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Lindsay Lohan

Lockdown Rehab

Doesn't Exist

3/25/2013 9:00 AM PDT BY TMZ STAFF
EXCLUSIVE

0324_lindsay_lohan_gettyLindsay Lohan struck a plea deal she CANNOT fulfill, because TMZ has learned ... the lockdown rehab she promised to do is a fiction.

Fact is ... there appears to be no non-jail rehab facilities that will keep patients in against their will -- anywhere in the U.S..

Sources connected with the case tell TMZ ... Lindsay's lawyer, Mark Heller, represented to prosecutors he could get his client into a 90-day lockdown rehab center in NYC. As we reported, there are no private NY rehab centers that keep patients against their will, except for one connected with the prison system, and you have to have a felony record to get in -- and Lindsay doesn't.

We also checked to see if Lindsay could complete her 90-day lockdown rehab in CA, but there isn't a single non-jail lockdown rehab facility in the State.

Rehab guru Dr. Drew tells TMZ, "There is no rehab that will hold you against your will, unless they feel the person is a suicide risk, and in that case they can hold the individual for 72 hours."

Here's the BIG problem. Lindsay's actual sentence is 90 days in jail, but the judge said he'd allow her to complete it with lockdown rehab. Sources say the prosecutors believed such a facility was available when they offered the plea deal. 

It would seem a typical 90-day rehab program wouldn't cut it.  Lindsay has been there at least twice before. She constantly snuck out of Cirque Lodge in Utah and allegedly did the same thing at Betty Ford in California.

On top of that, Lindsay continues to drink, as recently as Friday.

We're told prosecutors are reevaluating the plea deal to determine what they want to do.  Sources say the jail option is still on the table.

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61.

Minnetonka40    

OH SHUSH TMZ! We all know they will figure something out to please Lindsey that will not be jail!

391 days ago
62.

Minnetonka40    

What I don't get is why they don't just let her go into a 90 day facility and when she leaves like they say she has in the past, pick her up and let her spend the remainder in jail. Not hard.

391 days ago
63.

Firefly    

What the heck is going on with our weather. Last week we were melting. Today it's 45 degrees and tonight it will be 37. I should of known the pecan trees haven't started to bud out yet. They are always the last to bud out. As for Lindsay I hope she gets double time for this scam she and her lawyer tried to pull.

391 days ago
64.

Sam    

Hey TMZ, can we skip all this crap, and just go right to the story where it all ends in a big firey crash on the PCH?

391 days ago
65.

Phishie from Philly    

Throw that biitttch in jail and throw away the key.
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Phishie from Philly

391 days ago
66.

Decker    

I think hanging her Saddam Hussein style or sending in the navy seals ala Osama Bin Laden just so we can get 100 new TMZ stories out of this BS.

391 days ago
67.

the artist formerly known as hand turkey    

Not even sure why they would send her to rehab considering she's already been there five times ("way more than that" according to Milo on Dr. Phil). Rehab is lost on her. She will not be changed until she gets her wake up call. Jail will not change her unless she does a year or more.

This story is just another sparkler that's going to dud out. TMZ has "cried wolf" on Lindsay going to jail so many many times. And I bet, just bet if she ever does any real jail time, TMZ will still be tooting their horn about how they "broke the story."

She's not going to jail, she never does.

391 days ago
68.

Firefly    

The hate checkers are just people that don't fit in. Kinda like Lindsay. They try to choose the like button but their fingers won't let them. Stop letting your fingers do the walking. Take contol over your fingers. Get a hand on the problem.

391 days ago
69.

sterlingguys    

tmz know lilo will be gone for months so ther are tryin to get as many hits as they can, but tmz are insultin my intelligence by runnin the same story they did a few days ago, a tweak here, a tweak there but the same story. i didn't say the h8turds intelligence cos they don't have any and can't see this is a rinse and repeat bullcrap.


LOVE YA LILO

391 days ago
70.

snowboardchick    

Oh just have her check into the morgue already. Everyone knows she's going there.

391 days ago
71.

Lindsay Lohan Fan Forever    

This seems accurate. The rehab jails are actually jails with rehab daily but its literally jail.

So no rehab wants to accept this amount of responsibility for a client ?

Lets have another hearing ? :)

391 days ago
72.

Its Nikki Bitches    

Lindsay Lohan defends her late night out on the town: http://et.tv/YzrKeQ
You have to see the pic


Lilo Defends Night Out: It Was Only Water!


By JACKIE WILLIS


March 25, 2013


Less than a week after Lindsay Lohan was ordered to go to rehab, the Mean Girls star was spotted out on the town in Santa Monica, Calif. But despite appearances, Lohan says it's not what it seems.

In defense of her weekend excursion, the 26-year-old actress took to Facebook to offer a bullet-point explanation. She wrote: "1) It wasn't a nightclub - 41 Ocean is a members only dining club ...and a private event 2) It WAS Pellegrino! and 3) the most important part -- the band City of the Sun did any amazing job last night!!!


This is where sterling-ass gets his info from

391 days ago
73.

Firefly    

I've got the solution to California's broke problem. As punishment they should put Lindsay to work for the county. Set up a back room behind the court room, Tell all the guys and girls that Lindsay is open for business to pay off her fees. The only problem will be getting people to actually use her services. Maybe if they throw in some free leggings...........Na! never mind.

391 days ago
74.

TB    

She looks like a character out of "Evil Dead" here..

391 days ago
75.

sterlingguys    

lilo was sentenced to a 90 days residential treatment facility. move on tmz, your stories and predictions have been bullcrap so many times i've lost count.


this is all tmz drama queening, gettin you ppl into a frenzy for nothin, tmz staff writers couldn't write a real story with truth if their lives depended on it. and harvey ain't that good of a lawyer

391 days ago
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