Mariah Carey's Ex-Assistant Countersues, Alleges Physical Violence, Abuse & Racism
Mariah Carey's ex-assistant fires again at her class motion swimsuit.
Mariah Carey's previous assistant is able to unleash her revenge plot. Since parting methods with the singer, Lianna Azarian is stating that Mariah's former supervisor Stella Bulochnikov was abusive in the direction of her. Azarian alleges that Bulochnikov slapper her butt and breasts urinated on her, and even tackled her to the bottom of their worst moments collectively.
Worst of all, Lianna Azarian says Mariah Carey was complicit in all of the motion. She would later declare that Mariah Carey was herself liable for the bodily, emotional and psychological waged in opposition to her. Other undisclosed offenders had been named by Azarian in her documentation.
The court-issued paperwork describe Bulochnikov's conduct within the following phrases: "putting objects below her breasts resembling iPhones, tv distant controls and utensils." Initially, it was Mariah who was suing Azarian after acquiring proof that her intimate affairs had been being secretly videotaped by the non-public assistant. Mariah's declare is that Azarian held the tapes hostage for a lump sum of $eight million.
In response to Mariah's preliminary claims of blackmail, Azarian's lawyer Mark Quigley known as the accusations "baseless" and "an try to assault my shopper's character and deflect consideration away from office harassment and wrongful termination lawsuit." Quigley would later publish a press release affirming his shopper's "absolute" innocence, on all claims. Only Mariah's ex-manager Stella Bulochnikov has remained silent all through the course of this 2-day litigation battle.
This US State Is Implementing The Lowest DUI BAC Limit Ever The Day Before NYE
Utah is cracking down on consuming and driving in a giant method. Come December 30th, the state will implement the strictest DUI normal within the nation.
Just sooner or later earlier than New Year’s Eve, the blood-alcohol (BAC) content material restrict will decrease to zero.05 for Utah drivers. Across the remainder of the United States, driving with a BAC of zero.08% or larger is prohibited for anybody above 21.
Experts have deemed that at .08% — or roughly 4 drinks in — a drivers’ “focus, reminiscence, velocity management, notion and skill to course of visuals and indicators are all impaired.” So, it is smart, to some extent, for Utah to choose a BAC degree underneath that quantity.
According to The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s Bella Dinh-Zarr, the one technique to forestall alcohol-related accidents and casualties is by completely separating consuming from driving. Obviously.
“It actually saves lives…” she says.
Weed Is Officially Legal In Michigan As Of Today
Weed is now authorized within the nice state of Michigan.
As of Thursday, Michigan is the 10th state within the nation to place legalized leisure marijuana into movement. Also, it’s the primary state within the Midwest.
People ages 21 and up can take pleasure in weed, so long as they accomplish that in personal residential houses. According to state regulation, Michiganders can hold as much as 10 ounces of marijuana at house and carry as much as 2.5 ounces. People may develop as much as 12 plans for private use.
There’s a catch — it’s nonetheless not authorized to promote. Michigan nonetheless has rather a lot to determine by way of its newfound industrial marijuana business, which can be hashed out in 2019.
Brad Forrester of the Michigan chapter of the National Organization for the Reform of Marijuana Laws (NORML) speaks with Rolling Stone on the influence of legalization.
“A key element of legalization is stopping the arrests,” he says. “One of the perfect and most necessary features of our regulation is that it actually makes it very tough for some common one who’s both utilizing or rising somewhat little bit of marijuana for themselves to get a felony cost.”
Happy four/20… er, 12/6.
Kodak Black Granted Access To A Tutor To Receive GED From Jail: Report
Kodak Black's career has always had some sort legal situation looming over him. The Broward County native has been in and out jail for the majority his career and while things were looking good for him at the beginning the year, he later found himself getting arrested during a house raid. Since his recent incarceration, the rapper's been trying to take the necessary steps to further his education. The rapper's been trying to get access for a tutor in order to attain his GED and reports say the judge has allowed this.
According to TMZ, Kodak Black's judge has ultimately granted him access to a tutor while he's behind bars so he could get his GED. The rapper also requested access to a laptop in order to do his courses. From the report, it doesn't sound like his request for access to a laptop has gone through. It doesn't seem like that'll happen either. However, prior to his incarceration, he was already taking the necessary steps to get his GED.
