Debby Ryan may be dodging jail time, but she's not entirely off the hook!
Back in April, the Disney darling was arrested for drunk driving after she crashed her Audi into a Mercedes while under the influence.
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And even though the Jessie star promptly issued an emotional apology for her actions, the 23-year-old still has to face the music!
On Thursday, the Disney Channel alum's two misdemeanor DUI charges were dropped in exchange for her no contest plea regarding her reckless driving charge.
So, the TV actress will be on probation for three years, will have to spend three months in a DUI program, and will have to do community service.
Miz Ryan will be back in court in September, so a judge can rule how much cash she has to cough up for damaging the other car.
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The long appeals process has finally led to a new trial for Adnan Syed.
The subject of the water cooler first season of the Serial podcast was previously sentenced to life after being convicted of murdering his high school girlfriend in 1999.
But on Thursday Baltimore Circuit Judge Martin Welch ruled Syed deserved a retrial due to his ineffective attorney.
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Specifically, His Honor sited Christina Gutierrez's failure to cross-examine a cell phone expert whose testimony place Syed at the scene of the crime and to call potential alibi witness Asia McClain.
No new trial date has been set yet, but we imagine Sarah Koenig will be all over the trial for a new season of Serial.
What do YOU think of Adnan getting a new trial?
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He's not the hero Netflix users deserve, but the one they need right now.
Earlier this year, Netflix pulled a fast one by increasing its longtime users' subscription fee of $2 per month — even though the older users were supposed to be grandfathered in to keep the same $7.99 fee they started off with.
But one customer isn't letting the streaming service get away that easily, and is suing the company for increasing its prices!
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According to a class action lawsuit filed in California federal court on Wednesday, Netflix has "broken its contract" by increasing fees despite guaranteeing subscription prices would not increase. The complaint states:
"I'd be terrible at being like Taylor Swift, the perfect Miss America version of interacting with fans and making sure they have a good experience. I mean, I don't want people to meet me and have it f*ck up their day, but I'm glad I can say something weird to them and they know that's just me."
– Anna Kendrick on embracing the fact that she'll never be like Taylor Swift.
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