DUIs, Substance Abuse & Rehab

The Pilot Warned Him, But He Did It Anyway...

7/21/2015 10:16pm EDT
Lil Wayne
Lil Wayne was kicked off a private jet on Monday after the pilot of the plane told him he couldn't smoke a joint on board and he lit up anyway.

The rapper chartered a plane out of Fort Lauderdale airport in Florida and was told there was no smoking during the flight, but shortly after takeoff he lit up a marijuana cigarette.

The pilot turned the plane around just 17 minutes into the flight and went right back to the airport they took off from, where he kicked Wayne and his entourage off the jet.

TMZ.com reports that the 32-year-old also had a styrofoam cup consistent with the codeine cou...

Is George Michael Battling A Crack Addiction?

7/13/2015 10:46am EDT
Family Member Claims George Michael Went To Rehab After 'Smoking
A relative of George Michael claims the singer has been battling an addiction to crack cocaine and has been in rehab for the past year.

Jackie Georgiou, wife of Michael's cousin Andros, told Britain's The Sun that the singer's family pleaded with him to check into the Kusnacht Practice treatment facility in Switzerland (costing a whopping $304,000 a month) to battle issues with crack, cocaine, alcohol and marijuana.

Georgiou revealed, "He was smoking crack. Before he went away he got to the point where he would be shaking, saying 'I need it.'

"There were parties where he was taking drugs...

John Stamos Enters Rehab

7/12/2015 8:17am EDT
John Stamos Heads To Rehab For Substance Abuse Following DUI
Former "Full House" actor John Stamos has checked himself into rehab for substance abuse.

In a report published by People Magazine, Stamos checked himself into a residential program for treatment following his arrest and subsequent hospitalization for a DUI in June 2015.

The actor was not taken to the police station but to a hospital for observation at the time, for what authorities believed was a possible medical condition.

The actor later tweeted to his fans, "Thanks to everyone for their love & support. I'm home & well. Very appreciative of the BHPD & Cedars for their care."

Stamos' ...

Donovan McNabb Makes Awkward Statement Following Second DUI Bust

7/8/2015 12:06am EDT
Former NFL Quarterback Donovan McNabb Arrested On Suspicion Of D
Donovan McNabb had a long and successful career as a quarterback in the National Football League, where he was the face of the Philadelphia Eagles for many years. But so far, McNabb's life after football has been rougher than anything he had to endure on the gridiron.

McNabb was arrested on suspicion of driving under the influence on June 28, according to police documents released Tuesday. It's the second time in 18 months that McNabb has been cited for DUI.

The report said McNabb was cited and released from a police facility following a non-injury collision that evening.

McNabb told the...

Did Partying, Cheating Or Both Do Kourtney And Scott In?

7/6/2015 1:55pm EDT
Kourtney Kardashian And Scott Disick Split: Kourt Finally Pulls
Many are wondering what took Kourtney Kardashian so long to split from Scott Disick.

The rumors about a breakup with the Keeping Up With the Kardashians reality TV stars have swirled for months, mostly over Scott's alleged struggles with substance abuse. During his rehab stints, Kourt remained by his side and was his biggest supporter to help ward off his binges.

This time things are different, and Kourtney allegedly ran out of patience. Apparently, a picture is worth a thousand words, and the "other woman" could be the straw that broke the camel's back.

Sources say Kourtney Kardashian s...

Why Did Rose McGowan & Marilyn Manson Really Split Up?

6/27/2015 6:49pm EDT
Rose McGowan
Rose McGowan says excessive drug use led to her split with Marilyn Manson back in 2001. During an interview with Andy Cohen on "Watch What Happens Live," she explained: "It's one thing to party every now and then, but when it becomes a full time (thing)..."

When Cohen asked about a lifestyle difference between herself and Manson, McGowan, 41, simply said, "Scarface. Think about it Andy... What was Scarface about?"

The classic film, starring Al Pacino, chronicles a Cuban-American's descent into drug abuse.

"Coke," Cohen responded. "He did too much blow and you were not down for it."


Jamie Sangouthai's Shocking Cause Of Death Revealed!

6/18/2015 12:03pm EDT
Lamar Odom's BFF's Death Cause: Jamie Sangouthai Died Of Flesh-E
Jamie Sangouthai’s cause of death has been determined, and it’s not from a drug overdose, as many suspected.

Days after the shocking news surfaced that Lamar Odom’s best friend died, the cause and manner of death have been determined by a Los Angeles Medical Examiner’s Office.

Sangouthai, a fixture on reality TV show, Khloe and Lamar, passed away from a deadly combination: a bacterial skin infection called necrotizing fasciitis, more commonly referred to as flesh-eating bacteria, coupled with IV drug use.

An autopsy report revealed that Odom’s close friend died shortly after going to the...

Police Arrest 'Full House' Star In California

6/13/2015 2:02pm EDT
John Stamos
Police arrested John Stamos in Santa Monica, Calif., on Friday for driving under the influence.

Authorities received reports about a vehicle being driven erratically. Beverly Hills police stopped the "Full House" star's car and determined that he needed medical attention, so they took him to a nearby hospital.

Stamos was charged with driving under the influence (DUI) and released into the care of the hospital. He is due in court on Sept. 11.

The actor will be starring in a reboot of "Full House" next year called "Fuller House." It is scheduled to premiere on Netflix in 2016.

He has also...

'RHOBH' Housewife Given The Boot

6/4/2015 10:40am EDT
Kim Richards Cut From 'The Real Housewives Of Beverly Hills' Sea
When "The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills" returns to TV next fall, Kim Richards won't be there. It's just been confirmed (via E! News) that Kim has been given the boot off of "RHOBH" for the show's upcoming sixth season.

Bravo isn't commenting on the matter (and officially, the network hasn't made any major casting decisions), but this much we know: Kim won't be a regular on the show's sixth season. Maybe a cameo in an episode or two, but that's it.

This all started in April, when Kim got drunk and locked herself in a hotel bathroom in Beverly Hills. Weeks later, she checked herself int...

Former 'Buffy' Star Checks Into Rehab

6/2/2015 8:53am EDT
Nicholas Brendon
Following a string of arrests, former "Buffy The Vampire Slayer" star Nicholas Brendon has checked into rehab. The actor entered a facility in California on Monday.

A statement on his Facebook page reads, "Earlier today, with the support of his professional team, his friends, and his family, Nicky entered a rehabilitation facility in California to treat his depression, alcoholism, and substance abuse problems. He's taking the steps necessary to better his health and give himself, and his fans, the gift of a healthy lifestyle.

"He has been aware of his problems for some time - and with ea...