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O.J. Simpson Attorney Speaks Out

5/19/2016 10:55am EDT
O.J. Simpson Lawyer, Robert Shapiro, Speaks Out About Verdict
One of O.J. Simpson's lawyers from the Nicole Brown Simpson and Brian Goldman murder trial -- Robert Shapiro -- spoke out about the verdict that acquitted the former NFL star back in 1995.

In an in interview with Megyn Kelly on Tuesday, Shapiro revealed what Simpson whispered to him on that day

"'You had told me this would be the result from the beginning,'" Shapiro shared of what Simpson told him. "'You were right.'"

Shapiro was asked a series of thought-provoking questions by Kelly. The famous attorney said the prosecution didn't cast their "net wide enough" for trial because they focu...
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Kanye West's Criminal Record Erased

5/2/2016 7:03pm EDT
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Kanye West's criminal record is no more! The rapper's record has been completely wiped clean by a California judge.

Gossip Cop reports that a judge has signed off on "expunging the conviction" he had for beating up a paparazzo photographer named Daniel Ramos. The incident occurred at the LAX Airport in 2013.

Kanye West Criminal Record Gets Erased https://t.co/yd9y9mp5p0 pic.twitter.com/lomfSTSHLs

— Gossip Cop (@GossipCop) May 2, 2016

West was convicted in March 2014 for the crime, for which he pleaded no contest to misdemeanor battery. He was then sentenced to 250 hours of community...
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Former 'Deadliest Catch' Cast Member Arrested

4/24/2016 9:10am EDT
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A former cast member of “Deadliest Catch” has been charged with child pornography.

KXLY 4 News in Washington reports that Paul Albert Edgren was caught with child porn that contained girls as young as 5 and 7-years-old engaging in sexual activity.

Edgren faces one second degree charge of possession of child pornography and three counts of first degree possession of child pornography. Each of the first degree charges are Class B felonies, which could carry a 14-month prison sentence.

The Spokane County resident “was in the middle of a sex chat and came to the door visibly aroused” when ...
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Teresa Finally Visits Joe

4/18/2016 1:36pm EDT
Teresa Giudice
Teresa Giudice visited her husband, Joe Giudice, in prison on Friday, April 15. According to Us Weekly, Teresa received clearance to visit Joe after waiting a bit longer than normal because she is on probation. Once given the green light, however, The Real Housewives Of New Jersey star headed to Fort Dix.

This is the first time that Teresa and Joe have seen each other since Joe went to prison last month. He will be serving 41 months behind bars, only able to see his wife and children (and his immediately family members) for short periods of time each week.

Teresa Giudice knows all about t...
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NBC Orders 'Law & Order' True Crime Anthology Series

4/10/2016 12:03pm EDT
NBC Orders 'Law & Order' True Crime Anthology Series
NBC is expanding the Law & Order brand from "ripped from the headlines" to directly dramatizing real crimes, announcing this week a new program called Law & Order: True Crime.

An anthology series similar to FX's highly successful American Crime Story, Law & Order: True Crime will likewise be dramatic versions of high-profile cases. The first one in production will be Law & Order: True Crime - The Menendez Brothers Murders, from the 1996 tragedy in which Erik and Lyle Menendez were convicted of murdering their parents.

No premiere date has been set and no talent has been attached aside fro...
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Jon Jones' Arrest Won't Affect UFC 197 Title Fight

4/2/2016 10:02am EDT
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Jon Jones' recent arrest didn't have any effect on his planned title fight at UFC 197, but a late injury to his opponent and current UFC Light Heavyweight Champion Daniel Cormier has forced the bout to be called off.

Jones appeared in a New Mexico court on Thursday, admitting to a violation of the probation he received for his felony hit-and-run case last fall. That stemmed from a Mar. 24 incident in which the former light heavyweight champion was pulled over for five traffic violations, and was caught on camera cursing at a police officer.

He will contest those charges at a separate hear...
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'Bachelorette' JoJo Fletcher's Ex Arrested For Embezzlement — How Much Money Did He Steal?

3/30/2016 6:55am EDT
'Bachelorette' JoJo Fletcher's Ex Arrested For Embezzlement — Ho
JoJo Fletcher's ex-boyfriend Chad Rookstool is making headlines again just weeks after he revealed that he was "intimate" with JoJo right before she started filming the Bachelorette.

Chad's name is popping up in the tabloids so frequently that it wouldn't come as a big surprise if he was approached to join the cast of Bachelor in Paradise this summer.

What did Chad do now? Actually, it's old news, but Radar Online thought it was important to reveal that the Dallas hair salon owner was arrested and found guilty of embezzling money from a retail store several years ago.

The arrest happene...
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Have $1.5 Million To Spare? Former Patriots Star Aaron Hernandez's Home Is For Sale

3/25/2016 11:55pm EDT
Former Patriots Star Aaron Hernandez's Home Can Be Yours If You
Have $1.5 million to spare? That's the asking price for former New England Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez' house in North Attleboro, Massachusetts. Almost one year after Hernandez was sentenced to life in prison for the murder of Odin Lloyd.

Hernandez spends his days at the Souza-Baranowski Correctional Facility in Shirley, Massachusetts — a far cry from the 5,600-square-foot home he shared with his fiancee Shayanna Jenkins and daughter, Avielle Janelle, who was born in November 2012.

Listed by Redfin, the house on 22 Ronald C Meyer Drive 5 beds and 6 baths and was purchased by the ...
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Joe Giudice Prison Update

3/25/2016 4:30pm EDT
Joe Giudice Goes To Prison, Teresa Thanks Fans For Support
This week, Joe Giudice has checked into prison where he will spend the next 3+ years of his life. Giudice was sentenced to 41 months behind bars after committing federal fraud. He has left his wife, Teresa, and the couple's four daughters behind for his new life at the Fort Dix Federal Correctional Institution in Fort Dix, New Jersey, according to Us Weekly.

Teresa Giudice also went to prison for committing the same crime, spending most of 2015 at a women's correctional facility in Danbury, Connecticut. She was released just before Christmas and returned home to spend time with her family ...
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Esquire Network To Broadcast 12 Hours Of O.J. Simpson Trial Footage

3/25/2016 9:03am EDT
Esquire Network is capitalizing on the renewed popularity of the O.J. Simpson murder trial by bringing the courtroom footage back to television. The network announced Thursday that it will air a "12-hour special" called The Real O.J. Simpson Trial on Sunday, Apr. 3 starting at 9 a.m.

But the program isn't actually a special, nor is it a pure re-broadcast of video from the trial. Instead, the network has divided up the material into a dozen one-hour "recaps" with each hour focusing on a particular sampling of footage from the trial that took place between Nov. 1994 and Oct. 1995.

Here's ho...
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