A star is broke

Pener, Degen
February 1998
Entertainment Weekly;02/20/98-02/27/98, Issue 419/420, p72
Focuses on pop singer Toni Braxton's claim to be bankrupt. Her filing for Chapter 7 protection in Los Angeles, California, bankruptcy court in January 1998; Amount of money that Braxton is in debt for; The bankruptcy as coming admidst an ongoing dispute between Braxton and her record label, LaFace Records; The argument of Barry Hankerson, Braxton's lawyer, that Braxton got a bum deal relative to the success of her albums.


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