Law of Hollywoodland

Reporting Celebrity Justice from Divorces to DUIs

Reality TV Show Under Investigation for Child Labor Laws

Jon and Kate Plus 8 Violating Child Labor Laws?

Jon and Kate Plus 8 Violating Child Labor Laws?

A spokesperson for the Pennsylvania Department of Labor says that a complaint has been filed against the TLC show Jon and Kate Plus 8 in regards to child labor laws and and an investigation is underway to see if the show is violating said laws.

A rep for TLC has been quoted as saying the show “fully complies with all applicable laws and regulations”

May 29th, 2009 Posted by | Labor Law | no comments

Paula Abdul Sued in Slip and Fall Injury

Hey Paula TV Show Sued

Hey Paula TV Show Sued

Jill Kohl says that she fell while walking down a driveway during a taping of Paula Abudl’s reality television show “Hey Paula”.

Now Kohl is suing Abdul, along with NBC Universal and Bravo for a sum of $25000.  In the lawsuit that was filed with Los Angeles Superior Court, Kohl claims that the slip and fall was in part due to the driveway lack of maintenance and “was in a dangerous and defective condition.”

March 4th, 2009 Posted by | Lawsuit, Slip and Fall | no comments

Survivor Contestant Arrested for Disorderly Intoxication After Vote Off

Survivor Ace Gordon Mugshot

Survivor Ace Gordon Mugshot

After being voted off of Survivor Gabon, Ace Gordon found himself drinking in a bar in Naples Florida. After being tossed out of the bar for reportedly striking a female patron, Gordon was systematically arrested by police called to the scene.

Gordon was charged early Sunday morning with disorderly intoxication, obstruction of an officer and resisting arrest while “repeatedly [telling] deputies he was famous.” Gordon was released from Collier County jail later that day.

November 17th, 2008 Posted by | Celebrity Wannabe, Under Arrest | no comments

“Winner” of The Bachelor Season Six Arrested for Public Intoxication

Mary Delgado Mugshot

Mary Delgado Mugshot

“Winner” of season six of The Bachelor, Mary Delgado, was arrested over the weekend in Del Rio Texas on charged including public intoxication, disorderly conduct and resisting arrest.

Delgado had been drinking at Del Rio bar Lorina’s Cantina.  When asked to leave, the intoxicated Delgado refused to go.  Cops were called, and during transit to station, Delgado destroyed the radio in the police cruiser.

Byron “The Bachelor” Velvick later posted bond for Delgado’s release.  Delgado had been previously arrested for allegedly punching Velvick in the face.

November 17th, 2008 Posted by | Celebrity Wannabe, Under Arrest | no comments

Two Contestants on Jamie Foxx’s MTV Show “From G’s to Gents” Arrested

In the past two weeks, two contestants from the Jamie Foxx’s reality television show “From G’s to Gents” were arrested on two separate charges.

Shane Coyle Mugshot

Shane Coyle Mugshot

Shane Coyle was arrested in Lee County Florida for violating a 2007 probation that was issued after he was busted for drugs and robbery.  The probation stipulated that Coyle must stay within a certain radius, and was picked up for allegedly going out of those boundaries.

Coyle will remain behind bars until at least November 24th for his appearance before the judge.

Markice Moore Mugshot

Markice Moore Mugshot

Meanwhile, Markice “Kesan” Moore was arrested in Cobb County Georgia back on November 3rd.  After he was pulled over for an improper improper lane change, police discovered he was driving without a license.

Moore has been released on bond.

November 12th, 2008 Posted by | Celebrity Wannabe, Uncategorized, Under Arrest | no comments

Plastic Surgeon from Dr. 90210 Placed on Probation for Negligence

Dr. Michael Omidi on Probation

Dr. Michael Omidi on Probation

Dr. Michael Omidi, a Hollywood surgeon who has appeared on the self-esteem destroying TV show Dr. 90210, has been placed on a three year probation by the Medical Board of California for being “grossly negligent” with several of his patients, including one that wound up on TV.

The medical negligence charge is because Omidi performed liposuction for one episode on a patient at a facility that was not accredited, and furthermore did not document which painkillers he administered. The board continued to state that “Dr. Omidi’s use of general anesthesia on this patient with a loss of his life preserving reflexes at an unaccredited outpatient facility is an extreme departure from the standard of care.” The concluded by noting that Omidi had used the unaccredited facility two other times, and did not document an oxycodone prescription.

The board had at first revoked Omidi’s medical license, before reinstating it and putting him on probation.

October 7th, 2008 Posted by | Celebrity Wannabe | no comments

80′s Comedy Television Sidekick Willie Aames Files for Bankruptcy

Willie Aames Files For Bankruptcy

Willie Aames Files For Bankruptcy

Poor Willie. Best known as Buddy in the seminal 80′s cheesefest Charles In Charge, Willie Aames has tried to get back in the spotlight with a recent stint on VH1′s Celebrity Fit Club and had written a book “Grace Is Enough” that chronicled his drug abuse and money problems. Apparently he is still having money problems, and according to his bankruptcy paperwork filed in Kansas, is currently $350,000 in debt.

July 29th, 2008 Posted by | Bankruptcy, Celebrity | no comments