July 16th, 2010
05:39 PM ET

The one thing you won't see Lindsay Lohan do

After the world was offered the opportunity to watch Lindsay Lohan break down in tears after being sentenced to 90 days in jail on July 6, the public won't be able to see Lohan get handcuffed and taken into custody.

Superior Court Judge Marsha Revel has issued the following restrictions for her court room on July 20:

• Cameras must stop rolling when the judge announces she is remanded and the bailiff is instructed to take her into custody.
• No one is allowed to shoot Lohan being handcuffed.
• Photos of Lohan must be restricted to when she’s at the counsel table.

Shawn Chapman Holley stated earlier that the media's ability to broadcast every word uttered, note taken and fingernail expletive waved during Lohan’s sentencing highlighted her perspective that Lohan is being treated differently than others would be in similar circumstances.

“The fact is, the words [on Lohan’s nail] could barely be seen by the naked eye,” Holley said in a statement. “That a courtroom camera, purportedly there to accurately chronicle the proceedings, would use a telephoto lens to zoom in as it did to Ms. Lohan's fingernail is a commentary on the entire issue.”

At this point, however, Lohan has a new attorney: Robert Shapiro is officially representing the 24-year-old star, but it doesn't look like he's going to help her get out of jail.

“I have agreed to represent Ms. Lohan on the condition that she complies with all of the terms of her probation, including a requirement of jail time that was imposed by Judge Marsha Revel," Shapiro said in a statement.

"Ms. Lohan is suffering from a disease that I am all too familiar with," Shapiro went on. "Hopefully, I can be of assistance to Ms. Lohan and Judge Revel in implementing a treatment approach recommended by medical professionals for Ms. Lohan’s long term recovery and sobriety.”


Filed under: Celebrities • Lindsay Lohan

soundoff (23 Responses)
  1. Name*Victor3000

    I wish I could marry Lindsay and take care of her for the rest of her life

    September 24, 2010 at 1:09 pm | Report abuse |
  2. Dr. X

    hmmm Show Pink

    July 28, 2010 at 4:12 pm | Report abuse |
  3. upthestairs

    Why do we care? What movies has she ever made that were worth a rip? Talented? How? In what sense? I'd like to see a list of movies that she's made that have any bearing on art. I don't know if I've ever seen her in any substantial film. I seem to remember her being in a movie with Nicholas Cage, another over-rated actor.

    July 27, 2010 at 3:11 pm | Report abuse |
  4. Boof

    I'd still like to butter her muffin. Nice mouth too.

    July 19, 2010 at 3:29 pm | Report abuse |
  5. SteveB

    The one thing you won't see Lindsay Lohan do –" take responsibilty for herself and her actions.

    July 18, 2010 at 9:08 pm | Report abuse |
  6. Herbert

    Lindsay: You were beautiful once...you truely were...past sentence!

    July 18, 2010 at 3:06 pm | Report abuse |
  7. krktoday

    I hope she does the entire 90 days in jail and 90 in rehab. That would give her 6 months of chemical free life. After that she would have to give it some thought before she returnned to her boozing and drugging. Fame or not her life has not been a picnic. No one is hooked on chemical's and just want's to live that way. Not everyone can stay clean though.

    July 18, 2010 at 2:25 pm | Report abuse |
  8. Victor

    I want to see her suck it up!

    July 18, 2010 at 9:54 am | Report abuse |
  9. Lisa Marie

    I think it's great that Bob Shapiro is wanting to help Lindsay work with the Judge but I have to admit I'm confused. After losing his son to a drug overdose and creating a Foundation (Sober House in his memory) he has to know that REHAB "COME'S FIRST" "THEN" Sober House. He also should know that Sober House is not supp...osed to be a picnic or sleep over with family and friends as soon as you walk through the door. It's where you begin learning to work on after care, then how to handle living on the outside, "Baby Step's" without your addiction. I still admire Mr. Shapiro though and turning such a devastating loss and trauma into trying to help others stay alive. I just have to wonder if he's going easy on Lindsay Lohan because she's another one in the entertainment industry who gets what they want or he's trying to slowly slip her into a routine before she goes to jail or if she thinks this is going to get her out of jail (or Shapiro's going to work on getting her a shorter sentence, which is my bet.) Either way she's not off to a good start. I wish her Luck though and I REALLY wish Shapiro Luck! Although it's a conflict of interest for an Attorney to put his Client into a facility owned by him he's definitely trying to help her.

