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8 Aug, 2015

Wrongful death suit

Files Suit

Brown’s estate files a $10 million suit against Gordon, alleging wrongful death. The lawsuit alleges Gordon, who shared a townhome with Brown in the Atlanta suburb of Roswell, beat her after an argument on the morning of January 31, then gave her a “toxic cocktail” to knock her out, and then placed her face-down in a bathtub of cold water, causing her to suffer brain damage. The suit also claims Gordon controlled Brown’s interactions, installed cameras in the home to watch her, manipulated her bank accounts, and physically abused her.

According to the suit, at about 6 a.m. on January 31, Gordon returned from an all-night “cocaine and drinking binge”. He reviewed surveillance camera footage and listened to Brown’s conversations, which led to a 30-minute argument that ended upstairs in the master bedroom.

Upon information and belief, Defendant gave Bobbi Kristina a toxic cocktail rendering her unconscious and then put her face down in a tub of cold water causing her to suffer brain damage

The suit says Gordon then got in bed with a female guest. About 15 minutes later, someone in the townhome went to check on Brown and found her face down in the bathtub, unresponsive and unconscious, her mouth swollen and a tooth hanging loosely from her mouth.

When the Defendant came into the master bedroom, the very first thing Defendant did was let the cold water out of the bathtub and later shouted, ‘Clean up, clean up.’ Others began mouth to mouth resuscitation to no avail. Defendant then began to slap her saying, ‘wake up,’ and also started performing CPR between slaps.

Gordon’s attorneys:

Nick has been heartbroken and destroyed over the loss of his love and it’s shameful that such baseless allegations have been presented publicly. Nick has engaged civil counsel and intends to defend the lawsuit vigorously and expose it for what it is: a fictitious assault against the person who loved Krissy most.

1 Aug, 2015

Funeral disrupted

Makes Statement

ALPHARETTA, GA - AUGUST 01: Leolah Brown speaks to the media at Bobbi Kristina Brown Funeral at St. James United Methodist Church on August 1, 2015 in Alpharetta, Georgia. Bobbi Kristina Brown, daughter of Whitney Houston and Bobby Brown, was reportedly found unconscious in her bathtub on January 31, 2015 and passed away on July 26, 2015 at the age of 22 after an extended hospital stay. (Photo by Paras Griffin/Getty Images)The fued between family members on Bobbi Kristina’s mother’s and father’s sides continues during the funeral when her father’s sister leaves the service to talk with reporters. She says she is angry because Houston’s sister in law is speaking at the funeral.

It went wonderful until Pat started speaking, and I didn’t like that. I told her that Whitney is going to haunt her from the grave. [This dispute] is going to be a long, drawn-out thing. Trust me. It’s not over.



Bobbi Kristina Brown is remembered in a private service. Her body is brought to the church three hours before the service to avoid paparazzi and onlookers. Four unidentified men act as pallbearers carrying her coffin into the church. Security is heavy at the church and escorting family to the church. Although private, dozens of cars arrive at the church with mourners who attend the memorial service. Almost 100 media and dozens of onlookers stand behind a police barracade waiting for the mourners to exit the church.

27 Jul, 2015

Mother: Gordon ‘devastated’

Makes Statement

Gordon’s mother speaks on behalf of her son:

The passing of Bobbi Kristina is devastating to Nick and our family. Nick loved and cared for Krissi deeply, and he has suffered greatly each and every day they’ve been apart. Nick and our family are in mourning, and we ask that you respect our privacy. Our thoughts and prayers are with both the Houstons and the Browns during this difficult time.

‘She was an angel’


Brown releases a statement following Bobbi Kristina’s death:

Krissy was and is an angel. I am completely numb at this time. My family must find a way to live with her in spirit and honor her memory. Our loss is unimaginable. We thank everyone for the prayers for Krissy and our family as we mourn my baby girl.



Fulton County Medical Examiner’s Office will hold an autopsy to evaluate Brown’s death. No date has been released, but said additional lab testing might take several weeks. Medical Examiner:

The Roswell Police Department continues its investigation into the circumstances preceding and surrounding the time of the original incident leading to her death. Interpretation of autopsy findings and other information will also be challenging. However, an autopsy could be helpful to address questions which may arise about the cause of her unresponsiveness and eventual death.

