Estate of Denial news clips (10/5/16)

Six more potential heirs file challenges in Prince estate case (MN)

Minneapolis Star Tribune

September 27, 2016

Six people filed legal challenges this week in hopes that they will be added to the list of heirs to Prince’s estate. The challenges will likely make the complex work of determining Prince’s heirs even more complicated and lengthy.

Prince died April 21 of an accidental overdose of fentanyl, a powerful opioid painkiller. Because no will has been found, Minnesota law determines who will inherit his estate, estimated at $100 million to $300 million before taxes.


Britney Spears Breakdown: Pop Star Opens Up About Conservatorship, Calls Her 20s ‘Horrible’

The Inquisitr

September 29, 2016

Britney Spears has been slowly opening up about that difficult time in her life. In a new interview, the pop princess opened up about her twenties and shares her fears for her sons’ impending teenage and adult years.

Spears was dressed in a black and red Boho-style dress that was paired with thigh-high black boots and a black floppy hat. She pulled her look together with a black choker for the interview. Spears, 34, revealed that she enjoys her thirties more than her twenties, as cited by Us Weekly.


Fraud charges brought against Tulsa County probate attorney (OK)

Tulsa World

September 30, 2016

Federal prosecutors announced Thursday that a Tulsa attorney has been charged in connection with the theft of more than $587,000 from clients whose estates he had overseen in probate court.

Christopher Ivor Mansfield, 38, faces one count of bank fraud and one count of unlawful monetary transaction in connection with the alleged scheme.