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Anthony Pellicano Trial

Pellicano Trial: Audiotapes, Secret Information and A Studio Chief

Allison Hope Weiner | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Allison Hope Weiner

While the jury stared at their transcripts, Mr. Pellicano's profanities were blasted through the courtroom as he told attorney Peter Knect that client, Bilal Baroody owed Ron Meyer around $300,000.

Pellicano Trial: Spurned Lovers, Prostitutes and Cyber Geeks

Allison Hope Weiner | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Allison Hope Weiner

Mr. Pfeiffer told the courtroom that Mr. Pellicano was extremely effective against Ms. Finn. Mr. Pellicano confirmed that Ms. Finn was working as a prostitute at the time she was dating Mr. Pfeiffer.

Pellicano Trial: Bert Fields To Take The Fifth

Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

Attorney to the stars Bert Fields will take the fifth amendment in the trial of Anthony Pellicano, Huffington Post has learned. Fields, who represents...

LA Journalist Who Sparked Pellicano Investigation Set To Testify At Trial

Huffington Post via New York Times | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

From the New York Times' David Halbfinger: The long series of events leading to the trial of the Hollywood private investigator Anthony Pellicano on ...

Pellicano Trial: Courtney Love Caught On Tape

Allison Hope Weiner | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Allison Hope Weiner

Listen to it: Courtney Love was concerned that an ex-assistant, who'd allegedly hacked into her email account, was going to publish all kinds of personal correspondence with her famous friends.

Pellicano Trial: Week 2 Closes With An Echoing Threat

Allison Hope Weiner | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Allison Hope Weiner

All and all, today was a much better day for the government at the Pellicano trial. Even though they let Mr. Grey off the hook, throwing him numerous...

Pellicano Trial: On Bert Fields, Brad Grey and Garry Shandling

Allison Hope Weiner | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Allison Hope Weiner

So while court was not in session, Bert Fields, the attorney for Brad Grey during the Shandling v. Grey lawsuit, made a statement attacking Garry Shandling's testimony, and Shandling's attorney responds.

Pellicano Trial: Shandling's Ex Linda Doucett Testifies About Threats

Allison Hope Weiner | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Allison Hope Weiner

The most riveting testimony of the day came from a nervous and often scattered Linda Doucett, the former girlfriend of comedian Garry Shandling.

Chris Rock And Anthony Pellicano's Secret Phone Call: The Tryst, The Tissue Of DNA And All The Details

Allison Hope Weiner | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Allison Hope Weiner

**Scroll Down To Listen To The Complete Audio - My Exclusive Tape** Below is the entire 31-minute conversation in 2001 between Chris Rock and Anthony...

Pellicano Trial: Greg Dovel Testifies About Being Tapped

Allison Hope Weiner | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Allison Hope Weiner

So finally today, we got a witness on the stand, Gregory Dovel, who actually testified about how his conversations with his client were intercepted by Mr. Pellicano.

Pellicano Trial: FBI Experts, Computer Hacking And Crazy Cross Examination

Allison Hope Weiner | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Allison Hope Weiner

Mr. Hummel established that there were several other LAPD officers who conducted database inquiries on Anita Busch as well as on Kissandra Cohen, an attorney Mr. Pellicano is alleged to have wiretapped.

Pellicano Trial: Lily LeMasters Testifies

Allison Hope Weiner | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Allison Hope Weiner

Ms. LeMasters recalled listening to phone calls in the case called "Kissy" by Mr. Pellicano. She also recalled doing work for Farrah Fawcett by obtaining the DMV and criminal history of her ex-boyfriend.

Pellicano Trial: Brad Grey Testifies And Denies All Knowledge Of Wrongdoing

Allison Hope Weiner | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Allison Hope Weiner

Looking cool and collected, Mr. Grey took every opportunity to let the jury know that he had no knowledge of any illegal activity of Mr. Pellicano's

Pellicano Trial: Belittling Job Titles, Denigrating Office Size and Threatening Witnesses

Allison Hope Weiner | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Allison Hope Weiner

Aware that the only thing that matters more to people in Hollywood than the location of their parking space is their title, Pellicano went for the jugular, insinuating that Tarita Virtue's title was meaningless.

Pellicano Trial: Tarita Virtue In Tears, Puppies Abandoned and a Garry Shandling/Brad Grey Preview

Allison Hope Weiner | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Allison Hope Weiner

Tarita finished Pellicano off with an abandoned puppy story... With Gary Shandling taking the stand tomorrow, I'd guess that Brad Grey isn't looking forward to testimony about what was done to him.

Pellicano Trial: Tarita Virtue's Sexy Pictures, Juror Musings and Ed Masry

Allison Hope Weiner | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Allison Hope Weiner

When Mr. Hummel wanted to introduce some pictures of Ms. Tarita involved in some girl-on-girl semi-action, the judge put a stop to the whole sexy pictures portion of the trial.

Pellicano Trial: Tarita Virtue Back on the Stand, Spotlights Brad Grey and Chris Rock

Allison Hope Weiner | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Allison Hope Weiner

The big bombshells started coming when Ms. Virtue testified that Pellicano had been hired by Brad Grey to find out information on a screenwriter who was suing Grey over credit involving the film Scary Movie.

Pellicano Trial: Tarita Virtue Takes The Stand

Allison Hope Weiner | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Allison Hope Weiner

Tarita Virtue took the stand. She was kind enough to spell out her name for the clerk, noting that "Virtue" is spelled with a "V" as in Vegas.

Anthony Pellicano Trial Witness List

NY Times | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

A hedge fund manager, the billionaire founder of a buyout firm and the former wives of a television actor and a major real estate developer will be cr...