Posts Tagged ‘mary-kate olsen’

Vandals Target Walk of Fame…

Tuesday, January 20th, 2009


Actresses’ Hollywood stars targeted by vandals


Olsen Twins-star


Sharon Stone and the Olsen twins have seen their stars on the Hollywood Walk of Fame defaced by anti-fur protesters.


The shared star belonging to Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen, unveiled in April 2004, was vandalised with the words “FUR HAGS!”, while Stone’s marker on the Hollywood Boulevard, which she received in November 1995, is daubed with “OLD FUR HAG!”.


It is not the first time these celebrities have come under fire for wearing fur – campaigners for People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) frequently hold protests outside the stars’ signings and public appearances in a bid to rid fur from fashion.



Ledger Death Probe Dropped…

Wednesday, August 6th, 2008


Feds have dropped Heath Ledger death probe



DEA had wanted actress Mary-Kate Olsen to discuss actor’s medications

The Associated Press
Aug. 6, 2008



NEW YORK – Federal prosecutors have decided not to pursue a criminal case into how Heath Ledger obtained the powerful painkillers that contributed to his overdose death this year, a law enforcement official said Wednesday.


Prosecutors in the U.S. attorney’s office in Manhattan had been overseeing a Drug Enforcement Administration probe into whether the painkillers found in Ledger’s system were obtained illegally. But the prosecutors have bowed out “because they don’t believe there’s a viable target,” said the official, who spoke on condition of anonymity because no charges have been filed.  (click on ‘Continue Reading’ for more)


Mary-Kate Won’t Talk…

Tuesday, August 5th, 2008


Mary-Kate Olsen won’t talk to investigators about Heath Ledger’s drugs


By Sarah Knapton
05 Aug 2008


Olsen’s lawyer Michael C Miller has twice declined requests from the Drug Enforcement Administration to speak to the actress, claiming his client had nothing to do with the drugs.  (click on ‘Continue Reading’ for more)