Joe Francis, the founder and creator of the popular Girls Gone Wild video franchise, has been found guilty of false imprisonment and assault. Francis now faces up to 5 years in jail after a jury convicted him on three counts of false imprisonment, one count of dissuading a witness from reporting and one count of assault causing great bodily injury — stemming from a January, 2011 incident.
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Tupac Shakur’s godmother has been placed on the FBI’s Most-Wanted Terrorists list, becoming the first woman added to the list and only the second domestic terrorist. Joanne Deborah Chesimard, now known as Assata Shakur, was convicted in 1977 of the murder of state trooper Werner Foerster on the New Jersey Turnpike. After her conviction, she escaped prison in 1979 and eventually fled to Cuba where she was granted political asylum in 1984. Chesimard’s brother was the stepfather of late American rapper Tupac Shakur. Find out what the reward is currently for Shakur and why her attorney at the time, now a professor at Rutgers scoffs at her addition to the list.
Actress Reese Witherspoon has taken full responsibility for her actions since her well-publicized recent arrest in Atlanta. In an interview on Good Morning America, she admitted that she got out of line with the officer who was arresting her husband Jim Toth for an alleged DUI. “I was so disrespectful to him. I have police officers in my family. I work with police officers every day. I know better. It’s just unacceptable.” Reese got arrested for disorderly conduct because she refused to stay in the car, and the following video leaves no doubts as to that having been the case and then some!
The seemingly endless probationary status of Lindsay Teflohan continues, but her latest misstep could prove to be the final bad decision that will result in jail time. Okay, we all know that’s not gonna happen…. Find out about Lindsay’s last-minute rehab switch that wasn’t approved by prosecutors or the judge and the motivation behind the questionable move.
On Monday Marlina Martinez, a 15-year-old high school freshman at Stockton, California’s Cesar Chavez High School, began applying makeup towards the end of her math class. The teacher confiscated the makeup and when Martinez demanded that it be returned things broke bad as the two engaged in a violent brawl that was caught on video via a fellow classmate’s cellphone. See the full raw footage of the fight that resulted in Martinez getting arrested and suspended while the teacher was placed on paid leave pending an investigation.
37-year-old convicted sex offender Kurtis Peterson has been sentenced to jail after he was found to have had sex with his pit bull and blue heeler at his Muskegon, Michigan apartment. Find out why the judge felt it was necessary to go above state guidelines with his sentencing and how it was the same unfortunate person who discovered Peterson committing his crimes twice.
As we reported an hour ago, actress Reese Witherspoon and husband Jim Toth were arrested in Atlanta on Friday. Toth was charged with DUI and Witherspoon was charged with disorderly conduct after refusing to stay in the car during Toth’s arrest. At the time of the post there were still no booking photos available, but now we have both Jim Toth’s and Reese Witherspoon’s mug shot photos! And you won’t even recognize Reese!
According to multiple sources, actress Reese Witherspoon and her husband Jim Toth were both arrested in Atlanta Friday after Toth was pulled over for DUI and Reese got a little too upset with the cops about it. Keep reading for all the details, including Reese herself acting out what the scene probably looked like.
Have you ever taken someone home from a night out on the town and regretted it in the morning? Well, a recent story regarding American Pie star Eddie Kaye Thomas gives “morning after regret” a whole new meaning. Not only did his lady of the moment turn out to be a mistake — she also could have cost him his life! Keep reading for all the details, including a video report from ABC 7.
Humble, Texas first grade teacher Irene Stokes is currently denying allegations that she fondled one of her students, and you won’t believe her main argument in her own defense! According to Humble Police Department Detective J. Blanchard, Stokes said she “doesn’t like to even touch the black children on their hand, she shies away when they try to hug her.” In other words, “she admitted to being prejudice,” Blanchard says.