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Celebrity legal battles.

World War Brange: the Jolie legal change

Lainey Posted by Lainey at August 27, 2018 17:23:09 August 27, 2018 17:23:09
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Earlier this month, TMZ reported that Angelina Jolie’s lawyer, Laura Wasser, was about to quit representing her. Angelina’s spokesperson, Mindy Nyby, then released a statement to PEOPLE saying that “I’ve spoken directly to Laura. The TMZ story is not true. She’s not quitting now or in the future. Full Story

Angelina Jolie keeps losing

Lainey Posted by Lainey at August 13, 2018 19:13:28 August 13, 2018 19:13:28
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Angelina Jolie was photographed at the supermarket in LA with three of her kids this weekend. We’ve seen her often with her kids since she and Brad Pitt broke up. We have not seem him with his kids. And he can’t see his kids without the presence of a supervising therapist. That used to be a bad look on him. Full Story

World War Brange: the money phase

Lainey Posted by Lainey at August 9, 2018 15:45:02 August 9, 2018 15:45:02
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When Angelina Jolie first announced that she and Brad Pitt were over, I called it World War Brange because that’s what it was – the opposite of conscious uncoupling. (How smug-ass do you think Gwyneth Paltrow is right now?) After three months of bloody battle at the end of 2016, Brange agreed to a détente and, for the most part, until a couple of months ago, they kept to it. Full Story

World War Brange: leaks and publicists

Lainey Posted by Lainey at August 7, 2018 14:28:11 August 7, 2018 14:28:11
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It’s been almost two years since Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt announced their separation. The divorce is still not final because they can’t agree on custody. The two were able to keep their sh-t on lock for about a year after initially slapping at each other through the media. Recently, however, what was private has now become public again, and most of what’s been “revealed” presents Brad in a more positive light than Angelina. Full Story

Johnny Depp settles, Hollywood unchanged

Lainey Posted by Lainey at July 17, 2018 15:29:43 July 17, 2018 15:29:43
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It was announced yesterday that Johnny Depp and The Management Group reached a settlement over the weekend after a mediation. In case you missed it, Johnny was suing TMG for $25 million alleging that they f-cked around with his finances. TMG countersued him, accusing him of besmirching their reputation when he was the one who was irresponsible with his own money and incontrollable about his spending. Full Story

Johnny Depp’s multiple lawsuits

Lainey Posted by Lainey at May 2, 2018 14:16:35 May 2, 2018 14:16:35
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As we all know, Johnny Depp is suing his former managers, The Management Group, for allegedly mishandling his money. TMG is countersuing Johnny basically for being a sh-tty client. In pre-trial documents released last year, it was revealed that Johnny is obscenely irresponsible with his finances, suggesting that his behaviour resulted in this current cash-flow problems. Full Story

Courtroom sketches

Lainey Posted by Lainey at August 9, 2017 13:57:38 August 9, 2017 13:57:38
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After finalising jury selection yesterday, testimony began in Denver in the civil trial between Taylor Swift and former DJ David Mueller. He insists that she made a “reckless accusation” that cost him his career and reputation. Full Story

How the Savage spends his money

Lainey Posted by Lainey at February 1, 2017 20:07:22 February 1, 2017 20:07:22
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Look. I know this is not the story. There is only one story that matters today. But let me get some other sh-t out the way before we begin the celebrations. And by sh-t I mean Johnny Depp. Because Johnny Depp should never cover Beyoncé. Full Story