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was in this climate that Arnstein twice attempted suicide, overdosing on sleeping pills.
Hefner asked her to work out of the Los Angeles office, thinking that exchanging the brutal Chicago winter for sunny California would improve her mood.
hen hotel staff broke into Bobbie Arnstein’s Los Angeles hotel room on January 19, 1975, they found the 34 year old dead and fully dressed, lying in bed.
When she was slated to skip the seventh grade, she didn’t want to leave him behind. They dated casually at first, but according to Gay Talese’s book, , the relationship “had ripened into a deep and special friendship,” and she quickly became indispensable.
But because of her association with and with me, she became the central focus in a cocaine conspiracy case in which it appears she was only peripherally involved.” He blamed law enforcement’s “witch hunt” for the death of “one of the best, brightest, most worthwhile women I have ever known,” he said pausing with tears running down his face.
He ended his statement on a similar note to Arnstein’s last words: exculpating himself.
She refused to cooperate with police, or even speak in her own defense for fear that she would inadvertently say something that might harm Hefner. attorney for the Northern District of Illinois summoned her to his office, informed her that someone had a “contract” for her murder, and said that she should be careful.
After her conviction, she was released pending an appeal. He was trying to scare her into his protection so he could use her for his purposes.