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Justin Bieber Guilty of Assault, Reckless Driving in Canada

While Bieber was found guilty of two crimes, the repercussions amount to a slap on the wrist.

06/04/2015

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Marvin Gaye Shoots Back on the Charts Following ‘Blurred Lines’ Decision

The late R&B icon Marvin Gaye returns to the Billboard charts in the wake of the landmark decision in his family’s favor against Pharrell Williams and Robin Thicke.

03/24/2015

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Justin Bieber Egging Victim Now Suing for Alleged Anti-Semitism

Jeff Schwartz already got money for the egging incident. Now he’s seeking more.

03/19/2015

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Pharrell Warns of Future Music Industry ‘Frozen in Litigation’ After ‘Blurred Lines’ Verdict

And he thinks the trial verdict may not just pertain to music, either.

03/19/2015

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Vanilla Ice May Have Been Robbing Foreclosed Home for a Month

After getting busted looting a foreclosed home, it looks like Vanilla Ice may have been raiding the property for weeks with unwitting accomplices.

02/19/2015

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Lawyer for Pharrell, Eagles and John Lennon Threatens to Sue YouTube for $1 Billion

A new group has singled out YouTube over other sharing services for a slew of reasons, including “their attitude.”

12/22/2014

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Molly Dealer Pleads Guilty in Electric Zoo Overdose Death

After being arrested earlier this year, the man accused of supplying the lethal drugs to party-goers in 2013 will finally face sentencing.

12/11/2014

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Man Who Claims to Have Iggy Azalea’s Sextapes Files for Divorce – From Iggy Azalea

Iggy Azalea is still being haunted by her supposed past with ex Hefe Wine, aka Maurice Williams.

10/10/2014

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Justin Bieber Turns Himself Into Toronto Police on Assault Charges

According to CNN, the assault charge stems from an encounter with a limousine driver last month. It’s the pop star’s second arrest this week.

01/29/2014

From left: Lil Twist (via David Livingston/Getty Images); Khalil (mugshot via Miami PD); Lil Za (via Bryan Steffy/WireImage)

Justin Bieber’s Party Posse: A Primer on Khalil, Lil Za & Lil Twist

There’s a not-insignificant, less-asked question about these recent troubles: Why do these young, significantly less famous black artists — Khalil, Lil Za and Lil Twist — keep getting jailed up in Bieber’s wake?

01/23/2014

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