DUIs, Substance Abuse & Rehab

Chris Pine Charged With Drunk Driving In New Zealand

March 12th, 2014 10:17pm EDT
Chris Pine Charged With Drunk Driving In New Zealand
Actor Chris Pine was stopped by police in New Zealand earlier this month and charged with drunk driving. The actor was arrested on March 1 in Methven, Canterbury, for being over the legal alcohol limit.

Pine, 33, was in the country filming "Z for Zacharia" and was celebrating the end of the shoot on Feb. 28.

Blue Pub Methven manager Casey Crawford told the New Zealand Herald newspaper: "Chris Pine arrived here and had his supermodel girlfriend with him and he spent most of his time with her, she flew in that day someone told me. You can see the photos behind the bar with our staff and he ...
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Ke$ha Leaves Rehab, Feels 'Healthy' & Is Working On New Music

March 7th, 2014 10:37am EST
Ke$ha Leaves Rehab, Feels 'Healthy' & Is Working On New Music
Ke$ha is fresh out of rehab and working on new music. The pop star checked herself into the Timberline Knolls clinic in Chicago, Ill,. for anorexia and bulimia in January.

Posting a photo of herself on board a plane, she told fans on Thursday: "Happy to be back! Feeling healthy & working on tons of new music, I can't thank my fans enough for all the love & support u have given me."

She then added: "Life is beautiful. I'm so blessed to have u all."

The singer entered rehab two months ago, saying in a statement at the time, "I'm a crusader for being yourself and loving yourself, but I've f...
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State Of The Royal Scene - Febuary 2014

March 5th, 2014 9:55pm EST
Kate Middleton
Duchess Kate has decided she loathes her home at Kensington Palace and has decided to do a complete revamp, at taxpayer expense! The luxury loving royal duchess has decided that the home she shares with husband Prince William, Duke of Cambridge was not decorated properly (she blames pregnancy hormones) and has hired a flamboyant designer to redecorate!

Best fun friend of Prince William, Guy Pelly, was pulled over by police and refused to do a Breathalyzer test! The police were also treated with total disrespect and Pelly even had the courage (induced by drink) to ask the police if they “kn...
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Oprah Winfrey Tells Lindsay Lohan To 'Cut The BS' In First Trailer For Docu-series 'Lindsay'

March 5th, 2014 9:04pm EST
Lindsay Lohan
"There's nothing left in having a drink for me," says Lindsay Lohan in the first trailer for new reality series "Lindsay," which follows the troubled star post-rehab as she relocates back to New York. "What's left in that feeling? nothing. there's no party that i haven't gone to, there's no person that i haven't hung out with, there's no situation that I haven't, you know, been exposed to."

The series, produced by media mogul Oprah Winfrey takes a candid look at the life of Lohan after her stay in a California rehab center as she attempts to stay sober and turn things around.

Lohan became...
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George Lopez Jokes About Public Intoxication Arrest

March 1st, 2014 7:44am EST
George Lopez Jokes About Public Intoxication Arrest
George Lopez passed out on the floor of a Canadian casino and was arrested for public intoxication on Thursday.

Security guards called police to Caesars Windsor in Ontario, who arrested the actor/comedian inside one of the casino’s bars.

A spokesperson for the police department confirmed to People magazine that a male was taken into custody at 11:25 p.m. and was “released with no charges.”

In response to the arrest, Lopez joked: "Tied one on last night. Not feeling great this morning. I was trying to sleep it off, unfortunately, it was on the casino floor."

Lopez, 52, had performed at t...
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Selena Gomez Writes First Statement Since Rehab Revelation

February 11th, 2014 2:03pm EST
Selena Gomez
Selena Gomez has reached out to her fans for the first time since it was revealed she went to rehab in January for exhaustion issues.

Gomez uploaded a photo of herself on a boat to Instagram with the message, "I've done everything I could to the best of my ability. Thank you for the unconditional love and cyber hugs. You inspire me."

Gomez has spoken to the media several times since her stay at Arizona's Dawn at the Meadows while promoting Rudderless at the Sundance Film Festival, but her treatment was unknown at the time.

The pop star has received plenty of support from the public, in...
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Chris Kattan Arrested For DUI After Crashing Car

February 10th, 2014 4:03pm EST
Chris Kattan
Former Saturday Night Live star Chris Kattan was arrested this morning after his car crashed into a DOT vehicle on a highway in California.

TMZ reports a driver called the California Highway Patrol to tell them a Mercedes was "weaving all over the roadway at slow speeds."

Soon after, Kattan apparently swerved into a freeway closure and hit a Department of Transportation vehicle. There was no one inside the vehicle at the time of the accident and Kattan was not injured.

Sources tell TMZ Kattan was booked for driving under the influence of drugs, not alcohol. He posted a $15,000 bail and i...
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Selena Gomez Blames Justin Bieber For Rehab Stay?

February 6th, 2014 9:28pm EST
Selena Gomez
Selena Gomez is blaming ex-boyfriend Justin Bieber for her recent stay in rehab, according to reports.

Selena spent the last two weeks at the Meadows treatment center in Arizona for several problems -- reportedly alcohol, marijuana and prescription drug Adderall, but her reps claim she only went for emotional issues. According to TMZ.com, sources say that it's all Bieber's fault.

Selena's management team was reportedly unhappy when she started seeing Justin again over the holidays, and when the two were spotted cruising around on Segways in Bieber's neighborhood last month they pushed her...
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Aaron Sorkin: Philip Seymour Hoffman's Death Will Save Lives

February 6th, 2014 2:00pm EST
Aaron Sorkin: Philip Seymour Hoffman's Death Will Save Lives
Screenwriter Aaron Sorkin and Philip Seymour Hoffman talked about drug overdoses a few years before the actor's death. The pair worked together in 2007 on the film "Charlie Wilson's War" and confided in each other about their addictions.

The New York City medical examiner's office is expected to conduct additional toxicology and tissue tests on Hoffman, 46, whose autopsy proved inconclusive. He was found dead on Sunday surrounded by a large amount of heroin in his apartment and a needle sticking out of his arm.

Sorkin told Time.com, "Phil Hoffman and I had two things in common. We were bo...
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Four Arrested In Philip Seymour Hoffman Investigation

February 5th, 2014 3:00pm EST
Four Arrested In Philip Seymour Hoffman Investigation
Police have arrested four individuals in connection with the death of Philip Seymour Hoffman. The actor died in his New York City apartment on Sunday after reportedly overdosing on heroin.

While investiging the Oscar winner's death, police reportedly found over 50 packets of the drug at his home. A witness saw Hoffman buying narcotics from two men near his Manhattan residence.

A New York Police Department spokesman has confirmed that four people were taken into custody following a raid on a property in NYC - three men and one woman, according to TMZ.com.

It is believed the suspects were ...
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