Los Angeles Superior Court News
Ryan Phillippe denies allegations of assaulting his ex-girlfriend
Actor Ryan Phillippe is denying allegations by his ex-girlfriend that he physically assaulted her and threw her down a flight of stairs at his home earlier this year. Elsie Hewitt, a 21-year-old model, filed a lawsuit against the "Crash" actor, 43, in Los Angeles Superior Court on Monday, asking
Trojans' expulsion of kicker Matt Boermeester stayed by L.A. judge
Former USC Trojans kicker Matt Boermeester's request to stay his expulsion from the university was granted in Los Angeles Superior Court on Friday, but he is still banned from campus and cannot re-enroll in classes this semester, according to the Southern California News Group. A trial on his
Bill Cosby quashes any notion of a 'sexual assault tour'
Bill Cosby is disputing last week’s reports, based on a statement that originated from his camp, about future town halls the comedian may be holding. According to the comedian, any future speaking engagements, which will be announced by his team at a later date, will not be about sexual assault .
Mel B's restraining order against ex Stephen Belafonte will remain in place
Former Spice Girl Melanie " Mel B " Brown's temporary restraining order against estranged husband Stephen Belafonte will remain in place for the duration of their divorce hearing, a Los Angeles Superior Court judge ruled on Monday. However, Belafonte will now be permitted to have monitored
Jennifer Garner officially files for divorce from Ben Affleck nearly 2 years after announcing split
Jennifer Garner has officially filed for divorce from Ben Affleck nearly two years after they first announced their split. Garner's petition and Affleck's response were identical and were filed together on Thursday, according to a public information officer for the Los Angeles Superior Court . Both
Lisa Marie Presley alleges sexual misconduct against estranged husband Michael Lockwood
The Beverly Hills Police and Tennessee Bureau of Investigation are investigating claims of sexual misconduct made by Lisa Marie Presley against her estranged husband Michael Lockwood. In the wake of the dispute, the couple's eight-year-old twin daughters, Finley and Harper, are under the
Ryan Lochte Protesters Ordered to Stay Away From the Olympian
The two men who interrupted " Dancing With the Stars " last month to protest Ryan Lochte 's participation in the show have been ordered to stay away from the Olympian. On Tuesday, a judge in Los Angeles Superior Court ordered Sam Sotoodeh and Barzeen Soroudi to stay at least 300 yards away from
Jim Carrey Responds to Wrongful Death Lawsuit Filed Against Him
Jim Carrey has responded to the wrongful death lawsuit filed against him by the estranged husband of his ex-girlfriend, calling the action a "heartless attempt to exploit me or the woman I loved." Mark Burton, who was married to Cathriona White at the time of her death last year, filed suit in Los
Don Hill accused in same investigation involving USC teammate Osa Masina
USC defensive end Don Hill has been sent home by the school amid an accusation that he was involved with a teammate in an alleged sexual assault, just as the Trojans finish preparing for their season opener against No. 1 Alabama on Saturday night. The university announced Friday that Hill was sent
Inside the Court Where the O.J. Simpson Trial Was Held
ABC News' Scott Shulman, who covered the O.J. Simpson takes us inside the Los Angeles Superior Court more than twenty years later.