It stated: ‘This is a case about Jim Carrey using his immense wealth and celebrity status to illegally obtain and distribute highly addictive and, in this case, deadly, controlled substances.’ ‘What a terrible shame.
It would be easy for me to get in a back room with this man’s lawyer and make this go away, but there are some moments in life when you have to stand up and defend your honor against the evil in this world.
I can go on brokenhearted and try to put the pieces back. ‘I never dreamed that the people I love most in the world would also be on the menu.
What a shame.’ Two months later, in September 2016, Cathriona’s Hollywood cameraman husband, Mark Burton – who she married in 2013 – came out of the woodwork and made a shocking claim about Carrey.
Jim was pictured carrying the casket from her Requiem Mass to the burial in her hometown during the service.
The lawsuit, filed at the Superior Court of California in Los Angeles, claimed that Carrey had sent White a text message after she died to make it seem as though she had stolen the pills from him, rather than him giving them to her.
A suicide note had also been found by the make-up artist’s body by friends, and a second note addressed to the Hollywood actor was also discovered.
Cathriona had posted a final tweet three days prior to her body being found. His statement read: ‘I am shocked and deeply saddened by the passing of my sweet Cathriona.
Now a civil trial is set to proceed from April 26, 2018.
Here, we revisit the events from their romance to her death to Carrey facing trial.