Nick Gordon, was considered as the man behind the death of Bobbi Kristina Brown, who died on July 26, 2015. Plus, Nick also recently died on Wednesday, January 1, 2019.
Bobbi Kristina Brown’s ex-boyfriend Nick Gordon’s net worth was -$36 million at the time of his death. Let’s find out why was his net worth negative.
Nick Gordon’s net worth was -$36 million at the time of his death. His net worth is negative because he was found legally responsible for his ex-fiance Bobbi Kristina Brown’s death, for which he was ordered to pay $36 million in restitution.
Nick Gordon was ordered to pay $36 million in restitution for being responsible for Bobbi Kristina Brown’s death. Image Source: Getty Images.
In January 2015, Bobbi was found unconscious in a bathtub. She died due to lobar pneumonia after six months of being in a medically induced coma. Bobbi’s family accused Nick of being responsible for her death by mixing a toxic cocktail with alcohol and drugs and also physically abusing her.
As for a fact, Bobbi Kristina Brown’s net worth was $20 million during the time of her death.
The lawsuit initially demanded Nick Gordon to pay $50 million, but later, he was ordered to pay a wrongful death suit of $36 million.
Nick was ordered to pay $1.5 million for conversion (stealing funds/assets), with $250k for punitive damages. Furthermore, he was instructed to pay $1.3 million for assault and battery, $4.2 million for being under drug and alcohol’s influence, $13 million for pain and suffering, and $15 million for the present value of life.
From the age of 12, Nick Gordon was looked after by the legendary singer and Bobbi Kristina Brown’s mother, Whitney Houston. Bobbi and Nick were like brother and sister before they got engaged in 2012. Bobbi once revealed that she and Nick were engaged even after their family disapproval.
Nick Gordon was adopted by Whitney Houston. Photo Source: Getty Images.
He also got appeared in several projects such as Dr. Phil, Inside Edition, Entertainment Tonight, and Extra.
Bobbi Kristina Brown’s ex-boyfriend Nick Gordon died on January 1, 2019, due to new year’s drug overdose in Florida. His death news was officially confirmed by his brother Jack Walker Jr. After Nick’s death, his family was shattered.
Unfortunately, Nick Gordon’s poor habits caused his fortune to dip towards the end of his life. Money doesn’t bring the departed soul back. Rest In Peace, Nick Gordon, Bobbi Kristina Brown, and Whitney Houston!