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Ronni Chasen Case

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  1. Ronni Chasen Remembered at Ghent Fest Concert

    2:03 pm PDT 06/16/2011
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    Works by Elliot Goldenthal, Howard Shore and Hans Zimmer to be performed at the Oct. event in honor of the slain publicist. READ MORE

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  2. 'Law & Order: LA' Filming Episode Loosely Based on Ronni Chasen's Murder

    6:50 pm PDT 03/18/2011
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    The legal procedural returns with a two-hour episode April 11 on NBC. READ MORE

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  3. EXCLUSIVE: Police Chief Says Ronni Chasen Case Is Now Solved; 'No Conspiracy'

    2:41 pm PST 01/19/2011
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    Beverly Hills Police Chief David Snowden tells The Hollywood Reporter that the final ballistics report confirms that Harold Martin Smith killed the Hollywood publicist. READ MORE

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  4. Diane Warren Dedicates Golden Globe to Late Ronni Chasen

    6:16 pm PST 01/16/2011
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    "The saddest thing about this is that she's not here to celebrate this with me," she says. READ MORE

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  5. Diane Warren Pays Tribute to Ronni Chasen at Palm Springs Festival

    10:08 pm PST 01/09/2011
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    "She helped make the festival what it was -- and I wouldn't be where I am without her," the songwriter says during acceptance speech at awards gala. READ MORE

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  6. Clients of Slain Publicist Ronni Chasen Score Big in Globes Nominations

    11:21 am PST 12/14/2010
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    "Inception" nominee Hans Zimmer: ‘I miss her terribly. And I’ve been saying that for weeks now and it doesn’t seem to go away’ READ MORE

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  7. Ronni Chasen's Friends Skeptical That Her Murder Is Solved

    9:59 pm PST 12/12/2010
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    'There are still just too many unanswered questions,' publicist Vivian Mayer-Siskind says, despite police statements that Harold Smith 'acted alone.' READ MORE

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  8. 'America's Most Wanted' to Air Second Ronni Chasen Episode

    6:08 am PST 12/09/2010
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    A tip from the Fox show led police to Harold Smith, whose gun was just matched to the murder. READ MORE

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  9. Police: Harold Smith 'Acted Alone' in Ronni Chasen Hit That Was 'Not Professional'

    3:29 pm PST 12/08/2010
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    Detective Mike Publicker: 'This was a random act of violence; we believe it was most likely a robbery gone bad.' READ MORE

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  10. Report: Same Gun Killed Ronni Chasen, Suicide Gunman

    1:45 pm PST 12/08/2010
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    In a potentially crucial revelation, a law enforcement source says the same gun appears to have killed both Ronni Chasen and person of interest Harold Smith. READ MORE

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  11. Ronni Chasen Update: Rundown of the Latest Reports

    7:02 pm PST 12/06/2010
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    A look at the continued media claims around the death of the Hollywood publicist. READ MORE

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  12. Ballistics Show Suicide Victim's Gun Not the One Used in Ronni Chasen Murder

    11:10 pm PST 12/05/2010
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    L.A.'s KTLA-TV reports latest findings in high-profile Beverly Hills murder case. READ MORE

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  13. Ronni Chasen's Screenwriter Brother Tells NY Times His Theory of Publicist's Murder

    11:56 am PST 12/05/2010
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    Larry Cohen denounces dead suspect's involvement, points blame at road rage. READ MORE

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  14. Police Not Sure If 'Person of Interest' Was Part of Ronni Chasen Case

    3:31 pm PST 12/03/2010
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    "It is unknown if this individual was involved," Beverly Hills detectives say in statement about the slain publicist. READ MORE

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  15. EXCLUSIVE: Police Obtain Only Known Footage of Ronni Chasen Crash

    1:54 pm PST 12/03/2010
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    The Beverly Hill residents who provided the footage tell THR what it contains. READ MORE

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  16. Neighbor: Suspect in Ronni Chasen's Murder Was 'Like a Loose Cannon'

    6:47 am PST 12/03/2010
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    Plus, Chasen’s brother, Larry, downplays Hollywood speculation about why she was murdered. READ MORE

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  17. 'America's Most Wanted' Host: Tip Led Police to Ronni Chasen Suspect

    10:38 pm PST 12/02/2010
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    'I believe they responded to a tip that we had passed on,' John Walsh tells the Los Angeles Times. READ MORE

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  18. Ronni Chasen's Will: Estate Worth $6.1 Million in 1994

    5:45 pm PST 12/02/2010
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    Slain publicist valued personal property at $4.7 million and left thousands of dollars to various charities, according to documents posted online. READ MORE

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  19. THR Learns Police Cased Apartment of Ronni Chasen Suspect Hours Earlier; Report ID's Him as Her Killer; Investigation Widens

    7:58 pm PST 12/01/2010
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    Unidentified man killed self while being served by police with a search warrant. READ MORE

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  20. New Details on Ronni Chasen Murder

    8:26 pm PST 11/29/2010
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    Police say, despite reports, no cameras were at intersection as experts analyze leaked autopsy report. READ MORE

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  21. Experts: Ronni Chasen's Murder Is 'Solvable'

    9:33 pm PST 11/24/2010
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    Outside investigators see a path to bringing those responsible to justice and say details indicate killing was premeditated. READ MORE

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