    July 18, 2010 at 3:34 am | Report abuse |
    • sweettkd

      I was thinking that he probably sent her to Sober House in hopes of keeping her from messing up and having some wild partying going on before she went to jail and adding to the problems she already has. Maybe keep her out of the limelight a little bit too.

      Also, maybe he is thinking of it as a way to transition to jail. It sounds like he isn't interested in her trying to get out of going to jail. If she has hired him, maybe that means she has accepted her fate too.

      If she goes and doesn't make waves, don't you think she'll only serve about a third of the 90 days. That seems like what Shapiro wants for her. Recovery NOT just beating the system.

      July 18, 2010 at 7:49 pm | Report abuse |
  10. Odalice Yolanda Feliz

    This women has power.... powerful women of 2010

    July 18, 2010 at 1:34 am | Report abuse |
  11. netty

    OMG. Can we move on from this waste of time already?

    July 17, 2010 at 5:39 pm | Report abuse |
  12. SK Olsen

    Let her rot.

    July 17, 2010 at 5:35 pm | Report abuse |
  13. patricia

    Lindsay's mom stated that jail won't help Lindsay and that jail is for murderers and rapists. Someone should tell her that jail is not supposed to help people it is supposed to punish people for breaking the law! Lindsay broke the law and that is why she is going to jail, not for help. Rehab is for help.

    July 17, 2010 at 3:05 pm | Report abuse |
    • Andagain

      Excellently stated point, Patricia. However, I doubt Mama Lohan is smart enough to realize the difference between help and punishment.

      July 17, 2010 at 6:32 pm | Report abuse |
    • Lynne

      Couldn't have said it better myself!! This spoiled lilttle brat needs to learn that her actions have consequences. Games over Lyndsay. Time to pay the piper!

      July 19, 2010 at 9:39 am | Report abuse |
    • Kristen

      Most importantly, parents are to help. Unlike Lindsay's parents who have exploited her for years. Shapiro lost his son to addiction. Maybe Lindsay can fill the void and maybe Shapiro can be the adult parental figure that Lindsay has always needed. Making her go to jail is exactly the tough love kind of thing a caring parent (NOT dependant on the child's income) would do.

      July 19, 2010 at 11:46 am | Report abuse |
  14. kate

    I wish nothing but the best for Lindsay Lohan.She is a talented,beutiful woman who no doubt will have a big comeback.

    July 16, 2010 at 9:31 pm | Report abuse |
    • ficheye

      Right. One can only hope that you are being sarcastic. But when she makes "Gator babes in prison Heat" I'll be the first to buy a ticket!!

      July 26, 2010 at 12:52 pm | Report abuse |
  15. Laura

    Your help, Mr. Shapiro would be to make sure she does her time & gets sober & into the right treatment to do so. Put the movies aside,the club scene aside,shopping aside,love life aside & get well. Do the right thing,Lindsey.

    July 16, 2010 at 7:57 pm | Report abuse |
  16. Jack

    MPAA Secret Members

    2005 Ratings Board Members
    Scott Young
    Joan Yatabe
    Joan Worden
    Howard Fridkin
    Anthony "Tony" Hey
    Barry Freedman
    Arleen Bates
    Matt Ioakimedes
    Corry Kori Jones

    Appeals Board Members
    Harry Forbes
    United States Council of Catholic Bishops
    Methodist Rev.James Wall
    National Council of Churches
    Milton Moritz
    North American Theater Owners
    Michael McCellan
    VP Landmark Theaters
    John Lodigian
    VP Sales Sony Pictures
    Len Westenberg
    VP Operations Loews Cineplex
    Steve Gilula
    CEO Fox Searchlight
    Matt Brandt
    Pres. Trans-Lux Theaters
    Pete Cole
    The Movie Experience
    Bruce Corwin
    Pres. Metropolitan Theaters
    Alan Davy
    Regal Entertainment
    Mike Doban
    Pres. Archangelo Entertainment
    Jonathan Wolf
    Dir American Film Market
    Frank Haffar
    COO Maya Entertainment

    July 16, 2010 at 5:57 pm | Report abuse |

Post a comment

You must be logged in to post a comment.

Advertisement
About this blog

Our daily cheat-sheet for breaking celebrity news, Hollywood buzz and your pop-culture obsessions.

Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 7,499 other followers