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Battling Addiction to the End

A NEW REPORT REVEALS THE BELOVED STAR DIED WITH HEROIN AND COCAINE IN HER SYSTEM. HER DAUGHTER HOPES HER LIFE WILL INSPIRE OTHERS TO GET HELP

Carrie Fisher was brutally honest about her demons. “I couldn’t stop, or stay stopped,” she told People in 1987 of her lifelong struggle with substance abuse. “It was never my fantasy to have a drug problem.

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