DUIs, Substance Abuse & Rehab

Amanda Bynes' Mom Blames Weed For Star's Bizarre Behavior

April 10th, 2014 8:20am EDT
Amanda Bynes' Mom Blames Weed For Star's Bizarre Behavior
Amanda Bynes mother has come forward to explain her daughter's erratic behavior last summer, claiming the actress was "under the influence of marijuana" and isn't battling a mental illness.

Lynn Bynes told Us Weekly in a statement, via lawyer Tamar Arminak: "Amanda has no mental illness whatsoever. She has never been diagnosed as schizophrenic or bipolar. She is very sorry for all the hurtful tweets, statements and actions that occurred while she was under the influence of marijuana."

Bynes was forced into a mental health facility in July after she set fire to a neighbor's driveway. She w...
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Lindsay Lohan Admits To Screwing Up By Drinking Wine

April 7th, 2014 5:30pm EDT
Lindsay Lohan
Lindsay Lohan hasn't exactly remained sober since leaving rehab. The actress has confessed that she slipped by indulging in some wine.

Lohan was released from a court-mandated stint in rehab in July 2013, and she vowed to stay away from drugs and alcohol. During Sunday night's episode of her docu-series "Lindsay," she admitted that she slipped.

Her life coach AJ Johnson confronted her and asked if she had been drinking, claiming her mother Dina had seen her with alcohol. Enraged, Lohan took off. She later fessed up, claiming a boyfriend influenced her to do it.

She explained: "I rushed ...
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Celebs We're Expecting To Check Into Rehab

April 6th, 2014 2:00pm EDT
Celebs We're Expecting To Check Into Rehab
We wouldn't wish any celebrity to have to utilize the services of a rehab center, but for some, it's just inevitable. The warning signs are there, the celebrity thinks that they are invincible and is completely out of control. It happens to the best of them -- and some of them don't come out of addiction issues unscathed. Here, we give you our list of those celebrities of whom we think we could expect to check themselves in for treatment anytime soon -- before it's too late.

1. Zac Efron

Zac has already made us aware that he looked into treatment earlier in the year for a reported...
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Chris Brown Was Kicked Out Of Rehab For Inappropriate Relationship

March 18th, 2014 4:03pm EDT
Chris Brown Was Kicked Out Of Rehab For Inappropriate Relationsh
Chris Brown was reportedly kicked out of a California rehab because he got too close to a woman in the facility. The singer broke three "internal rules," including one made specifically for him that required he stay at least two feet away from females.

This rule was imposed as a direct result of his 2009 probation for his assault of then-girlfriend Rihanna.

According to TMZ.com, he was caught "touching elbows and hands" with a woman. Earlier this month, he was "also in some sort of sexual encounter with a woman at the facility," but that didn't factor in to his removal from rehab.

In add...
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Demi Lovato Marks Two Years Of Sobriety With New Body Piercings

March 18th, 2014 9:01am EDT
Demi Lovato Marks Two Years Of Sobriety With New Body Piercings
Demi Lovato celebrated two years of sobriety over the weekend by getting new piercings in her ear.

The singer/actress entered rehab in 2010 to treat a series of issues, including self-harming, and on Saturday she wrote on Twitter: "Today is my 2nd birthday. I'm 21 years old, but 2 years ago today, I finally started living... I'm so beyond grateful. #ItWorksIfYouWorkIt"

She also posted a photo of herself showing off two diamond studs and two small gold hoop earrings. She captioned the image: "Why not celebrate with some new piercings? 4 in one sitting."

Lovato recently made headlines for ...
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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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