Whitney Houston's alleged open casket photo, which was published on the front cover of the National Enquirer, has stirred controversy over the past few days as more and more people voice outrage over the sensationalism and disrespect exhibited by the tabloid.
Now, according to Extra TV, Whitney Houston's mother Cissy Houston is seeking "an in-depth investigation to find out who snapped the picture."
My FOX Chicago reported that Cissy has requested for all those who attended the private viewing on Friday night before Houston's funeral to take a lie detector test. This request includes the staff of the Whigham Funeral Home.
However, the owners of Whigham Funeral Home vehemently deny taking and/or selling the photo. "I'm going to answer you as the publicist told me to answer you: We have no comment. But it was not the funeral home," Carolyn Whigham told the Los Angeles Times. "Whitney was a personal friend to me and my family. We would not do that.