10 Criminal Celebrity Cases That Had Everyone Gripped To Their Seats
Celebrities are no strangers to getting in trouble, and despite widespread assumption that they are treated more favourably than others, that isn't often the case.
In fact, you only have to go back a few years to see that many celebrities, including the likes of Paris Hilton and Robert Downey Jr, have all received custodial sentences for their crimes while a string of athletes have also received similar sentences.
With that being said, most celebrity crimes typically involve lesser crimes like parole violations and drug offences, and though newsworthy, they are hardly captivating.
However, there are some that, due to the names involved and the severity of the crimes committed, warranted more media attention than usual. Here are 10 celebrity trials/cases that left the world gripped to their seats.