Judge dismisses some charges in Anna Nicole case

Anna Nicole Smith arrives at the Guess? 20th Anniversary Party at the Wilshire Ebell Theater in Los Angeles, in this, May 9, 2002 file photo. (Chris Pizzello)

September 29, 2010 5:17:03 PM PDT
The judge in the Anna Nicole Smith drug conspiracy case acquitted her boyfriend-lawyer Howard Stern on Wednesday of two charges of obtaining drugs for her by fraud and deceit including use of false names.