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Adam Lambert Comments on Pap Fight; Police Report Filed

| September 17, 2010 - 12:00 pm

Adam Lambert is dismissing his highly uncharacteristic scuffle with a paparazzo in Miami Beach yesterday as no big deal—but it remains to be seen whether the law agrees with him.
The American Idol fave, who was captured on film wrestling with a photographer while attempting to chill out on the beach, is sharing his… More »

Jason Wahler Jailed After Hitting on a Lady

Celebuzz | June 7, 2010 - 2:10 pm

Apparently Jason Wahler has been taking charm-school lessons from Joe Francis.
The Laguna Beach and The Hills personality, who’s had numerous scrapes with the law, once again found himself in custody this weekend after allegedly hitting a woman at a Hollywood party. The rumored Celebrity Rehab participant, already the recipient of several DUI charges,… More »

Sean Penn Could Go to Jail for Most Recent Paparazzi Violence (VIDEO)

Alex Blagg | February 19, 2010 - 3:05 pm

Sean Penn really needs to learn to keep his hands to himself. Oh, yeah, and his feet, too. The Milk actor was charged by the Los Angeles City Attorney with criminal battery and vandalism today, stemming from an October 2009 incident in Brentwood, California, during which Penn allegedly kicked paparazzo Jordan Dawes and broke his… More »

Terri Seymour Attacked After Last Night’s ‘Idol’

Celebuzz | May 20, 2009 - 10:00 am

Scary stuff, here!
TMZ reports that Simon Cowell’s ex-girlfriend, Terri Seymour, was attacked after last night’s taping of American Idol.
Seymour was at L.A. Live—the complex that houses the Nokia Theater, where Idol is taped—when 33-year-old Janice Thibodeaux reportedly walked up to Seymour and asked if she was Cowell’s girlfriend.
Thibodeaux, who… More »

Kanye West Pleads Not Guilty

Betsy Waldman | May 19, 2009 - 3:30 pm

Well, the video evidence is sort of damaging, no?
E! is reporting that Kanye West has pleaded not guilty to charges of grand theft, battery, and vandalism from his incident with the paparazzi and arrest last September at Los Angeles International Airport. 
The hot-tempered rapper and his business manager, Don Crawley, are under… More »

Verne Troyer: You Just Can’t Beat Him

Celebuzz | August 1, 2008 - 12:20 pm

And now it’s time for a little celebrity legal news. Or is that little-celebrity legal news? reports that Verne “Mini-Me” Troyer is suing Ranae Shrider, his former girlfriend with whom he filmed a sex tape, for $20 million. Troyer alleges that Shrider not only tried to peddle their documented love romp, but engaged in a… More »