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Wiz Khalifa Arrested in Texas

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Wiz KhalifaWiz Khalifa was arrested for marijuana possession yesterday morning.

The 26-year-old rapper was detained at an airport in El Paso, Texas, after officers from the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) allegedly found a "green leafy substance" in his luggage before he boarded a flight to Dallas.

A law enforcement source told gossip website TMZ.com that the "Black And Yellow" hitmaker, who has 14-month-old son Sebastian with wife Amber Rose, was taken into custody and turned over to local police. The "We Dem Boyz" rapper shared several images online from behind bars, including a "jail selfie" in which he appeared to not be wearing any trousers.

Despite creating the hashtag "FreeTrapWiz," on Twitter and poking fun at the incident, he later hinted that he was becoming increasingly frustrated: "I wanna drop 28 Grams but they got me locced up. Soon as I get out, the tapes comin out. Fucc that... They're tryna figure out how many grams I had. How ironic [sic]."

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Beth Ditto Arrested for Disorderly Conduct

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Beth DittoGossip singer Beth Ditto has been arrested and charged with disorderly conduct. The 32-year-old rocker was taken into custody in the early hours of Saturday morning following a disturbance outside the Bungalo Bar in Portland, Oregon.

Beth - real name Mary Beth Patterson - was detained by officers for being drunk after she left the establishment and threw her shoes in the middle of the road and started shouting out the name of President Barack Obama as her friends tried to put her in a car.

"She walked out in the middle of the street, threw off her shoes and purse and screamed Obama, Obama!" a source at the bar told the Willamette Week newspaper.

The "Standing in the Way of Control" singer was later released from custody and is now awaiting a court date. If she is convicted of second degree disorderly conduct she could be sentenced to up to six months in jail and may receive a fine of up to $2,500.

Sam Worthington Arrested for Fighting

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Sam WorthingtonSam Worthington has been charged with disorderly conduct.

The Avatar star was arrested on Saturday for allegedly fighting and had to be subdued with pepper spray. A police source told gossip website TMZ.com that the actor got into a violent argument outside The Vortex bar in Atlanta, Georgia, over the weekend after he was refused entry for being intoxicated and failing to produce any ID.

According to the official report, an eyewitness told police officers that the 36-year-old actor, who is currently in Atlanta filming his new movie Ten alongside Arnold Schwarzenegger, became disorderly and allegedly pushed the club's doorman twice before he was pepper sprayed and restrained by security staff at the bar.

The incident is said to have been captured in full by the bar's security cameras and Sam was put in handcuffs until police arrived at the scene and arrested him.

Fiona Apple Arrested in Texas for Possession

Posted by Robin Paulson Categories: Music, Drugs, Legal Issues, Mug Shots,

Fiona AppleWhile Lady Gaga can publicly smoke marijuana on stage in the Netherlands, Fiona Apple gets thrown in the slammer for having hashish on her tour bus in Texas.

The 35 year-old singer's tour bus was halted at a border stop in Sierra Blanca, Texas, where authorities claim to have found hashish and marijuana in the vehicle. Apple - who is currently touring to promote her album The Idler Wheel... - was charged for possession and is currently being held at the Hudspeth County Jail.

Apple is scheduled to perform tonight in Austin, but there is no word yet as to whether or not she will have to cancel due to her legal issues.

Sierra Blanca hasn't been the most welcoming city of celebrity pot users, as Snoop Dogg, Willie Nelson, and Armie Hammer have all been previously arrested there for drug possession.

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Michael Lohan Arrested For Domestic Violence

Michael LohanWhether it's paparazzi- or crime-related, Michael Lohan can't keep his mug away from the cameras.

The father of the equally-infamous Lindsay Lohan was arrested in Fort Lauderdale this morning for abusing his girlfriend, Kate Major. This is the second time this year that Lohan has been arrested for domestic violence against Major.

Police responded to a call from Lohan's apartment complex around 1:10 a.m., but he was taken to St. Joseph's Hospital for chest pains prior to his arrest. Once he checked himself out, he was on his way to Hillsborough County's jail.

More details are to be released later today, according to Tampa police.

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Suspected Arizona Shooter Poses for Mugshot

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Jared Lee Loughner

Jared Lee Loughner wore a chilling smile while his photo was taken for his official mugshot. Loughner had just been arrested on suspicion of killing 6 people and injuring 14 more in Tucson, Arizona over the weekend.

Loughner, 22, heard formal charges on Monday, before Magistrate Judge Lawrence Anderson. He is charged with five counts of murder and attempted murder. The charges include the assassination attempt of Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords (D). The congresswoman is in critical condition, though she is stable at present.

The tragic event has swept the nation, sparking hot debate on all-day news networks. For what it’s worth, Jared Lee Loughner is a registered Independent. He did not vote in 2008.

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Jaime Pressly Arrested For DUI

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Jamie Pressly's mugshot

Jaime Pressly has been arrested for driving under the influence (DUI).

The My Name Is Earl star was taken into custody in Los Angeles last night after police performed a sobriety test when they pulled her over for allegedly committing a traffic violation at approximately 11pm, according to TMZ. Law enforcement officials have not confirmed the 33-year-old actress' blood-alcohol level, although her bail - which is normally $5,000 - has been set for $15,000, which usually only occurs when a person is over .15 per cent. The legal limit in the state is .08 per cent.

Pressly is reported to have been alone in the car at the time of her arrest and there were no drugs found in the vehicle.

Paris Hilton’s Latest Drug-Related Arrest

Paris Hilton Mug Shot

A new month means a new drug-related arrest for .

The hotel heiress kicked off her weekend with a brief stint in jail last night after cocaine was discovered in her purse. The 29-year-old and and boyfriend Cy Waits were initially pulled over by Las Vegas police when suspected marijuana smoke was seen blowing out of their car. Waits, who was the driver, was later booked for a DUI (influence of drugs) while Paris was held for possession.

Hilton, who secured celebrity lawyer David Chesnoff as her attorney, was released on her recognizance a short time later without having to post any bail. According to TMZ, the socialite plans to use the “It Wasn’t My Purse” defense as her excuse.

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Charlie Sheen Booked on Domestic Violence-Related Charges

Posted by Veronica Santiago Categories: Television, Legal Issues,

Charlie Sheen mug shotThe mood wasn’t particularly festive in ‘s household today.

Early Christmas morning, the Two and a Half Men star was arrested by police in Aspen, Colorado on domestic violence-related charges. Authorities responded to a home around 8:30 AM when , Charlie’s wife of 2 1/2 years, placed a 911 call.

While the circumstances of the incident are still unclear, the actor was booked for second degree assault and menacing (both felonies) and criminal mischief. The 44-year-old has since been let go from the Pitkin County Jail after posting $8500 bond.

According to Sheen’s publicist, the situation might not be as it seems. “Do not be mislead by appearance. Appearance and reality can be as different as night and day. It would benefit everyone not to jump to any conclusion,” Stan Rosenfield said.

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Vampire Diaries Cast Arrested

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Vampire Diaries Mug Shots

The CW managed to keep these mug shots under wraps under after their new hit series, , premiered - but only just. Hours after the show created a stir on the network, these photos magically made it to the Internet.

Nina Dobrev, Sara Canning, Candice Accola and Kayla Ewell, all stars of the show, were busted on August 22 along with Tyler Shields (who was taking photos) and Krystal Vayda, an actress who isn’t part of the show’s cast.

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