Anna Nicole Smith's Estate Seeks Sanctions In Inheritance Feud

Law360, Los Angeles (March 28, 2012, 11:13 PM EDT) -- Attorneys representing the estate of Anna Nicole Smith argued in California federal court Wednesday that Marshall Petroleum Inc. should be sanctioned tens of millions of dollars because the son of J. Howard Marshall II, Smith's late husband, committed probate fraud nearly a decade ago, swindling Smith out of a share of Marshall's multimillion-dollar estate.

“If your honor doesn't craft a sanctions motion, you're probably going to have the largest swindle ... take place right under this court's nose, and it's grotesque that that can occur,” Smith's...
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Case Information

Case Title

In Re: Vickie Lynn Marshall, et al v. NULL

Case Number



California Central

Nature of Suit

Bankruptcy Appeal (801)


David O. Carter

Date Filed

January 23, 2001

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