West entered the plea Monday through his attorney and did not attend the court hearing. He was sentenced to two years of probation, 24 anger management therapy sessions and 250 hours of community service. ADVERTISEMENT The rapper did not reach a civil settlement with the paparazzo, and his plea cannot be used against him in a civil lawsuit. West was charged with misdemeanor counts of battery and grand theft after an altercation at LAX with photographer Daniel Ramos in July. Ramos claimed West punched him in an unprovoked attack and wrestled his camera to the ground during the scuffle.
Bang Showbiz 5:33 p.m. EDT March 19, 2014 Kanye West SHARECONNECT TWEET COMMENTEMAILMORE Photographer Daniel Ramos is allegedly determined to take Kanye West to court again. The paparazzo is unhappy with the rapper striking a plea deal on Monday concerning their Los Angeles International Airport altercation last July and is reportedly refusing to settle for money because he wants to bring the ‘Stronger’ hitmaker to trial, according to TMZ. The photographer – who says he was punched by Kanye in what he claims was an unprovoked attack – is refusing a settlement agreement in the civil lawsuit case and the gossip site reports that a trial date has already been set. Ramos’ attorney Gloria Allred has reportedly also already sent Kanye notice for a deposition. The City Attorney did not make Kanye – who wasn’t in court – plead guilty of misdemeanour charges of battery earlier this week.
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West was arrested in September 2008 after another scuffle with photographers inside a terminal at LAX, but the cases were dismissed after he completed anger management treatment and agreed to pay the photographers for broken equipment. Earlier this year, West reached a civil settlement with a man he was accused of assaulting in a Beverly Hills medical office. The Los Angeles County district attorneys office declined to file charges, citing conflicting witness statements and the civil settlement. The Jan. 13 altercation occurred after the 18-year-old man used a racial slur in an argument with Wests fiancee, Kim Kardashian, according to a document prepared by a prosecutor.
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The rapper will be formally booked but will not have to spend any time in jail. He will be required back in court for a restitution hearing and progress update on July 17. West and Ramos were involved in a scuffle outside of the Los Angeles International Airport in July, which was captured in a video posted on celebrity news website TMZ. It showed the rapper appearing to lunge at Ramos. West has become a frequent target of paparazzi after striking up a romance last year with reality TV star Kim Kardashian. The couple’s first child, a baby girl named North West, was born in June, and they are now engaged to marry.
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While were sure the whole event will be an incredible expression of the pairs love for one another (as well as the companies sponsoring the elaborate affair), Kanye wants to make sure his bride knows just how special she is to Kim Kardashian Ray J sex tape watch him, and what better way to show her than in song? A source for HollywoodLife says that Kanye has something special hes working on, which hell sing to Kim at their wedding, having already decided that Gold Digger wouldnt go over too well with his bride-to-be While Kanyes romantic wedding performance may tug at Kims heartstrings, the rest of the world may not get a chance to see it, thanks to the couples ban on recording devices at the event. However, although Kanyes masterpiece may not hit Instagram the same day as the celebration, fans may still get a glimpse at it once its been edited and autotuned as part of the couples forthcoming two-part E! wedding special. Do you think Kanyes decision to sing to Kim at their wedding is cute or weird?
And hes in for a world of trouble because of it. Hurley posted the video on a new website hed just launched, MixBit, and from the angle of it, it was clear that hed shot it, perhaps on his mobile phone. While that in itself is no crime, making it public was because Hurley, like every other guest to the surprise party, had signed a confidentiality agreement before he went in. As rumored shortly after the leak, Kanye and Kim did take legal action against him, arguing in court that the leak cost them millions millions that Hurley will probably have to pay out of his own pocket for breach of contract. The YouTube co-founder initially tried to argue before a judge that the NDA he had signed wasnt a proper one but, Radar Online informs, the judge dismissed his argument, siding with Kim and Kanye and allowing the case to proceed to trial.
Follow @JaySpeakEasy_ Follow @TheUrbanDaily In most cases like this, the victim of an incident involving a celebrity will file a civil lawsuit, but will settle before the case gets in front of a judge. However, Daniel Ramos isnt interested in settling the case. He wants to se West behind bars so bad that he says he wont settle for any amount of money. Ramos acquired famed attorney Gloria Allred to lead his legal team. Allred has hit the ground running. Shes already sent Kanye West a notice requesting him to appear for a deposition.