Ice-t Escapes Jury Duty

Rapper/actor Ice-T's celebrity status has been deemed a disruption in court - and scored him a jury duty pass.
The Cop Killer hitmaker received a summons to serve as a juror in an upcoming Los Angeles legal proceeding but he was dismissed before trial because fans couldn't concentrate when he was in court.
Ice-T says, "I don't like court, period. I'm on a court show, cop show, but in real life, no cops, no courts for Ice... So I went in there because once the courts send you a summons, you don't play with that.
"So I showed up and I did jury duty, well I kinda did jury duty. I went in there and sat there, I was there about six or seven hours. I saw a judge and they didn't want me to be on that particular case and finally somebody just said, 'You should leave.' Because I was taking pictures with everybody in the court house.
"I think part of being on a jury is anonymity so if you're up on trial, and you look over and see me, you'll be like, 'Hold up.'"


Contactmusic
Advertisement

Editors Recommendations

Pitbull Announced As Host Of American Music Awards For Second Year Running

For the second year running, hip-hop star Pitbull, real name Armando Christian...

Pitbull Announced As Host Of American Music Awards For Second Year Running

Bryan Cranston Addresses Florida Mom's Demand For Toys 'R Us To Ban 'Breaking Bad' Dolls

Bryan Cranston has finally addressed a disgruntled mother who is...

 Bryan Cranston Addresses Florida Mom's Demand For Toys 'R Us To Ban 'Breaking Bad' Dolls

Lena Dunham Addresses 'Ghostbusters 3' Chatter, And Talks Naked Sex Scenes

Since it was revealed earlier this month that American director Paul Feig will...

Lena Dunham Addresses 'Ghostbusters 3' Chatter, And Talks Naked Sex Scenes

Nicki Minaj Recalls Being Fired From Waitressing At Red Lobster

Nicki Minaj is without a doubt the most dominating female artist in the...

 Nicki Minaj Recalls Being Fired From Waitressing At Red Lobster

Ringo Starr Announced As The New Face Of Skechers

One of the world's most recognizable musicians, Ringo Starr of The Beatles is trading in his drum kit...

Ringo Starr Announced As The New Face Of Skechers

Amal Clooney Named Most Powerful Female In London, Finishes 4th Overall

Amal Clooney's transformation from a successful human rights lawyer to...

 Amal Clooney Named Most Powerful Female In London, Finishes 4th Overall

Tori Spelling Hospitalized And Quarantined For Suspected Enterovirus

Tori Spelling has spent the last couple of days in the Cedars-Sinai Medical...

Tori Spelling Hospitalized And Quarantined For Suspected Enterovirus

Bethenny Frankel Set For A 'Real Housewives of New York' Return

Bethenny Frankel is making a return to reality TV! After weeks of speculation...

Bethenny Frankel Set For A 'Real Housewives of New York' Return

Oscar de la Renta, Fashion Designer to the Stars, Dies Aged 82

Oscar de la Renta, the revered fashion designer who most recently dressed...

Oscar de la Renta, Fashion Designer to the Stars, Dies Aged 82
Advertisement

Comments

Newsletter

Subscribe to this news alert service to receive news and reviews on

Unsubscribe | Unsubscribe All