Celebrities

1225 ABA Journal Celebrities articles.

No Celebrity Breaks for OJ Simpson

Updated: As the day progressed, it didn’t improve for former football superstar O.J. Simpson.

Simpson, who is being held without bail due to a claimed risk that he will flee…

Possible O.J. Legal Fee is Half a Million

If O.J. Simpson hires a Las Vegas lawyer to defend him on armed robbery charges, he’ll likely have to pony up about $500,000.

That’s the going rate in the city,…

Britney Spears’ Lawyer Bails

Celebrity attorney Laura Wasser is reportedly about to withdraw as matrimonial counsel to pop singer Britney Spears.

Tired of dealing with a difficult client who has rejected her advice and…

Tape Released in Alleged O.J. Robbery

Updated: O.J. Simpson has been jailed without bail on charges that he stole sports memorabilia from a Las Vegas hotel room.

Simpson faces an arraignment this week on two counts…

OJ Simpson to AP: No Guns Involved

Updated: Former football superstar O.J. Simpson is considered a suspect in a possible armed robbery involving sports memorabilia taken from a hotel room in a Las Vegas casino, according to…

It’s My Trademark, Bon Jovi Says

Musician Jon Bon Jovi is claiming that a new energy drink called Mijovi infringes his trademarked name.

In a cease-and-desist letter Bon Jovi’s lawyer protested the name of the drink…

Paris Hilton Hot Over Hallmark Card

“That’s hot,” is Paris Hilton’s trademark phrase, both figuratively and literally.

Those are the allegations in a lawsuit Hilton has filed over a Hallmark moment that was not a happy…

Vick Pleads Guilty

Updated: Atlanta Falcons quarterback Michael Vick pleaded guilty today to a federal conspiracy charge in connection with a dogfighting operation known as Bad Newz Kennels.

Sentencing was set for Dec.…

Nicole Richie Serves 82-Minute Sentence

Nicole Richie spent just 82 minutes in jail yesterday for driving under the influence of drugs.

Authorities said the short sentence was the norm under guidelines adopted to reduce prison…

Lindsay Lohan Jail Term: One Day

Actress Lindsay Lohan pleaded no contest today to seven misdemeanor counts of drunk driving and cocaine possession that arose from two separate arrests in May and July.

In exchange, she…

Rapper Jailed After BlackBerry Incident

Rapper Foxy Brown has been jailed for violating probation after her arrest on charges she hit a neighbor with a BlackBerry last month.

Jack Ryan, a spokesman for New York’s…

Lohan Case Fizzles, But Bill Murray Comes to Fore

Despite dire predictions of a possible jail sentence after Lindsay Lohan was arrested for allegedly drinking and driving on a suspended license last month, the 21-year-old actress reportedly may not…

Pressure Mounts as Vick’s Co-Defendants Plead

Two more co-defendants in the Michael Vick dogfighting case have pleaded guilty, putting pressure on the once-celebrated NFL quarterback to do the same.

The men – Quanis L. Phillips and…

Classic Exam Question in Benoit Case: Who Died When?

Most lawyers probably remember a case or two from law school that dealt with the issue of short-term survivors. Estate attorneys often address it by drafting wills that require a…

Rutgers Player Accuses Imus of Libel

A Rutgers women’s basketball player has filed suit against radio personality Don Imus, accusing him of libel, slander and defamation for comments he made on air about the team in…

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