Aside from getting access to a tutor, the rapper was also recently released from solitary confinement. Reports said that he was sent to the bing due to have an authorized three way phone call with the prison phone which is completely prohibited. However, upon his release, he also said that Chris Brown sent him $10K for his prison commissary.
Donald Trump's Mexico Border Wall Prototypes Are In Testing Phase
One the most infamously defining elements Donald Trump's unique political agenda has been implementing a wall that clearly indicates the border between the U.S. and Mexico. The complex notion has been received quite poorly by his peers, but Trump seems undeterred by the wall's less-than-stellar reception, and is proceeding to construct this divisionary tactic with/without the support his fellow governmental compatriots.
Trump will be paying a visit to San Diego in order to witness the eight different prototypes for how his wall could be constructed if supported and funded by congress. Customs and Border Protection had chosen eight final proposals to begin development immediately alongside the Southern California border town. The suggestions were finished in October last year, but have been involved in a lengthy real-life simulation ever since to test the constructions' durability, resilience, and other specs.
The eight prototypes will either be manifested with concrete or a mix other media.
Furthermore, the wall could potentially be an amalgamation all the prototypes on display, as its construction will rely upon the distinct environment it will be manifested on.
The designs were selected by Customs and Border Protection, who chose six companies to begin work on the eight mock-ups required to envision this lengthy and costly endeavour. Here are their ideas:
Trey Songz Accuser Asks Judge For Restraining Order In Assault Case: Report
Trey Songz might be a ladies man but he's definitely had his fair share legal issues with them over the years. The singer was recently accused assaulting a woman during NBA All-Star Weekend. She's since taken legal action against Songz for the alleged assault but now, her lawyer wants Songz to stay as far away as possible from her client.
Lisa Bloom, attorney for the accuser, has asked the judge on behalf her client to place a restraining order on Trey Songz, TMZ reports. The singer was accused choking and striking a woman to the point where she suffered several bruises. The request for a restraining order is due to the fact that the victim works at several L.A. nightclub that Songz frequents. She says she's scared him.
Trey's lawyer, Shawn Holley, says that Songz hasn't attempted to reach out to her since the alleged incident. "Trey has not spoken with Ms. Buera nor has he attempted to speak with her since the night the gathering." Meanwhile, several people who are close to the singer says the victim has attempted to contact friends Trey but no one's reponded.
His lawyer also claims some people who witnessed the situation have combated her claim.
Lisa Bloom also spoke on the scenario. She said that they're attempting to file the restraining order so she could work peacefully.
"We are taking this step today to protect my client's right to peacefully live and work, and we will continue to fully cooperate with law enforcement's investigation this serious matter," she said, "We are asking just one them with a conscience to reach out to us and tell us what they saw."
Songz is current on probation after he plead guilty to 2 misdemeanors following a fiasco at a concert where he essentially demolished the venue.
Suge Knight's Former Lawyers Indicted On Conspiracy Charges: Report
Suge Knight's murder trial gets messier and messier. The former Death Row head honcho is currently sitting in jail and awaiting trial for a hit and run from 2015 that resulted in the death one man. However, over the past few months his associates have been dealing with issues in an attempt to help Suge. At the top February, two his former lawyers were arrested in attempts to bribe witnesses. Now, former charges have been laid.
A current and former attorney to Suge Knight have been indicted on conspiracy charges, Associated Press reports. They say the two lawyers have been charged in conspiring to bribe witnesses in his upcoming murder trial. Both Matthew Fletcher and Thaddeus Culpepper also face three additional felony charges.
According to their report, Fletcher allegedly tried to pay f witnesses to give Knight a good testimony during Knight's murder trial and apparently, Culpepper approved a false testimony. The two were released on Monday after appearing in court. They're arraignment is scheduled on March 18th.
Aside from Suge's legal issues, his fiancée, Toi-Lin Kelly, was recently sentenced to three years behind bars after she violated probation. Reports said she was communicating with Suge indirectly to help set up interviews for Suge Knight's BET documentary on Death Row. In addition, there were text messages shown in court that revealed that she put money in other inmates accounts which prosecutors claimed was for phone privileges for these interviews.
Youngboy Never Broke Again Might Be Facing 10 Year Jail Sentence: Report
Things aren't looking too great for Youngboy Never Broke Again. After the alleged assault that took place late last month, the rapper's been facing some serious legal issues that could possibly derail his future in the music industry. A new report is now claiming that a Baton Rouge prosecutor is urging the judge to revoke his probation and the rapper may possibly face 10 years behind bars.
