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March 19, 2004 | Richard Cromelin
Courtney Love faced reckless endangerment and third-degree assault charges Thursday in New York after allegedly throwing a microphone stand into the audience during a performance and injuring a man. The rock singer was arrested after the show at the Plaid nightclub, where the incident sent the 24-year-old victim to a hospital, where he was listed in stable condition.
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ENTERTAINMENT
February 23, 2004 | Richard Cromelin, Times Staff Writer
So you were expecting a proper, packaged promotion of her new album when Courtney Love played a post-midnight show at the Roxy on Friday? From rock's queen of chaos? Love appears to be campaigning hard for "America's Sweetheart," her first album in six years and her first without her old band Hole, but that obviously doesn't mean she's become a good girl willing to jump through the record industry's hoops. Taking the Roxy stage at 1 a.m.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
February 12, 2004 | From Times Staff and Wire Reports
A bench warrant was issued Wednesday for singer Courtney Love after she failed to appear for a hearing on her felony drug-possession case, but the judge stayed the order until another hearing Tuesday. Love's lawyer, William Genego, blamed "security concerns" for her failure to appear. Love, 39, has pleaded not guilty to charges of illegal possession of two painkillers allegedly discovered Oct. 2.
ENTERTAINMENT
February 8, 2004 | Robert Hilburn; Richard Cromelin; Randy Lewis
Norah Jones "Feels Like Home" (Blue Note) *** 1/2 This album doesn't knock you out on first listening, but then neither did "Come Away With Me," Jones' 2002 debut that ended up winning a Grammy for album of the year. How many times did you hear someone ask, "What's all the fuss about?" after first hearing the album -- only to eventually fall under its seductive spell? The same pattern may repeat itself here. As the follow-up to an album that has sold 8 million copies in the U.S.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
October 29, 2003 | Anna Gorman, Times Staff Writer
Rock star Courtney Love has been criminally charged with drug possession, the Los Angeles County district attorney's office announced Tuesday. Love faces two counts of possession of the painkillers hydrocodone and oxycodone. She is free on $20,000 bail. The charges are punishable by a maximum of three years and eight months in prison. Authorities said she may be eligible for a drug treatment program. The charges stem from an incident on Oct. 2.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
October 9, 2003 | From Times Staff Reports
Rock star Courtney Love was charged Wednesday with being under the influence of a controlled substance after she allegedly broke several windows of a friend's house on Oct. 2. The city attorney's office charged Love with one misdemeanor count, which could bring a maximum sentence of one year in county jail. Prosecutors believe the controlled substance was either cocaine or an opiate, said city attorney spokesman Eric Moses.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
October 3, 2003 | Richard Winton, Times Staff Writer
Rock star Courtney Love was taken to a hospital for an apparent drug overdose Thursday following her arrest for allegedly smashing four windows at a friend's home, authorities said. Police responding to an early morning burglary call found Love, 39, standing outside a Wilshire-area home, where she admitted having broken the windows in an attempt to enter, Los Angeles Police Lt. Art Miller said. She was booked on an allegation of being under the influence of a controlled substance and released.
NEWS
February 6, 2003 | From Reuters
British police released rock star Courtney Love without charge after she received a warning for swearing at a crew member on her plane flight from Los Angeles. Love, 38, had been arrested at London's Heathrow Airport on Tuesday. Upon her release, she admitted she had sworn at a flight attendant but insisted there was little more to the incident than that.
ENTERTAINMENT
February 5, 2003 | From Reuters
British police arrested rock star Courtney Love at London's Heathrow Airport on Tuesday after the cabin crew said she had abused them during a transatlantic flight from Los Angeles. A spokesman for Virgin Atlantic said the 38-year-old singer and actress had become disruptive and had verbally abused cabin crew during the flight, which had 200 passengers on board. No one was injured. British police said Love was arrested for disruptive behavior and endangering an aircraft.
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