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Charles Manson's Wedding

He Can Make Out

And Dine from Vending Machines

11/19/2014 1:00 AM PST BY TMZ STAFF
EXCLUSIVE

1118-manson-wedding-fa-tmz-02Charles Manson will be allowed to make out with his bride, but he will never get to second base ... according to prison honchos.

Officials from the California Dept. of Corrections tell TMZ ... Manson's upcoming prison wedding next month at Corcoran State Prison will be G-rated and Spartan. There's no time limit on the first kiss but prison officials will cut it off before it becomes foreplay.  

We're told Manson will not be restrained during the ceremony but he won't be allowed physical contact with 26-year-old Afton Elaine Burton other than locking lips and holding hands during the ceremony.   FYI ... the officials wouldn't say if tongue was fair game. 

The murderer can't wear a tux -- he'll get hitched in Corcoran couture, but the bride can wear what she wants. 

As we reported, the bride and groom can invite up to 10 guests who are not inmates, but they won't be feasting on salmon. The meal will be catered by the company that provides Cup-O-Noodles with the push of a button. The good news ... there are pastries in the vending machines.

And, as we told you, Manson will not get conjugal visits.

This is the wedding where if the groom breaks a glass, he'll go into solitary.

'Blow' Star Jennifer Gimenez

Burglars Stole My Gucci

But Spared My Dog!

11/18/2014 1:00 PM PST BY TMZ STAFF
EXCLUSIVE

Jennifer Gimenez Home RobbedMovie and reality star Jennifer Gimenez will be wearing the finest Ross dresses for her next fancy event ... because all her good stuff has been stolen.

Law enforcement sources tell TMZ  ... the "Blow" actress came home to her L.A. home Monday afternoon and found her front window wide open and the screen thrown to the ground.

Sources close to Jennifer say that she went inside and, to her horror, found several rooms torn apart and $20,000 worth of jewelry, Gucci and Louis Vuitton handbags missing.

It happened in broad daylight, yet as far as we can tell there were no witnesses.

The good news ... her little pooch Mickey was home at the time but apparently he wasn't enough of a designer dog to entice the thieves.

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Charles Manson

I'm Gonna Have a Killer Wedding

11/17/2014 2:24 PM PST BY TMZ STAFF

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Charles Manson knows a thing or two about "till death do us part," so he's taking the marriage plunge.

The man convicted of slaughtering Sharon Tate and 6 others got a marriage license earlier this month. The 80-year-old murderer is marrying 26-year-old Afton Elaine Burton, who runs a Manson fan website.

Burton says the ceremony will go down next month behind prison walls. They can invite up to 10 free people.



There won't be any little Mansons running around ... he's not entitled to conjugal visits. Manson does have several grown children. Harvey interviewed one of his sons, back in his KCBS days.

This time the ball and chain are both real and metaphoric.

'Bumfights' Creators

Busted For Mailing Baby's Head

And Other Body Parts

11/17/2014 4:20 PM PST BY TMZ STAFF
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The co-creators of the "Bumfights" video series were arrested in Thailand over the weekend for allegedly packaging child body parts stolen from a hospital, and shipping them to the U.S. ... labeled as "toys."

According to multiple reports ... Ryan MacPherson and Daniel Tanner were busted when a scan of the boxes by a Bangkok parcel company revealed the gruesome discovery.

The 3 boxes -- reportedly intended for friends in Las Vegas as a prank -- contained several body parts ... including a child's foot, an infant's head, an adult heart and 2 pieces of adult skin.

Both guys were taken into custody and questioned by cops, but were eventually released for lack of evidence. They've since fled to Cambodia.

MacPherson and Tanner made millions in the early 2000s off their "Bumfights" videos ... which pitted homeless people against each other.

Dr. Phil

Mama June Lies Like a Rug

11/17/2014 1:15 PM PST BY TMZ STAFF
EXCLUSIVE

Dr Phil Mama June Child MolesterDr. Phil thinks Mama June is a compulsive liar who is freakishly drawn to criminals.

Dr. Phil was on "TMZ Live" Monday ... talking about his interview with the former "Honey Boo Boo" matriarch and offering an interesting take ... that her version of events is so obviously false, she indicts herself.

According to Phil ... in addition to Mark McDaniel, June had also previously been involved with a second man who's currently in prison on similar child molestation charges. Two other former boyfriends have also done time.