Bobbi Kristina Brown dies age 22


Brown dies after six months in an induced coma. Family representative:

Bobbi Kristina Brown passed away surrounded by her family. She is finally at peace in the arms of God. We want to again thank everyone for their tremendous amount of love and support during these last few months.

30 Jun, 2015

Condition worsens

Makes Statement

Bobbi Kristina is removed from the hospital, taken off all medications and moved to hospice care, after being taken to Chicago on a medical plane to see specialists. Source:

They too confirmed what Atlanta doctors had been saying that there was no hope. That’s when she was taken off all meds and any artificial means of support. It seems that he [Bobby Brown] had to get a certain amount of confirmation before really letting go. That trip is what convinced him to allow them to take her off her meds and to ‘go naturally

She barely has any signs of life, hardly any vitals. Security has been beefed up and even local law enforcement have been called because the families have been told that death is now imminent and they want to make sure that photographers don’t get pictures of her body being removed.

21 Apr, 2015

Off ventilator


The Houston family is now says Bobbi Kristina is off life support, and breathing without the assistance of a ventilator, but they continue to maintain there’s no real hope for recovery.

According to the doctors she’s breathing on her own but the trach has to stay. Global and irreversible brain damage and remains unresponsive.

Irreversible brain damage

IllnessMakes Statement

Houston issues a statement saying that Brown’s prognosis is unclear.

While she is no longer in a medically induced coma she has a tracheotomy and according to the doctors she has global and irreversible brain damage and remains unresponsive…Meeting with the doctors and understanding that she can live in this condition for a lifetime truly saddens me. We can only trust in God for a miracle at this time.

20 Mar, 2015

Moved to rehab


Brown, is being moved from Emory University Hospital to an undisclosed rehabilitation facility in Georgia. Although she remains in a medically induced coma and is dependent on a ventilator to breathe, Brown’s family remains hopeful she’ll recover, and have asked the public to keep her in their prayers. Family:

Though it seems the odds are against her, though Doctors don’t see any hope for change, though it looks like it’s impossible for her to ever stand again, still pray for BK [Bobbi Kristina].

5 Mar, 2015

Dr. Phil breakdown


During an interview with Dr. Phil, Gordon has an on-air breakdown, admits to drug use, and says he cannot cope with Houston’s death and the possible loss of long-time girlfriend, Brown. Gordon’s mother:

As we sit here right now, my son’s life hangs in the balance. When Whitney was found, he administered CPR to her and called me as he was standing in front of her saying, ‘Mom, why couldn’t I do it? I couldn’t get air into her lungs. He won’t let go of the guilt.

25 Feb, 2015

Suffers seizures


After Brown suffers seizures when taken out of medically induced coma doctors return her to a coma again. Source:

This is a horrible setback. Everyone was hopeful that this was the sign that she’d turned the corner. We were so optimistic. Bobby is taking this so hard; he was sure this was going to be a good day.

23 Feb, 2015

Tweets regret

Gordon tweets his regret at not finding Bobbi Kristina earlier as a response to Bobby Brown’s lawyer’s assertion that Gordon is withholding evidence from the investigation.

21 Feb, 2015

Says he can save her life

Gordon says if the hospital would allow him in to see Brown, he can save her life with his presence.  Despite begging to see Brown, Gordon is currently banned from the hospital room since there is an ongoing investigation to find out what happened to Brown. He has also been threatened by family members.

20 Feb, 2015

On drugs when found


A source says Brown was high on drugs the day she was found. The source says Brown is hooked on heroin, cocaine, and Xanax, and drinks a lot. Brown has been in and out of rehab for the past three years. She has been very distraught over her mother’s death, the source adds.

How thin she had gotten is an indicator. This girl was trying hard, but she didn’t have any support system. She was still dealing with a lot of grief over her mother.

