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Hugh Hefner’s Family Must Stay Alcohol & Drug Free To Inherit His Wealth

During his heyday, world’s top Playboy Hugh Hefner was worth an unbelievable $267m. Granted, that got decimated by the time he died back in September – he was then worth $43m. But that’s still A LOT. Like, more than most of us will ever see in our lives, let alone own.

Unless you’re one of his heirs, then it’s all yours. Or at least a significant part of it, which is still A LOT. But as reported by LadBible, there’s a rub, you see. Hugh set one very important condition: NO DRUGS.

Yeah, you heard that right: NO DRUGS

FILE - In this April 7, 2006 file photo, Playboy founder Hugh Hefner poses at the Playboy Mansion in the Holmby Hills area of Los Angeles. Hefner was among the notable figures who died in 2017. (AP Photo/Kevork Djansezian, File)

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Entertainment Tonight got their hands on some legal documents, according to which Hugh’s wife Crystal and their four children, David, Cooper, Christie, and Marston MUST NEVER TAKE illegal drugs, nor become alcoholics. That is, if they want to get access to the millions of dollars he left them.

Need I say it? Congratulations Mr. Hefner, that’s parenting done right!

Reportedly, the long document states the following: “Mandatory distributions to the beneficiary and the beneficiary’s withdrawal rights […] will be suspended if: … the trustees reasonably believe that a beneficiary of any trust routinely or frequently uses or consumes any illegal substance so as to be physically or psychologically dependent upon that substance.”

Well, that’s kinda crystal meth — I mean clear, don’t you think? The document then goes on, saying:

“… Or is clinically dependent upon the use or consumption of alcohol or any other legal drug or chemical substance that is not prescribed by a board certified medical doctor or psychiatrist in a current program of treatment supervised by such doctor or psychiatrist…”

So, in short, if you want Hugh Hefner’s Playboy money, you a) Can’t become a drug addict, and b) Can’t become a drunk.

But hey, you’re thinking, how is anyone going to prove that, right? Like, who knows what you’re actually doing in the privacy of your home. Right?

WRONG. Because the official document even grants the rights of the lawyers to request drug tests if they suspect foul play. Or, just routine drug tests, in order to make sure Hugh’s money land in the right, proper, drug-free, alcohol-free, SOBER hands.

Well, that sounds terrible, doesn’t it? We all have our bad periods in life when things might get a bit out of control. And it’s pretty easy to hook up on some things. Well, worry not, because Mr. Playboy thought of that too – if you’re clean for at least 12 months, Smaug’s cave gets open to you once more.

Well, brace yourselves, Hefners. Because the will is coming.

And where there’s a will, there’s a way! (Pun intended.)

September 27, 2017 - FILE - HUGH MARSTON HEFNER (born: April 9, 1926 died: September 27, 2017) was an American men's lifestyle magazine publisher, businessman, and playboy. A multi-millionaire, his net worth at the time of his death was over $43 million due to his success as the founder of Playboy. Hefner was also a political activist and philanthropist active in several causes and public issues. Pictured: Date Unknown - London, England, U.K. - HUGH HEFNER with fiance BARBI BENTON and Playboy private jet, 'Big Bunny.' (Credit Image: © Keystone Press Agency/Keystone USA via ZUMAPRESS.com)

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Source: Ladbible