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Chris Cornell’s Wife Believes Ativan OD May Have Fueled Death

May 19, 2017 | Posted by Jeremy Thomas

Chris Cornell’s wife told TMZ that the rocker’s suicide may have been brought about by an overdose of Ativan. Vicky Cornell told the site that Cornell was not acting suicidal or depressed when they spoke just before the Detroit concert that he did before his passing. She said that they talked about their vacation plans over Memorial Day and he seemed to be in an upbeat mood.

Vicky noted that when they spoke again after the show, Cornell was slurring and said he “may have taken an extra Ativan or two.” The site also that the family lawyer noted how Chris was a recovering addict and that “The family believes if Chris took his life, he did not know what he was doing, and that drugs or other substances may have affected his actions.”

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