Saturday, April 21, 2012

Andrew Breitbart died of heart failure, coroner rules

The Los Angeles County coroner's office has ruled that conservative blogger and commentator Andrew Breitbart died of heart failure stemming from coronary disease.

Coroner spokesman Craig Harvey said on Friday that a negligible amount of alcohol was found in Mr Breitbart's system but no prescription or illicit drugs.

Mr Harvey foul play is not suspected and the case has been closed.
Mr Breitbart, 43, known for publishing the infamous tweets that brought down the former U.S. Representative Anthony Weiner, died on March Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center.

He had collapsed as he was walked his dog near his Brentwood home. Read More