Cark's million dollar gifts in question

Associated Press
This photo provided in 2010 by Barbara Cleary's Realty Guild shows the estate of Huguette Clark in New Caanan, Conn., which had not been lived in for more than two decades since its owner became ill and ended up a recluse in a New York hospital room before dying at the age of 104. The late copper heiress' huge gifts to her staff are now in the spotlight in a New York City court fight, and an official handling the estate wants $37 million returned. (AP Photo/File)

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Administrator Ethel J. Griffin is trying to reclaim an astonishing $37 million for the estate of Copper Heiress Huguette Clark, claiming recipients manipulated the reclusive multimillionaire into lavishing largesse upon them during her long life.

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