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Drake Sued for Sampling

Posted Wednesday April 16, 2014 9:40 PM GMT

Sampling is a huge part of hip hop, but unfortunately Drake got into a little legal trouble over using a clip of an old jazz tune.

The estate of Jimmy Smith is suing the "Started From the Bottom" singer for using "Jimmy Smith Rap" at the beginning of his song, "Pound Cake/Paris Morton Music 2."

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Will Arnett Officially Files for Divorce From Amy Poehler

Posted Wednesday April 16, 2014 8:51 PM GMT

They've been separated for awhile now, but Will Arnett finally filed for divorce from Amy Poehler.

On April 8th, the "Arrested Development" star filed a complaint in Los Angeles Superior Court, asking for joint custody of their two children, Archie and Abel.

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Dina Lohan: I’m Guilty of DWI

Posted Tuesday April 15, 2014 3:51 PM GMT

Taking the law into her own hands, Dina Lohan decided to plead guilty to a DWI this afternoon (April 15).

According to her lawyer Mark Heller, Lindsay’s mother accepted a plea deal after her September 2013 arrest for a DWI and speeding.

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Johnny Depp Called into Court for Murder Case Proceedings

Posted Saturday April 12, 2014 2:53 PM GMT

Handed a court subpoena at a slightly inopportune time, Johnny Depp has been asked to appear in court proceedings revolving around a murder case.

The subpoena was served to Depp at the premiere of his movie, "Transcendence" in Los Angeles, and the case deals with Nancy Lekon, a limo driver who reportedly struck a pedestrian in 2009, dragging the woman on the road for a mile, and killing her in the process.

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Gisele Bundchen Facing Audit from the IRS

Posted Friday April 11, 2014 5:03 PM GMT

Aside from her killer looks, Gisele Bundchen has some savvy business skills so it's no surprise that she topped Forbes' 2013 list of the world’s high paid models while holding the number one spot on the Models.com list of “The Money Girls.”

But now Bündchen has contested the $42 million figure that Forbes reported, which in return, caused the Internal Revenue Service in the US to investigate her finances.

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Katherine Heigl Reportedly Suing Duane Reade for $6 Million

Posted Wednesday April 9, 2014 8:10 PM GMT

Refusing to put up with false advertising, Katherine Heigl is reportedly suing Duane Reade for $6 million, in response to the drug store chain tweeting a picture of the "Killers" starlet walking with Duane Reade bags, and using it to advertise.

The picture, taken by a paparazzo last month, features the 35-year-old blondie walking in the cold with her bags, with a caption that reads, "Love a quick #DuaneReade run? Even @KatieHeigl can’t resist shopping #NYC’s favorite drugstore."

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Selena Gomez's Home Intruder Charged with Felony Stalking

Posted Monday April 7, 2014 7:58 PM GMT

In a scary reminder that a protection order is just a piece of paper, Selena Gomez's stalker was arrested after visiting her house twice in a short period of time.

On Monday, Che Cruz was charged with felony stalking and violating a criminal order of protection.

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Oscar Pistorius Offers Courtroom Apology

Posted Monday April 7, 2014 11:25 AM GMT

He kicked off the week in court, and Oscar Pistorius opted to take the stand himself during his murder trial for the alleged slaying of Reeva Steenkamp.

The South African Olympian explained, "I'd like to apologize and say there hasn't been a moment since this tragedy happened that I haven't thought about your family.”

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