Ice Cube, Rapper Too Short And More React To Gavin Newsom’s Rap Lyrics Law Protecting Artists’ Creative Freedom In Criminal Cases

By Melissa Romualdi. Published: 3 hours ago Friday marked a big win for artists in California. The state Governor Gavin Newsom signed The Decriminalizing Artistic Expression Act, a new law that will restrict California courts from using rap lyrics as evidence in criminal cases. The landmark lesiglastion comes after the Calif. Senate and Assembly unanimously […]

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Woman Claims R. Kelly Abused Her ‘Hundreds’ Of Times While She Was Underage, Confirms She’s In Video At Heart Of Child Porn Trial

By Brent Furdyk. 2 hours ago An unidentified woman testified in court Thursday that R&B singer R. Kelly had sexually abused her “hundreds” of times before she turned 18, and confirmed that she’s the underage girl in the video that was at the centre of his 2008 child pornography trial (he was ultimately acquitted, with […]

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Celebrity Chef Mario Batali Acquitted Of Sexual Misconduct

By Philip Marcelo , The Associated Press. 3 mins ago Mario Batali was found not guilty of indecent assault and battery on Tuesday, following a swift trial in which the celebrity chef waived his right to have a jury decide his fate. Batali, who pleaded not guilty to indecent assault and battery in 2019, had faced up to 2 […]

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Harvey Weinstein Convicted on 2 Counts, Acquitted on More Serious Charges

Breaking News Getty 11:16 AM PT — Rotunno and Weinstein’s attorney Damon Cheronis tell us, “While he was not convicted on the most serious charges, we are disappointed in the verdict and will be filing an appeal. There are issues in this trial that were extremely troubling, and they prejudiced Mr. Weinstein’s ability to have […]

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