10 Celebrities Charged With Domestic Abuse
There’s a long list of celebrities who have been caught up and charged with Domestic Violence. But since their rich, powerful, and famous, they’ve pulled a few strings to keep their reputation intact. Well not anymore, cause were going over our list, of the top 10 Celebrities charged with domestic abuse. So put on your wife beater, and grab some popcorn, cause its about to get nasty.
In 2008, this former NBA bad-boy pled no contest to domestic violence charges, and was sentenced to three years probation for hitting his then-girlfriend. Rodman was also charged in 1999 for a dispute with his then-wife Carmen Electra, and again, four years later, for a confrontation with his fiancée Michelle Moyer. #DennisTheMenace
Motley Crue drummer Tommy Lee was arrested for domestic violence in both 1994 and 1998, for his violent behavior with his then-wife, Pamela Anderson. He pleaded guilty and served four months in prison. DAMNIT TOMMY! you were hitting the wrong hole.
The Godfather of Soul, legendary Musician James Brown, might be a hero for many, but the constant chain of domestic abuse, remained one solid drawback throughout his career. His third wife Adrienne Rodriguez, had him arrested four times on assault charges, during their marriage. In fact, in January 2004, this old fella, was again arrested for domestic violence, for hitting his wife Tomi Rae Hynie.
This time from Hollywood, Actor Christian Slater was convicted of assaulting his then-girlfriend, Michelle Jonas and a police officer, while under the influence of drugs and alcohol in 1997.. He spent over 100 days in a rehab followed by a three-month Jail-term. Later on, this lunatic extended his career by sexually abusing a woman on the streets of New York, and was charged with third degree sexual abuse.
6O. J. Simpson
Probably one of the most talked about domestic violence cases of all time, happened in 1989, when Nicole Brown Simpson called 911, begging the cops to come and save her life, from her abusive husband, and sports legend Orenthal James Simpson. This infamous star of “People vs. O J Simpson” pled no contest to the allegations. Even though she was beating so badly, that she needed hospital treatment. He was sentenced to 120 hours of community service, two years probation, and received a $200 fine. Basically a baby slap before he spiced things up.
‘We’re very sorry but you’re going to have to die. There’s no other option.’” These are the words of legendary frontman of Black Sabbath, when one night in 1989, he got high as fuck off prison heroin and mexican dirt weed, and tried to strangle his wife Sharon.. TO death. He woke up in jail, and claims he had no idea what happened the night before. He was later charged with attempted murder, but his wife dropped the charges. but still, he had to spend three months in rehab, as a result of his actions.
Who would believe that this on screen hero and savior of many, is indeed a real life douche. Mel Gibson was charged with battery against then-girlfriend Oksana Grigorieva in 2010, and was subsequently sentenced to three years probation, and domestic violence counseling, with two days of community service. If you ask me, they let him off easy.
RnB Sensation Chris Brown, is still paying the price for the blood curdling beat down of then, girlfriend, Rihanna. This all went down as a vicious pre-Grammy Awards attack. Seven years later, he is finally off probation, after pleading guilty to the felony assault, in 2009.
Already famous for his brawls with Paparazzi, this motherfucker doesn’t behave in his own home as well. He was arrested for domestically assaulting his then-wife Madonna in 1988. He pleaded guilty to a misdemeanor and then went on to enjoy decades of professional success. I guess Papa Do Preach.
Our number 1 contender on the list, is psychopath and drug addict, Charlie Sheen. The star from One and a half men has been on a serial beating spree for the past 20 years. He has allegedly assaulted, threatened, harassed, abused, and, in one incident, pulled out a gun and shot at his partners. In 1990, 1994, 1996, 2006 and 2009, this bad boy was allegedly charged with various cases of battery, sexual abuse, and criminal mischief. However, his bad boy image has actually propelled his success, rather then ruin it. because all publicity is good publicity
And there you have it, our list, of the top 10 Celebrities charged with Domestic Abuse. Have we forgotten any of your favorite wife beating celebrities? If so, Mention them in the comments section, below. And as always, don’t forget to like, share and subscribe.