celebrity justice

Topics: Criminal law, Snoop Dogg, Misdemeanor Pages: 2 (320 words) Published: June 18, 2014

Celebrity Justice
Calvin Cordozar Broadus, Jr a.k.a. Snoop Dogg as born on October 20, 1971 in Long Beach, California. A rapper, singer-songwriter and also an actor since 1992 were one of the famous celebrities with legal incidents in their whole showbiz career. Snoop Dogg is a member of Rollin’ 20 Crips though he stated in 1993 that he never joined a gang.

Snoop Dogg has been going in and out of the prison for three years after he graduate and on 1990 he was prosecuted and convicted of felony under possession of drugs and possession of sale. MURDER
August of 1993, Snoop Dogg was arrested with the connection on murder of Phillip Wolderman, a member of his gang rivalry. He was prosecuted but was acquitted to the grounds of self-defense on February 1996. POSSESSION OF HANDGUN

Snoop Dogg was stopped for traffic violation and a firearm was found on his car in July 1993. He was arrested and been prosecuted for possession of handgun and he pleaded guilty on February 1997. He was sentenced to three years’ probation , to record three public service announcements and to pay $1,000 fine. ASSAULT

Snoop Dogg was sued of assault by a fan named Richard Monroe, Jr. after allegedly said he was beaten up on one of his major concert in Auburn, Washington on May 2005. The $22 million lawsuit was dismissed by year 2009. COLLAPSIBLE POLICE BATON

In September 2006, Snoop Dogg was detained after they found a collapsible police baton on his carried at John Wayne Airport in Orange County. He then arrested, prosecuted and sentenced to three years’ probation and 160 hours of community service. POSSESSION OF MARIJUANA & FIREARM

In Bob Hope Airport in Burbank, Snoop Dogg again was arrested of traffic infraction, possession of marijuana and a firearm found on his car on October 2006. He was convicted of felony and pleading no contest and was sentenced of three years suspended sentence, five years’ probation and to perform 800 hours of community service....
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