Monday, March 3, 2008

In Like a Lion Daily Arrested

Keeping track of celebrity skirmishes with the law...

Boy George pleaded "not guilty" to charges of false imprisonment. Authorities are prosecuting the 46-year old entertainer for allegedly chaining Auden Carlsen to a wall in his London home.

Boyband singer Lee Ryan appeared in court on charges of assaulting a taxi cab driver. A trial could go forward as early as April 8th.

Police dropped obstruction of justice charges against Amy Winehouse. Winehouse had been spending time with her jailed husband, Blake Fielder-Civil, when the charges first surfaced.

Chinese police made two more arrests in the sexually explicit picture scandal involving Hong Kong entertainer Edison Chen. It is believed a computer repair shop assistant originally distributed the photos without permission.

The rapper "Juvenile", aka Terius Gray, is still reeling over the murder of his 4-year old daughter, her mother, and another child. Police have charged the mother's 17-year old son, Anthony Tyrone Terrell, Jr., with responsibility for the murders.

"The Game" aka Jayceon Taylor" was sentenced to 60 days in jail, 150 hours of community service, and three years of probation for felony possession of a firearm in a school zone.

A judge sentenced Broadway's Beauty and the Beast star James Barbour to 60 days in jail and three years of probation for having sexual contact with a 15-year old. Barbour will not have to register as a sex offender because the charges are misdemeanors.