She also claimed the photo we posted showing her and McDaniel in a hotel room was photoshopped, although she moonwalked out of that allegation.

The interview airs today.

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Stephen Collins

NYPD Looking For

More Molestation Victims

11/17/2014 12:55 AM PST BY TMZ STAFF
EXCLUSIVE

Stephen Collins Victims
Stephen Collins is NOT in the clear in the child molestation case -- not by a long shot -- because we've learned the NYPD is on the hunt for fresh victims.

TMZ broke the story ... the NYPD was investigating at least 3 cases of alleged molestation or indecent exposure, but all 3 cases are so old authorities believe the statute of limitations have run.

But sources tell TMZ ... 2 NYPD detectives flew from New York to Seattle to interview the woman whom Collins admits on tape to molesting when she was 10.   

Cops were not interested in probing the woman's story any further, but they were intensely interested in finding out if other, more recent alleged victims might have come forward. 

Law enforcement sources tell TMZ ... they don't want to close a case where the suspect admitted he's a child molester. So the NYPD is aggressively pursuing leads and has no plans to shelve the case.

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Kid Ink

My Vegas Arrest Was a Bargain

11/17/2014 12:20 AM PST BY TMZ STAFF
EXCLUSIVE

Kid Ink Arrest
Getting arrested in a Las Vegas nightclub probably SAVED rapper Kid Ink big money -- 'cause he just paid a measly $120 to make the whole mess go away.

As we first told you -- Ink was arrested for disturbing the peace at 1OAK nightclub back in August when he and a female friend tangled with security guards. But the rapper struck a deal with prosecutors to pay the dirt cheap fee ... and in return they dropped the case. 

Think about it -- $120 is less than 5 minimum bets at a $25 blackjack table ... less than buying a round of drinks for you and 5 friends ... and several hundred bucks less than bottle service in a club.

Now you know how to win money on the Strip.

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Bill Cosby

I'm Not Talking

About Rape Allegations

11/16/2014 12:48 PM PST BY TMZ STAFF
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1116-bill-cosby-tmz-01Bill Cosby says he will NOT talk about the old rape allegations that are making the rounds, but his mouthpiece is taking a clear stand ... the allegations were BS then, and they're BS now.

Cosby's lawyer says, "Over the last several weeks, decade-old, discredited allegations against Mr. Cosby have resurfaced. The fact that they are being repeated does not make them true."

As we previously reported ... Comedian Hannibal Buress called Cosby out last month during a stand up set -- wondering if people remembered Bill had been accused of rape by 13 women over the years.

The lawyer adds, "Mr. Cosby does not intend to dignify these allegations with any comment. He would like to thank all his fans for the outpouring of support and assure them that, at age 77, he is doing his best work."

During an NPR segment that aired this weekend an interviewer attempted to broach the subject with Cosby ... but he turned silent and shut the interview down.

The veteran comedian was also reportedly axed from an upcoming appearance on Letterman.

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Dwight Howard

Investigated and Cleared

for Child Abuse

11/16/2014 12:55 AM PST BY TMZ STAFF
EXCLUSIVE

Dwight Howard Child Abuse
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9:15 AM PT -- We now have confirmation that the Florida Dept. of Children and Families closed the investigation, concluding, "The investigation is being closed with no substantiated findings of physical injuries."  The report also states Howard was interviewed by authorities.

7:25 AM PT --
Royce Reed posted a statement on Instagram saying, "The case is not closed and he is/was not cleared!  The investigation is still open as he refuses to speak to the police.  So whoever these reps are that are trying to slander me, just know the gloves are off and I'm not the one to play with when it comes to my son.  That is all."
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 was under investigation for child abuse and gave precisely the same excuse Adrian Peterson used, but it appears in this case authorities found Howard did not break the law.

Law enforcement sources tell TMZ Sports ... Howard's baby mama Royce Reed went to Children's Services in the Orlando, FL area in August and complained he had whipped their 6-year-old son Braylon with a belt, leaving bruises and abrasions on his leg.

We're told the case worker sent the former "Basketball Wives" cast member to a nearby medical facility to evaluate the boy and document the injuries.

Authorities interviewed Howard and he confessed to the belting, but said he didn't realize there was anything wrong with it because he was disciplined the same way as a kid. Howard's lawyer filed legal docs claiming he never caused marks, bruises, welts or injuries requiring medical treatment.

