07:47 PM EDT 10/21/2013
Originally posted 08/14/2013 11:20AM
Authorities say former Hollywood madam Heidi Fleiss has been charged in Nevada with possession of marijuana with the intent to sell.
The Nye County Sheriff's Department said Tuesday that officers found nearly 400 marijuana plants growing in and around her home in Pahrump.
Fleiss was not arrested. No telephone listing could be found for her.
Originally posted 02/07/2008 08:00PM
Former Hollywood madam Heidi Fleiss was arrested in Nevada on Thursday for investigation of driving under the influence and possessing drugs without a prescription.
Fleiss, 42, was released on $1,300 bail following her morning arrest near her home in Pahrump, police say.
Nye County, Nev., deputies responded to a DUI call and contacted the onetime madam – who now runs a laundry – at 9:23 a.m.
"During the investigation she was found to have prescription narcotics on her person, not in a prescription bottle, and could produce no evidence that the prescription pain medication had been prescribed to her," police said in a press release. "She was arrested and transported to [jail]."
A male passenger in her car, identified as John Owen, 53, was also arrested for possession of marijuana and being under the influence.
Originally posted 07/02/2007 04:20PM
Hollywood madam Heidi Fleiss never aired her clients' dirty laundry. But now for 65 cents a pound she'll wash it – and fluff it and fold it.
Originally posted 11/17/2005 08:00AM
Heidi Fleiss is getting back into the business.
Originally posted 08/11/2004 06:00AM
Do you play poker like a rock star? How about playing with some rock stars? Tommy Lee, Dave Navarro and Goo Goo Dolls' John Rzeznik will compete with two fans for $10,000 at the Vegas Rock Star Poker Tournament at the Palms Hotel and Casino on Aug. 27.
Originally posted 03/25/2004 10:00AM
Former "Hollywood Madam" Heidi Fleiss says actress Jamie-Lynn DiScala is "prettier than I am" -- but that's about the only nice thing she has to say about the USA Network TV movie, "Call Me: The Rise and Fall of Heidi Fleiss," starring the "Sopranos" actress.
Originally posted 02/20/2004 10:15AM
WARNED: A judge warned actor Tom Sizemore ("Black Hawk Down") to stay away from his former girlfriend, Hollywood madam Heidi Fleiss, the Associated Press reports. During a hearing on Thursday, the judge ordered Sizemore not to contact "Miss Fleiss in any way." Sizemore was sentenced to six months in jail in October for harassing, annoying and abusing Fleiss during the couple's two-year relationship. But the sentence was postponed in order to allow Sizemore time to complete a live-in drug rehab program. It was not immediately clear what prompted the judge's warning, but the actor is due back in court March 30 to determine if he violated his probation.
Originally posted 01/15/2003 01:00PM
Nicole Kidman could end up playing notorious Hollywood madam Heidi Fleiss in a big-screen version of Fleiss's tale, the reformed procuress tells Variety.
Top 10 News Categories
The most buzzed about stars this minute!
Treat Yourself! 4 Preview Issues
More On PEOPLE.com
Got a News Tip?
Send it to our People.com editors!