Estate of Denial news clips (2/3/17)

Frances Bean Cobain: Gimme Back My Dad’s Guitar . . . I’ll Keep It Safe!!


January 25, 2017

Kurt Cobain’s daughter doesn’t trust her estranged husband with one of her father’s famous guitars … and she’s asking a judge to help her get it back, stat.

Frances Bean Cobain filed docs, obtained by TMZ, asking the court to force Isaiah Silva to return the 1959 Martin D-18E acoustic, which she says he’s been holding onto since she filed for divorce last March. The six-string is the legendary one Kurt played during Nirvana‘s “MTV Unplugged” … and it’s been a heated point of contention in the divorce.


Judy Garland Body Moved from New York Meet Me in Hollywood


January 27, 2017

Judy Garland is no longer in New York … confused?

Garland, who died in 1969, has been ensconced in a mausoleum in Hartsdale, New York ever since.

We’ve learned the remains of the ‘Wizard of Oz’ star was removed from the cemetery last Thursday and placed in the cargo hold of an American Airlines flight Tuesday night from JFK to LAX.


Bills filed to repeal death tax

Texas Farm Bureau

January 27, 2017

The American Farm Bureau Federation (AFBF) has endorsed bipartisan legislation in the House and Senate to repeal the federal estate tax. AFBF President Zippy Duvall said the bills are needed because farm and ranch families continue to face challenges to passing their family businesses to the next generation.

The AFBF-endorsed Death Tax Repeal Act of 2017 was introduced this week in the House by Rep. Kristi Noem (R-S.D.) and Rep. Sanford Bishop (D-Ga.). Sen. John Thune (R-S.D.) introduced a companion bill in the Senate.