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Smith trial: Judge tosses 2 Stern counts

September 29, 2010 12:00:00 AM PDT
An L.A. Superior Court judge threw out two of 11 counts against Howard K. Stern in Anna Nicole Smith case Tuesday.

Stern was alleged to have conspired with doctors Sandeep Kapoor and Khristine Eroshevich to provide, administer and dispense controlled substances to an addict and obtaining and dispensing prescriptions by fraud and use of false names.

The case will proceed against Kapoor and Eroshevich. Closing arguments in the case are scheduled for Monday.