", Nick Gordon, ex-boyfriend of Bobbi Kristina Brown, dies at 30, was found dead in a bathtub at the upscale Beverly Hills Hotel, later ruled Houston's death as an accidental drowning. LAPD detain, cite two videographers after declaring downtown protest unlawful. Nick Gordon, the ex-boyfriend of Whitney Houston and Bobby Brown ’s daughter Bobbi Kristina who was found liable in her 2015 death, died on Wednesday at the age of … Gordon and Brown became romantically involved after Houston's death in 2012, and tensions between the Gordon and Houston families over the relationship were part of the storyline on Lifetime's short-lived reality show "The Houstons: On Our Own.". Gordon's attorney, Joe S. Habachy, confirmed his client's death in a statement to The Associated Press. Favpartofmyday?#Cuddlingwithmylove, I love you :)(: #Popsicles IN hands & ALL! Gordon would later face multiple charges of battery against another girlfriend. Gordon was never charged in the case, but he was found responsible in a wrongful death lawsuit. "My heart is heavy today after learning that my long time client Nick Gordon died ... while I cannot speak to the specific circumstances of his death, I can say that it's been truly heartbreaking to have witnessed first hand the total devastation that drug addiction has wreaked upon a group of young friends, all of whom were loved and had immense potential," Habachy said in a statement Wednesday. Phil” where he was to have talked about Bobbi Kristina Brown’s death. How Americans’ COVID experiences shape their votes. "My heart goes out to the family and friends Nick leaves behind and to any other families dealing with the losses and heartache caused by drugs.". Their relationship was thrust into the spotlight after it became public, followed by the death of Brown after she was found unresponsive in a bathtub in January 2015. Gordon said Houston and her daughter were "lonely" and "hurting" in the wake of the star's split with her then-husband, singer Bobby Brown. https://www.eonline.com/news/1115520/nick-gordon-s-cause-of-death-revealed Gordon did a stint in rehab in March 2015 after behaving erratically on an episode of “Dr. pic.twitter.com/AgsYCOn6Us, CNN's Faith Karimi and Jamiel Lynch contributed to this report. Brown's estate declined to comment on Gordon's death. @nickdgordon ❤️ boom pic.twitter.com/nCTFW4QD3p, I've got MY BABY BACK!! Gordon's brother, Junior Walker, said he'd just talked to him the night before. The causes of her death: Lobar pneumonia, caused by Hypoxic ischemic encephalopathy and water immersion combined with mixed drug intoxication. A look at California’s November ballot propositions. Nick Gordon was formerly engaged to Whitney Houston's daughter Bobbi Kristina Brown Credit: Getty - Contributor 9 Nick Gordon was homeless … She was 48. He also said he and Brown had done drugs together. A multimillion-dollar civil suit filed by the conservator of Bobbi Kristina Brown’s estate alleged that Gordon had physically abused Bobbi Kristina Brown — including knocking out teeth and dragging her up stairs — and had controlled her and had taken a significant amount of money from her without permission. Nick Gordon, the ex-partner of the late Bobbi Kristina Brown, has died. Times staff writer Christie D’Zurilla contributed to this report. "Despite all of the incredible challenges Nick faced over the last few years I can honestly say that he worked hard to hold his head up and stay sober and that he genuinely wanted a happy healthy life with his family more than anything else," Habachy said in a statement. © 2020 E! Endorsements. Whitney had helped raise Nick, who Bobbi Kristina often referred to as her "husband." A funeral director. My heart goes out to the family and friends Nick leaves behind and to any other families dealing with the losses and heartache caused by drugs.”. His death comes nearly eight years after legendary pop singer Whitney Houston was found dead in February 2012 at a Beverly Hills hotel. "I didn't agree with my stepdad on some things.". The suit was later amended to allege that Gordon “gave Bobbi Kristina a toxic cocktail rendering her unconscious and then put her face down in a tub of cold water causing her to suffer brain damage.”. Bobbi Kristina was found unresponsive in the bathtub of her Atlanta home in 2015; she spent nearly six months in a coma before her death at age 22 at a hospice care facility. Gordon was taken in by Whitney Houston when he was 12 years old and raised alongside the singer's daughter, Bobbi Kristina Brown. Gordon's death comes nearly five years after Brown, the daughter of singers Whitney Houston and Bobby Brown, was found face-down and unresponsive in a bathtub in January 2015. I was a prince and then I became a pawn, somebody just to point the finger at," Gordon said. She died after six months in a coma. The cause of the death of Nick Gordon, the former boyfriend of deceased pop icon Whitney Houston's late daughter Bobbi Kristina Brown, has been revealed. 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For many who watched Bobbi Kristina grow up as the daughter of troubled singers Whitney Houston and Bobby Brown, it wasn't what they wanted for her either. Nick appeared on Dr. Phil again after Bobbi Kristina's death and told Dr. Phil McGraw that after Whitney died, they both began using drugs regularly, adding, "It was unfortunate but at the time it was the only way we knew how to deal with what had happened.