Date: 21st September 2000
Deceased TV presenter PAULA YATES' lawyer has appealed for her family to be left in peace.
Yates died after choking on her own vomit last weekend (17SEPT00). Solicitor ANTHONY BURTON was speaking after the inquest into INXS star MICHAEL HUTCHENCE's girlfriend's death was opened and adjourned in Westminster, London yesterday.
He said, "Please leave the family in peace." (WV/WNTST/JM)