Archive for the ‘Legal Matters’ Category

Anthony Weiner Sexting Controversy Continues, Campaign Manager Calls It Quits

July 30th, 2013 // Leave a Comment

Okay, so lets all not be surprised that there is yet another scandal involving a political figure. Honestly, when are the leaders of our society going to realize that the public eye is always on them.

Democratic Mayoral candidate, Anthony Weiner’s approval ratings have plummeted after he openly admitted last week that he is still in communication with women online after he quit congress in 2011 due to a sexting scandal. Amid Weiner’s controversy, many prominent Democratic figures including Nancy Pelosi, and campaign mastermind, David Axelrod, encouraged the 48-year-old candidate to call it quits.

Is it any coincidence that his last name is Weiner? Sorry, I had to say it. Don’t tell me you all weren’t thinking it.

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Teresa & Joe Guidice Free On $500K Bond, Tussle With Paparazzi As They Leave Court

July 30th, 2013 // Leave a Comment

Well, it looks like Bravo is going to have to put out a casting call for the next season of The Real Housewives of New Jersey.

Teresa Giudice, 41, and her husband, Giuseppe “Joe” Giudice, 43, both of Towaco, N.J., were charged with conspiracy to commit mail and wire fraud, bank fraud, making false statements on loan applications and bankruptcy fraud in a 39-count indictment on Monday. The indictment also charges Giuseppe Giudice with failure to file tax returns for tax years 2004 through 2008, during which time he allegedly earned nearly $1 million.

The couple were in court today to answer the indictment that was issued yesterday on federal fraud charges. The court visit didn’t last long. Joe and Teresa were freed on $500,000 bond each, reports AP. They had to surrender their passports and can’t travel outside of New Jersey and New York. They did not enter pleas.  Read More »

Meet Anderson Cooper’s Alleged Stalker: A Gay, Jewish, White Supremacist

July 30th, 2013 // Leave a Comment
Anderson Cooper stalker Alex Hausner

Prior to 2008, Alex Hausner was a psychiatric patient and self-described gay, Jewish white-supremacist from Queens, New York. However, that year was the first in a five-year ordeal, during which Hausner repeatedly tried to harass Anderson Cooper, even going so far as to attempt breaking into Cooper’s apartment. Security footage depicts Hausner as repeatedly trying to kick down Cooper’s door while yelling “I swear to f–king God, don’t insult me!” and “I’m going to f–k you up!”

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Teresa And Joe Giudice Facing 50+ Years In Jail For A Ton Of Criminal Charges!

July 29th, 2013 // Leave a Comment
Teresa And Joe Giudice

Real Housewives of New Jersey stars Teresa Giudice and her husband Joe are in some major hot water today, as they’ve just been slapped with a SLEW of criminal charges. They’ve been accused of everything from bank fraud to tax evasion. They both face more than 50 years in prison if convicted! According to TMZ, U.S. Attorney Paul J. Fishman announced a 39-count indictment this morning.

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Amanda Bynes Psychiatric Hold Extended By Two Weeks, Parents Request Conservatorship

July 26th, 2013 // Leave a Comment
Amanda Bynes

Details of just how extremely ill Amanda Bynes really is, and it is really quite astonishing that she didn’t actually hurt herself or someone else earlier.

Amanda Bynes’ parents are hoping to get a conservatorship for their troubled daughter today. The 27-year-old actress’ estranged parents, Rick and Lynn, are hoping to secure the court order, which if permitted would grant legal control of her personal and financial affairs until she gets her life back on track, and have arranged a hearing at Ventura County Courthouse in Oxnard, California.

A judge on Thursday granted the family’s request to have the 27-year-old starlet’s temporary psychiatric hold extended for up to two weeks, E! News confirmsRead More »

Amanda Bynes Is Getting Help As Her Parents Seeking Conservatorship

July 25th, 2013 // Leave a Comment
Amanda Gone Bad
An Embarrassed Amanda Bynes Leaves The Sheriffs Station After A DUI Arrest
Amanda Bynes' DUI arrest. Read More »

Here’s hoping that things are finally gonna start looking up for Amanda Bynes.

After a very difficult weekend that saw Amanda start a small fire and get hospitalized by police on a 5150 hold, Amanda’s parents are finally looking to get into the former child actress’ life.

According to E! News, Amanda’s parents, Lynn and Rick Bynes, “will be in court Friday morning to ask that a temporary conservatorship be established to give them control over their daughter’s financial and personal affairs.” Well this seems like a great idea.  Read More »

Amanda Bynes’ Dog Burned In Fire She Set, Was Drenched In Gasoline

July 24th, 2013 // 4 Comments
Amanda Bynes Dog

Just when you thought things couldn’t get even more weird, they do. Things are looking as if Amanda Bynes is truly suffering from sort of mental breakdown or disorder.

More and more disturbing details of the bizarre incident that ended with Amanda hospitalized and held under 5150 psychiatric hold are emerging.

Bynes, as you’ve likely heard by now, started a fire with gasoline in a stranger’s driveway in her SoCal hometown, leading a passerby to call 911 on her.

Well, it turns out she drenched her Pomeranian with gasoline while building the fire … then raced to a nearby liquor store to clean the dog off.  Read More »

Ian Somerhalder & Nina Dobrev Have Awkward Moment At Comic-Con And 5 Other Stories In Our Weekend Roundup

July 22nd, 2013 // Leave a Comment
Nina and Ian Break Up
Ian Somerhalder And Nina Dobrev
Nina Dobrev and Ian Somerhalder have broken up (May 2013) Read More »

Here are some of the stories that you missed this weekend!

Ian Somerhalder & Nina Dobrev Avoidance At Comic-Con Paul Wesley Kicks Ass In ‘TVD’ Preview
Yesterday afternoon (July 20, 2013), The Vampire Diaries principle cast took the stage in San Diego to have a quick chat with fans at Comic-Con about season 4 and their characters. Check out the story! 

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