Celebrity Scandals

Dr. Conrad Murray couldn't give timeline

By BANG Showbiz on October 3, 2011

Conrad Murray, pictures, picture, photos, photo, pics, pic, images, image, hot, sexy, latest, new, 2011LOS ANGELES – Dr. Conrad Murray "had no concept of time" in the lead up to Michael Jackson's death, a court has heard.

Cardiologist Dr. Thao Nguyen took to the witness stand in Los Angeles Superior Court today to give evidence in the trial of the physician - who is accused of the involuntary manslaughter of the singer - and said the doctor was unable to provide a time frame for several crucial moments when they spoke at UCLA Ronald Reagan Medical Center on June 25 2009.

Michael Jackson was energetic before death

By BANG Showbiz on September 28, 2011

Michael Jackson, pictures, picture, photos, photo, pics, pic, images, image, latest, new, 2010LOS ANGELES – Michael Jackson gave a "good rehearsal" just hours before his death, the jury heard at the second day of the trial into his death today.

Concert promoter Paul Gongaware told the Los Angeles court that Michael - who died from acute Propofol intoxication in June 2009 - was energetic and performing well in the days before he died as he rehearsed for his 50-night residency at London's The O2 for his 'This Is It' tour.

Chace Crawford won't face marijuana charges

By BANG Showbiz on September 28, 2011

Chace Crawford, pictures, picture, photos, photo, pics, pic, images, image, hot, sexy, latest, new, 2011LOS ANGELES – Charges against Chace Crawford for marijuana possession have been dropped.

The 'Gossip Girl' star was arrested when he was a passenger in a parked car in the Dallas suburb of Plano last May and charged with misdemeanor possession of less than two ounces of the drug, but a judge yesterday dismissed the charges yesterday.

Conrad Murray on phone for 45 minutes as Michael Jackson died

By BANG Showbiz on September 28, 2011

Conrad Murray, pictures, picture, photos, photo, pics, pic, images, image, hot, sexy, latest, new, 2011LOS ANGELES – Dr. Conrad Murray spent 45 minutes on the phone as Michael Jackson lay dying, according to the prosecution in his involuntary manslaughter case.

The medic was accused of making five calls to friends and for business purposes after administering a 25mg dose of anesthetic Propofol to the singer at 10.40am on June 25, 2009.

Murray lawyer claims Jackson responsible for death

By BANG Showbiz on September 27, 2011

Conrad Murray, pictures, picture, photos, photo, pics, pic, images, image, hot, sexy, latest, new, 2011LOS ANGELES – Dr. Conrad Murray's defense team has claimed Michael Jackson "caused his own death".

The medic - who has been accused of administering the lethal dose of the anesthetic Propofol that killed the 'Thriller' singer on June 25 2009 - is starting his involuntary manslaughter trial today and his lawyer insists he had nothing to do with the death as Michael took the drugs without the physician's knowledge.

Michael Jackson death trial opens

By BANG Showbiz on September 27, 2011

Michael Jackson, pictures, picture, photos, photo, pics, pic, images, image, hot, sexy, latest, new, 2011LOS ANGELES – The trial into the death of Michael Jackson opened today with the jury being shown a photo of the singer's dead body.

Dr. Conrad Murray - Michael's personal physician - is standing trial for the involuntary manslaughter of the 'Thriller' hitmaker in 2009 and during the prosecution team's opening statement at a Los Angeles courthouse, they displayed a picture that appeared to show tape or tubing over his lifeless body.

Michael Jackson's son set to testify

By BANG Showbiz on September 27, 2011

Michael Jackson, pictures, picture, photos, photo, pics, pic, images, image, hot, sexy, latest, new, 2011LOS ANGELES – Michael Jackson's son Prince Michael has reportedly agreed to testify at Dr. Conrad Murray's manslaughter trial.

While the 14 year old was initially reluctant to take to the witness stand to give evidence against the physician - who has been accused of administering the lethal dose of the anesthetic Propofol that killed Michael in 2009 - in the case which opens today he will testify if the courtroom is cleared of onlookers first.

Charlie Sheen finalizes 'Two and a Half Men' settlement

By BANG Showbiz on September 27, 2011

Charlie Sheen, pictures, picture, photos, photo, pics, pic, images, image, hot, sexy, latest, new, 2011LOS ANGELES – Charlie Sheen has reached an out of court settlement for his dismissal from 'Two and a Half Men'.

The eccentric actor had filed a $100 million lawsuit against the show's makers, Warner Bros., which has now been resolved, although its terms will remain confidential.

Lauryn Hill sued by fashion company

By BANG Showbiz on September 26, 2011

Lauryn Hill, pictures, picture, photos, photo, pics, pic, images, image, hot, sexy, latest, new, 2011LOS ANGELES – Lauryn Hill is being sued after being accused of stealing clothes from a former fashion consultant.

The 36-year-old singer - who recently gave birth to her sixth child - has been hit with a lawsuit which alleges she walked away with the majority of a "wardrobe of high fashion items" that were provided by company Via Davia Vintage for her 2007 European tour.

Michael Jackson's children want to testify

By BANG Showbiz on September 26, 2011

Paris Jackson, pictures, picture, photos, photo, pics, pic, images, image, hot, sexy, latest, new, 2011LOS ANGELES – Michael Jackson's two eldest children want to testify at Dr. Conrad Murray's manslaughter trial.

Prince Michael, 14, and Paris, 13, are determined to give evidence against the physician - who has been accused of administering the lethal dose of the anesthetic Propofol that killed Michael in 2009 - even though their grandmother Katherine thinks it is a bad idea.

Lindsay Lohan 'Falling Behind' on Community Service

By BANG Showbiz on September 22, 2011

Lindsay Lohan, pictures, picture, photos, photo, pics, pic, images, image, hot, sexy, latest, new, 2011LOS ANGELES – Lindsay Lohan is "falling behind" on her community service.

The 'Mean Girls' actress has to complete 480 hours of community work as part of her sentence for stealing a $2,500 necklace in January, but has so far only reportedly served 60 of the required hours, at the Los Angeles Downtown Women's Center.

A source told RadarOnline.com: "Lindsay has completed her shoplifters awareness class but is falling behind on her other commitments.