Kim Richards has been on a downward spiral the last few months and her life doesn’t seem to turning around any time soon.
Kim Richards leaves her troubles behind as she celebrates with sister Kyle Richards
An insider told OK! Magazine exclusively that “Kim has completely broken down.”
Kim Richards has her hands full as she arrives for a dinner party
On September 14, the former Real Housewives of Beverly Hills star received a plea deal that included 3 years probation, 30 days of community service, and 52 Alcoholics Anonymous classes.
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The deal is for the incident in April at the Beverly Hills Hotel when she was arrested for public intoxication, resisting arrest, and battery of a police officer.
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“Booze isn’t the real problem; it’s not like she’s some young starlet who’s just partying too much. There’s more going on with her than just addiction. She definitely suffers from some sort of mental illness or instability,” the source reveals.
Kim Richards goes out to dinner with friends
Kim’s family is feeling the burden of her behavior as well. Her sister and former cast mate, Kyle Richards, is taking a tough-love approach. “People can say what they want, but she’s tried to get Kim help. Sometimes letting an addict bottom out is the only solution,” explains the source.