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Monday, April 28, 2008

Scott Weiland Goes to Jail

posted by on April 28 at 15:55 PM


Don’t worry, he’ll be out by Bumbershoot.

Via TMZ:

Rock star Scott Weiland has just been sentenced to 192 hours in county jail for his November DUI arrest. This is Weiland’s second DUI offense. He has until May 28 to serve the sentence.

Scott, who was not present in court today, entered a no contest plea through his attorney, Anthony Brooklier. The former Velvet Revolver singer was also ordered to complete an 18-month alcohol program and pay almost $2,000 in fines. He will be put on a four-year summary probation.

Weiland was charged with one misdemeanor count of driving under the influence of alcohol with a prior conviction, and with an allegation that he refused a chemical test as required by law. We are told he was over the legal limit of .08%, but not by much.

According to the police report, he failed the field sobriety tests and refused to take a blood or urine test. He was booked for DUI and released on $40,000 bail.

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I worry that there was worry.

Posted by Fawkes | April 28, 2008 5:07 PM

scott weiland, why are you still around? only to make me remember i liked the purple album? damn you...

Posted by ndrwmtsn | April 28, 2008 7:47 PM

my favorite part is when he's described as the 'former velvet-revolver singer."

Posted by j bomb | April 29, 2008 1:11 PM

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