December 1, 2001 - "I was
driving under the influence of narcotics. Cocaine, your honor." Those were
the words of Yasmine Bleeth in court today to Wayne County Judge Karen
Fort Hood. When asked if there was cocaine in her car on September 12, she said, "Yes."
1, 2001 - The New York Post reports Yasmine Bleeth's attorney Jerry Sabbota
says Yasmine has been calling Promises in Malibu twice a week to speak
about her cocaine abuse but insists now "She's clean."
November 17, 2001 - Yasmine
Bleeth was charged Friday with possession of cocaine in 34th District Court
in Romulus, Michigan. She pleaded innocent and was released on a $10,000
personal bond, police said in a statement. A hearing is set for November
October 19, 2001 - The Enquirer
reports Yasmine Bleeth's ex-Baywatch co-stars Pamela Anderson, Carmen Electra,
David Hasselhoff, and Traci Bingham are going to create a 2002 Baywatch
calendar with proceeds going to help Yaz get drug counseling.
October 18, 2001 - TV Guide
reports problems on the prospects for Baywatch Blast, the much hyped reunion
episode. The shooting for the special has been pushed back from the original
start of next week to next spring, if at all. David Hasselhoff says of
the FOX backed special, "We [had] 25 castmembers on our wish list, but
then the budget was way too big. So, now I'm trying to get the big girls
like Pamela and Yasmine to come back and go to work where we gave them
October 14, 2001 - Entertainment
Tonight this weekend talked to Baywatch star Donna D'Errico who said she
was shocked to learn of Yasmine's drug arrest and that she sympathizes
with her situation as her husband Nikki Sixx just finished rehab and is
battling his own addictions.
October 5, 2001 - For those
wanting to check it out, here's a link to Yasmine's mugshot.
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