During Youngboy's 2017 trial, he was given a 10 year suspended sentence in his probation sentence. However, the conditions in his sentence also said the he had to remain arrest and conviction-free. After his latest arrest, District Attorney April Leon urged the judge to make Youngboy serve the rest his 10 year sentence, according to The Advocate.
She's asking the judge to revoke his probation during his hearing on May 18th, which was already a scheduled to review his probation. In addition, she wants Youngboy is custody until then.
According to court documents, she alleged that Youngboy is "a threat to society and the safety others." The motion to withdraw his probation says his recent kidnapping arrest involved domestic violence against his significant other.
His attorney, James Menessah, says that probation revocation isn't necessary. "It's serious, but it's not nearly as severe as it's been made out to be," he said, "There's no kidnapping. There's no weapons involved."
One Youngboy's conditions was that he performs 250 hours community service or does a PSA against violence in rap music. However, Leon says his recent arrest contradicts this.
"This contradicts the court’s intentions having the defendant speak out against the promotion violence in rap music and, furthermore, the objectification women in rap music and by rap artists," she said in her motion.
Hopefully, this doesn't end up resulting in a 10 year jail sentence. We will keep you updated on Youngboy's legal trouble.
Azealia Banks Still Wants To Sue Russell Crowe Over 2016 Confrontation
Last night, Ashley Judd, Salma Hayek and Annabella Sciorra delivered a moving speech on the on the Oscar stage about the Time's Up and #MeToo movement. Ashley Judd also spoke on the red carpet about a fund she set up for women who needed help suing men that have done them wrong. One person who seems to be interested in that is Azealia Banks.
Azealia Banks hit Instagram today to reveal that she still wants to see Russell Crowe in court over the dispute they had back in 2016. Azealia Banks said that Russell Crowe spat on her during a dispute in 2016 that many denied at the time but admitted to later on. Despite that, she still wants to sue.
"I saw Ashley Judd on the red carpet talking about a fund she had set up for girls who needed help suing guys who trespass.. I wonder if they can help me sue Russell Crowe?" She wrote on her IG story, "It would cost at least a quarter million to sue him and the reason I haven't gon harder is because I don't have the coin to be gambling in court."
In addition, she also said that she's positive that Crowe paid f people at the hotel to get rid the video footage.
"Plus I'm positive that he paid the Beverly Hills hotel to get rid those tapes. A lot people should be in trouble for that." She wrote.
Peep her post below.
Meek Mill's Lawyer Details Meek & Nicki Minaj's Private Convo With Judge Brinkley
Meek Mill's current legal situation has shined a light on a much bigger scenario. Meek was sentenced to two to four years behind bars for probation violation from a 10 year old charge. Judge Genece Brinkley's conviction went against what the D.A. and probation ficer advised. But perhaps what the strangest thing about this case is the private conversations the judge had with Meek Mill and his then girlfriend, Nicki Minaj. The story's have already surfaced but we recently spoke to Joe Tacopina, Meek's attorney, who gave us more insight to what happened in chambers that day.
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Tacopina recently joined us for an in depth interview about Meek Mill's case as well as some the details that surfaced in the past. He gave us some details concerning the private conversations she had with Meek as well as with Nicki Minaj.
"She made a big deal months earlier on the record to say, 'I can never speak to you without your lawyer Mr. Williams,'" he said, "And then there's an instance where at the end a proceeding, she asks to speak to Meek in chambers alone with Nicki Minaj, Meek's then-girlfriend."
He said that they went back to chambers without a court reporter to document the conversation, no lawyers or anyone present. After they came out, Meek and Nicki told Tacopina what transpired behind closed doors
"When Meek and Nicki came out that private, in-chambers meeting, they both repeated a very troubling story that the judge had made a request Meek to re-make a Boyz II Men song, Charlie Mack's band, by the way, "On Bending Knees" and to give a shout out to the judge on the song." He revealed, "And Meek thought, and Nicki as well, thought they were being subject to a joke or the judge was kidding and when they left the judge said, 'I'm serious.' And Meek refused that request. He said, 'that's not what I do. That's not my genre.' And she then said, 'suit yourself.'"
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Tacopina also reveals more about the sealed transcript that Genece Brinkley's lawyer bragged about releasing. You could watch the full interview below.