A woman whose face is at the center of the hashtag #BringBackOurGirls campaign on Twitter — is not Nigerian — has not been abducted — and did not give permission to have her photograph..
The viral image, which depicts a young woman named Jenabu Balde staring out from behind her hand, is accompanied by text that reads #BringBackOurGirls. It has been tweeted and retweeted hundreds of thousands of times since the early days of the campaign in late April, and has been appropriated for posters and signs that have been displayed at rallies around the world.
A judge just released five photos that prosecutors entered into evidence in the assault trial of singer Chris Brown’s bodyguard.
One image shows a sleepy-eyed Brown posing with two women outside a Washington hotel last year before the alleged assault. Another shows Brown and bodyguard Christopher Hollosy in custody.
Other images show Parker Adams, the man the pair are accused of punching after he tried to get on the singer’s tour bus, with a bloody nose and shirt.
Chris Brown appearing somewhat haggard while in court Thursday afternoon during a hearing in the Rihanna beating case.
The fan reaction has been mixed:
Laura Kellett · The way he is getting treated is ridiculous!!
Nicole Marie Hallberg · · He’s being treated the same as anyone who committed a crime- being famous shouldn’t excuse your behavior, it just makes it more public when you get in trouble for it.
Chris Brown has already been spending all his free time behind bars, but now that his trial has been delayed until June, it means more idle time for the once busy singer. All this while common criminals are released in a heartbeat, regardless of their crime or their priors, usually because of overcrowded jails.
Putting aside the underwhelming crime Brown is accused, his continued incarceration seems to be motivated by something else, something bigger.
Brown — who was jailed last month after getting booted from rehab — was flown to D.C. and promptly jailed as he awaited trial in his assault case. Continue reading
A judge has found Chris Brown’s bodyguard guilty of assault after a two-day trial which may prove as a preview of the singer’s upcoming trial.
Judge Patricia Wynn on Monday convicted Brown’s bodyguard, Christopher Hollosy, of misdemeanor assault. Sentencing is set for June 25. Brown’s trial on the same charge comes before the judge next.
Both men were arrested in October after a Maryland man said Brown and Hollosy punched him outside a Washington hotel. source
Urban gossip outlet, MediaTakeOut.com is reporting people close to Rihanna believe that she’s pregnant, and the father could be Drake..
Rihanna has reportedly given up smoking in recent weeks. But what’s even more surprising is that Rihanna has also given up drinking.
According to our sources inside Rih’s camp, the Bajan beauty refused to attend the official afterparty on Drake’s tour because there would be “too much alcohol and weed smoke” there. So Rihanna went
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Chris Brown went from living the high life, to this dirty, nasty place that is the L.A. County Men’s Central Jail.. Ranked as one of the ten worst prisons in the United States, it will be Brown’s home for at least the next month.
Chris Breezy Brown was just denied his usual get out of jail free card after a judge ordered him to stay locked up until his next hearing, which is in late April..
Superior Court Judge James R. Brandlin was nothing short of pissed, saying the anger management singer allegedly made comments while in rehab about his supposed proficiency with guns and knives.
Brown will spend at least the next month behind bars at the Men’s Central Jail. Continue reading
Chris Brown has been thrown in jail after violating a judge’s orders.
The rapper was ejected from the rehab facility where he’s been living for nearly 4 months, TMZ is reporting.
The judge in the Rihanna beating case ordered Chris to live in the Malibu rehab facility for 90 days to get anger management therapy, and he completed the stint earlier this month. Continue reading
Justin Bieber might be good at just about everything, but he ain’t no Banksy..