Actor Jussie Smollett plead not guilty to 16 felony counts of disorderly conduct for lying to police investigators about an alleged hate crime. Smollett walked into Leighton Criminal Courthouse with his attorneys and bodyguard for his court appearance on March 14.

Read more »

Lil Wayne and fan at Compound in Atlanta in 2011

A judge has ordered promiscuous rapper Li'l Wayne to pay a woman $5,000 a month in child support for a teenager son he swears he didn't sire.

Weezy, 35, has denied ever sleeping with a fan, Keiotia Watson, who claims he is the father of her 15-year-old son named Dwayne Brown.

Wayne has filed a motion for a new trial, and is asking the judge to set aside the child support order, reported The Blast.

Read more »

XXXTentacion

Troubled rapper XXXTentacion will spend Christmas behind bars after prosecutors charged him with 7 new felonies in connection with his 2016 domestic violence case.

The 19-year-old rapper, whose real name is Jahseh Dwayne Onfroy, was in a Miami courtroom Friday morning for a hearing on charges of battery and false imprisonment of a pregnant woman.

Read more »

Genece Brinkley Meek Mill

Celebrities reacted angrily to the prison sentence handed down to hapless rapper Meek Mill by a Philadelphia judge on Monday. Judge Genece Brinkley sentenced the 30-year-old Philly native to 2-4 years in prison for violating the terms of his probation stemming from a drug and weapons conviction in 2009.

Read more »

Betty Shelby

The Tulsa, Oklahoma police officer who shot and killed motorist Terence Crutcher entered a plea of not guilty during a hearing on Friday.

Officer Betty Shelby was charged with 1st-degree manslaughter in her first court appearance following her arrest.

Read more »

james dixon

James Dixon pleaded guilty Monday in the brutal beating death of a 21-year-old transsexual man he mistook for a woman.

Dixon, 25, was charged with 2 counts of manslaughter and one count of felony assault in the 2013 beating death of Islan Nettles, a gay man who dressed as a woman.

Read more »