Hearings in the dispute between Thomas Kinkade’s widow and girlfriend over the late artist’s $66 million estate will not be conducted behind closed doors.
Amy Pinto-Walsh was living with Kinkade and found his body when he overdosed on alcohol and Valium in April. She asked a Northern California judge on Tuesday to allow arguments over the artist’s contested will to be heard in open probate court.
Pavlo Lazarenko’s property was vandalized by teenagers broke in a threw an illegal house party and made off with a Pablo Picasso lithograph worth an estimated $30,000 and other items.
A fire that raged Thursday night in Napa County was extinguished early Friday, but not before a mansion was destroyed and a wedding jeopardized.
Would-be home buyers now have a chance to taste the high life, Grateful Dead-style: Jerry Garcia’s Marin County mansion is for sale for $4 million.