, apparently having died from a heroin overdose. There has been no official comment on the death by the rappers or from …

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