Feb 2015

Likely high on Xanax

HospitalOverdoseSuicide Attempt

Brown had had an argument with Gordon and had likely taken on Xanax when she was found unconscious in her bathtub. Ex-boyfriend Zach Jafarzedeh, thinks she may have fallen asleep in the tub, but does not rule out the possibility she was trying to commit suicide:

I know they got into a fight a few days before and she was really depressed about that and probably took a few Xanax and bathed and fell asleep.

She remains in a medically induced coma.

15 Feb, 2015

Family fighting

Kristina’s family is fighting at the hospital as they deal with the stress of her being on life support. Family members:

There hasn’t been a change in the past week. Nothing at all. It’s not like her kidneys are shutting down or anything. There hasn’t been any change…I think we’re all getting on each other’s nerves now. Everyone’s under a lot of stress. Bobby doesn’t want any part of the drama; he’s there for Krissi, not for us.

14 Feb, 2015

Organs shutting down

Sources report Brown’s organs are shutting down, that she is slowly dying and her father’s religious views keep him from taking her off of life support. Some of the family disagree with his choice.

13 Feb, 2015

Releases statement

Makes Statement

Brown releases a statement regarding Bobbi Kristina. Brown asks that the media not believe relatives who are unfamiliar with Bobbi Kristina’s condition:

At this time it is requested that the media cease speaking with unauthorized members of the family. The integrity of the events that led to the hospitalization of Bobbi Kristina must remain uncompromised. Various members of the family have provided media interviews, however, none of them are approved visitors to see Bobbi Kristina. None of them have firsthand knowledge of Bobbi Kristina’s treatment and the medical staff at Emory University Hospital has not communicated with them. In [particular], Jerod Brown aka Jerod Carter aka YF Kennedy, continues to [make] statements and appear on television, however, he has not had any communication with Bobby Brown or the Houston family. He must be disregarded. Please do not attend any ‘meet and greet’ organized by Jerod Brown as he is unable to provide access to Bobbi Kristina or information on her condition. This is a criminal investigation and we do not need this side show.

Not taking legal action

Gordon denies reports that he is taking legal action to be able to visit Bobbi Kristina. Gordon’s attorney:

In response to reports that Nick Gordon is taking legal action, he would like it to be clear, he is not. Mr. Gordon’s only concern is the recovery of Bobbi Kristina. He remains in constant prayer for his companion and he hopes to be reunited with her soon.

7 Feb, 2015

Drowning investigation

Authorities are investigating the drowning of Bobbi Kristina, including the actions of her boyfriend Gordon. Family source:

Foul play is begin investigated. Including drug use and possibly cover up to remove evidence from the crime scene.

6 Feb, 2015

Visits granddaughter

Houston travels from her New Jersey home to be near her granddaughter who remains in a coma at Emory University Hospital in Atlanta, GA. Family source:

Watching Krissy in the hospital and in the coma is almost more than she can handle. This is almost too much sadness for her to bear.

Family says goodbye

Kristina’s family members visit the hospital to say goodbye after a doctor tells them nothing more can be done. Family member:

Everyone is coming to the hospital to say goodbye.

2 Feb, 2015

Vital signs improve

Kristina is doing better, the oxygen levels in her brain have increased four times better than previously. Family sources:

Doctors performed tests Monday morning and determined the swelling on her brain has gone down. In addition, she has been able to move her eyes.

31 Jan, 2015

Found unresponsive


Kristina is found face-down and unresponsive in the bathtub at her home in Atlanta by her husband, Nick Gordon, and a friend. She is taken to North Fulton Hospital and remains on life support. Houston family statement:

Bobbi Kristina is fighting for her life and is surrounded by immediate family. We are asking you to honor our request for privacy during this difficult time. Thank you for your prayers, well wishes, and we greatly appreciate your continued support.

30 May, 2012

Didn’t leave show

After reports that Kristina ran off the set of Perry’s television show, For Better Or Worse. in tears before the season wraps, Perry issues a statement, saying this is false:

Were there tough days for her? Yes of course. Not because of the acting or any job-related issues but because of the fact that she had just lost her mother. So yes she was grieving, but grief aside, she managed to finish her obligation and did a great job at the same time.

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