Anthony Marshall Going to Prison for Looting Mom Brooke Astor's Will

By JJ Duncan on
Anthony Marshall was sentenced to 1-to-3 years in prison Monday morning for looting his mother, Brooke Astor's $185 million fortune after she died 2 years ago. Marshall will begin his sentence January 19, allowing him to spend the holidays with family before going to jail. Not only did Marshall receive prison time, he was also admonished by Manhattan Supreme Court Justice Kirke Bartley who actually said, "What would your mother say if she were here?" Brooke Astor, who lived to be 105, is...Read Full Story

Brooke Astor's Son Found Guilty In Defrauding Scheme

By Alicia Dennis on
In July 2006, The New York Daily News ran a piece that shocked the Manhattan elite: Philip Cryan Marshall, the grandson of society maven Brooke Astor, had filed a lawsuit demanding removal of Astor's son Anthony Marshall as the socialite's guardian. Philip alleged that his father had left Mrs. Astor to live in squalor and without proper medical care in the final years of her life (she suffered from Alzheimer's disease).Criminal charges were brought against Anthony Marshall, 85, who was today...Read Full Story