Sources connected to Howard tell TMZ ... Children's Services closed out the case after determining the injuries depicted in the photos were not caused by a belting. In other words ... whatever Howard did was not that serious.

And there's this twist ... Howard filed legal docs Wednesday and he's gunning for full custody, claiming Reed is a shockingly unfit mother who gives the kid psychotropic drugs just so she can have a "chemical babysitter."

Howard's rep tells TMZ, authorities found the allegations "frivolous," adding, "It's no coincidence that these false allegations were 'leaked' on the heels of Dwight filing for major custody of his son."  

The rep adds, "It is troubling to see a mother use her son as a pawn against his father," and that Dwight will do "whatever is necessary to protect [the child's] welfare and best interests."

'American Horror Story'

Critical 'Freak Show' Script STOLEN

11/15/2014 12:40 AM PST BY TMZ STAFF
EXCLUSIVE

American Horror Story Freak Show Script Stolen
A script from a critical scene of "American Horror Story: Freak Show" has been STOLEN and is being shopped around to media outlets.

The theft occurred on set during a filming last week in New Orleans. We're told one of the actors was reading a script and left some pages behind and someone pilfered them.

As for what's being shopped ... it's only one page but it is hugely important. Without revealing specifics, we can tell you it involves Pepper the pinhead and a scene that reveals how she ended up in the Briarcliff Manor during Season 2, "Asylum."

20th Century Fox TV, which produces the show, tells TMZ, "The theft and unauthorized distribution of our scripts is a very serious matter and we will take all appropriate steps necessary to vigorously protect our intellectual property."
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Bill Cosby

Mum on Rape Allegations

During Interview

11/15/2014 9:09 AM PST BY TMZ STAFF

111514_bill_cosby_launchBill Cosby clearly felt he did not sign up to talk about the recirculated rape allegations when he went on NPR ... because he went radio silent in the most awkward of ways.

Cosby went on NPR during an interview recorded last week -- and all was fine, until the painfully apologetic interviewer asked about the old rape allegations that resurfaced.

The interviewer says, "This question gives me no pleasure, but there have been serious allegations raised about you in recent days."  Interesting that the interviewer expressed such embarrassment.

Things instantly turned silent ...  Cosby wouldn't say another word.  You gotta hear it.  Incredibly awkward.

As we previously reported ... Comedian Hannibal Buress called Cosby out last month during a stand up set -- wondering if people remembered Bill had been accused of rape by 13 women over the years.

Mama June

Prosecuted for Not Paying Child Support

For Molested Daughter

11/14/2014 1:00 AM PST BY TMZ STAFF
EXCLUSIVE

Mama June Child Support

Mama June stiffed the woman who took care of June's daughter after she was molested by June's boyfriend ... this according to Georgia prosecutors who filed a criminal case against her.

June's mother, Sandra Hale, became the guardian of Anna/aka Chickadee in 2003, a year after Mark McDaniel forced the girl (who was 8 at the time) to perform oral sex on him.  

When the guardianship was created, June was required to pay her mom $100 a month in child support. But fast forward to 2009, when the Henry County D.A. filed criminal contempt charges against June, claiming she was way behind on her payments -- $4,144.62 behind.

According to legal docs -- obtained by TMZ -- June was behind "due to willful and continuous refusal to comply."

The D.A. threatened her with jail if she didn't pay. The mug shot was taken in the contempt case.

The D.A. dismissed the contempt charge 3 months after it was filed ... presumably because June belatedly paid.

Buddy Valastro

You Can't Arrest Me

I'm the Cake Boss

11/13/2014 1:55 PM PST BY TMZ STAFF
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A defiant Buddy Valastro did not go down without a verbal fight ... during his drunk driving bust Thursday morning, he screamed, "You can't arrest me. I'm the cake boss!"

TMZ broke the story ... Buddy was arrested at 1 AM in NYC after cops say they saw him swerving in his 2014 YELLOW CORVETTE. According to the District Attorney's docs ... Buddy's blood alcohol content was .09. Of course, the legal limit is .08.

Buddy was in court Thursday as the complaint was read out loud, and it's entertaining. It says Buddy told cops he was a good guy and they should just put him in a cab ... not arrest him.

He pled not guilty to DWI and was released without bail.

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