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Gloria Allred

Gloria Rachel Allred (née Bloom; born (1941-07-03)July 3, 1941) is an American lawyer noted for taking high-profile and often controversial cases, particularly those involving the protection of women's rights. Gloria Rachel Bloom was born to a Jewish family in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, on July 3, 1941. After graduating from the Philadelphia High School for Girls, she attended the University of Pennsylvania, where she met her first husband. The couple had their only child, Lisa, on September 20, 1961, and divorced shortly after. Lisa Bloom is also an attorney and is best known as a former Court TV anchor. Gloria Bloom moved back in with her parents and continued her education. In 1963, she earned a bachelor's degree in English, graduating with honors. She tried her hand at a variety of jobs before she decided to become a teacher, taking a position at Benjamin Franklin High School. She began work on a graduate degree at New York University, where she became interested in the civil rights movement. After earning a master's degree, she became a teacher and, in 1966, moved to Los Angeles, California, and lived in Watts. She graduated from Loyola Law School in Los Angeles, and was

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Bill Cosby -- Backs Out of Next Shows ... On Heels of Gloria Allred's Challenge

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Backs Out of Shows After Allred Challenge

Bill Cosby immediately postponed his upcoming live shows ... just minutes after Gloria Allred tried to shame him into putting up $100 mil for his alleged victims.Cosby was scheduled to do 2 shows… READ MORE >

Bill Cosby -- Gloria Allred's Challenge ... Put $100 Mil Up to Clear Your Name

Bill Cosby
Allred's Challenge Put $100 Mil Up to Clear Your Name

Gloria Allred -- who reps some of the women accusing Bill Cosby of rape -- says she knows the statute of limitations has run out but she issued a challenge ... do "what's right" and fight it… READ MORE >

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Justin Bieber -- Cleared in Alleged Cell Phone Snatching ... No Video Evidence After All

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Cleared in Alleged Phone Snatching ... No Video Evidence

Justin Bieber's tough guy act with a photo-snapping fan will NOT land him in more legal trouble -- TMZ has learned he won't be charged for the incident in a Hollywood arcade, and he probably has… READ MORE >

- 79 days ago
Justin Bieber -- Gloria Allred Brags About Dave & Buster's 'Evidence'

Justin Bieber
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With Justin Bieber's history of stupid, dangerous, and illegal stunts -- it's pretty amazing he and Gloria Allred's paths are crossing for the first time ... over his alleged Dave & Buster's… READ MORE >

- 120 days ago
Gloria Allred RIPS Boomer Esiason -- Your Parenting Advice is 'Insensitive & Thoughtless'

Gloria Allred
RIPS BOOMER ESIASON Your Parenting Advice is 'Insensitive & Thoughtless'

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- 269 days ago
Kanye West Pleads Not Guilty in Photog Attack

Kanye West
Pleads Not Guilty In Photog Attack

Kanye West insists he's not guilty of battering a photographer outside LAX in July.Kanye's lawyer Blair Berk entered the not guilty plea on the rapper's behalf this morning in court. Attorney… READ MORE >

- 417 days ago
Kanye West CHARGED With Crimes In Paparazzi Attack

Kanye West
CHARGED In Paparazzi Attack

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- 471 days ago
Kanye West Sued -- Photog Says Rapper Put Him on Crutches

Kanye West Sued
Photog Says Rapper Put Him on Crutches

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- 494 days ago
Kanye West -- I've Got Gloria Allred Problems Now

Kanye West
I've Got Gloria Allred Problems Now

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- 495 days ago
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Accused of Exposing Girl To Masturbating Passenger

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