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Kelsey Grammer

Dodges

Ponzi Scheme Bullet

11/5/2012 3:00 PM PST BY TMZ STAFF
EXCLUSIVE

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Kelsey Grammer
is finally in the clear after being sued over an Internet-based Ponzi scheme, TMZ has learned.

According to new legal docs, filed in L.A. County Superior Court, the "Cheers" actor has been dropped from a $100 million lawsuit -- in which he was accused of receiving dirty money in connection with a website called Staropoly.com.

The lawsuit against Kelsey was filed by TV actress Lydia Cornell, who claimed the website -- billed as a new social network -- was nothing more than a Ponzi scheme that bilked her out of tons of money ... and Kelsey was somehow involved.

Kelsey fired back, claiming he has no place in Lydia's lawsuit -- and lost tons of money on the website himself -- and the judge in the case has agreed ... dismissing Kelsey from Lydia's lawsuit.

Celebs Brian Williams and Richard Lewis -- who Lydia sued as well -- were also let off the hook.

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Babydoll0630    

Camille is not in charge of his finances anymore..........kkkkarma..........idiot.

680 days ago
17.

Snowman with a Turnip Nose    

I know that it's dumb to mistake actors real personalities for the characters they play in movies or TV shows... But dang, what happened to my beloved Frasier Crane? This trainwreck is worse than seeing Wolverine tap-dance and sit on guys' laps while he's singing show tunes. Kelsey Grammer is a s***bag / dumba$$ combo like few others in Hollyweird.

680 days ago
18.

Phishie from Philly    

Kelsey's defense was;
"It wasn't me!"
..
Phishie from Philly

680 days ago
19.

Anonymous    

This is INCORRECT! Lydia Cornell NEVER authorized anyone to sue Kelsey Grammer EVER! Richard Loland Lewis is a convicted FELON who posed as an attorney and defrauded Ms. Cornell as well. He is NO CELEBRITY, he is a STALKER who is harassing Ms. Cornell and has a R.O. issued against him in the CA Courts. He was just found to be in contempt of court and perjury charges are being filed. GET YOUR INFORMATION STRAIGHT TMZ. I demand a retraction with the correct information as you are slandering Ms. Cornell's name along with a full apology immediately.

680 days ago
20.

Pookie    

Can't he just be arrested for being a major douche?

680 days ago
21.

cocoapuff    

Parenthood,as we know it and it will be pay out of pocket and they do not believe in equal pay for women and men. They favor women NOT getting equal pay for equal work. They want to give elderly people VOUCHERS and this would mean that they would have to pay out of their pockets to get the best medical care. Why do these poor seniors like this, it is like some sort of CLEANSING-it is awful to not take care of our own. This will be like a third world country because most of the things Fought for like Freedoms that Martin Luther King died for will be WIPED OUT. It will be sad that long fought for freedoms could be washed away. No help with free lunches for the kids and this may be the only meal a child has is at school. If a person is in love with someone of their own gender then he is against Gay Rights. They want to make Abortion a Crime. and Enough Said, MY VOTE IS FOR OBAMA

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680 days ago
22.

LindyLou    

It serves you ba$tards right if you lose it all by being such damn greedy mofo's. Millions aren't enough for you?? Pigs!

680 days ago
23.

Fallopia Lopez    

How come I never hear anything about Kelsey Grammer that IMPROVES my opinion of him?

680 days ago
24.

Jason Meadows    

Well Well how funny just saw the news the the entire case was thrown out of court with prejudice which means means Nelle Paegel, Brian Williams, Lydia Cornell and Richard cannot bring an action again further more an arrest warrant was issued for Richard Loland Lewis by the California Judge who presided over the case and now the police are investigating Nelle Paegel for Illegal wiretaps and the State Bar of California is now investigating for grounds of Disbarment. WOW I couldn't make this up if I tried. So let me get this straight, Kelsey Grammer is Dismissed, American Express is Dismissed, Wells Fargo is Dismissed, David Fleming, Alex, Varonos George Del Junco, Allan Miller and all the original named companies like ViewPartner, TCB, etc. and this is what the Huffington Post, AOL, Radar Online and the rest of the tabloids have written about as real news. God Bless America we really need it !!! What a waste of time and taxpayers money.

578 days ago
25.

Hollywood Reporter    

2013 http://dockets.justia.com/browse/state-tennessee/noscat-13/nos-470/


Lewis et al v. Korniloff et al
Filed: February 20, 2013 as 3:2013cv00093
Plaintiffs: Richard Lewis, Nelle Paegel, Thomas W Paegel, Thomas W.V. Paegel, Lorraine Lewis and others
Defendants: Lydia Korniloff, Lydia Cornell Enterprises, Godshots, Paul Hayeland, Sports Icon Entertainment and others
Cause Of Action: Racketeering (RICO) Act
Court: Sixth Circuit > Tennessee > Eastern District Court
Type: Other Statutes > Racketeer Influenced and Corrupt Organizations

562 days ago
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551 days ago
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