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Lindsay Lohan Investigation Continues
Actress Lindsay Lohan is off the hook for the time being with the judge in her DUI probation case, but the Riverside County district attorney is continuing the investigation into the accusation of battery stemming from a confrontation with a Betty Ford Center employee. After seeing the police reports, the DA's office decided to continue the investigation.
Tiger Woods's Mistress Goes to Jail on DUI
An Orlando waitress who claimed to be a mistress of golfer Tiger Woods, has been sentenced to a year in jail for driving under the influence. Mindy Lawton's blood-alcohol level was 0.27 when she ran a red light and slammed into another car, seriously injuring the other driver.
Backstreet Boy AJ McLean Heading Back to Rehab
As the group Backstreet Boys plan a busy year, singer A.J. McLean has decided to check himself into a rehabilitation center for "personal reasons." This is the third trip to rehab for McLean, he also sought treatment in 2001 and 2002.
Antoine Wright Gets Probation for DUI
Antoine Wright, a former forward for the Sacramento Kings, has been sentenced to 15 years in jail and three years probation for drunk driving. Wright's blood-alcohol content was measured as 0.20 at the time of his arrest.
Washington State Rep. Santos Pleads Guilty to DUI
Rep Sharon Tomiko Santos, a former leader in the Washington state House of Representatives, has pleaded guilty to negligent driving in a case in which she was arrested for driving under the influence. Santos was sentenced to 20 hours of community service and $1,500 in fines.
Misty Croslin Gets 25 Years on Drug Charges
Misty Croslin, the teenager who was babysitting 5-year-old Haleigh Cummings on the night that she disappeared, has been given a total of three 25-year sentences for trafficking prescription drugs. Croslin pleaded no contest to selling oxycodone and hydrocodone to an undercover officer.