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'Girls Gone Wild' Creator Gets 270 Days In Jail

AP | TAMI ABDOLLAH | Posted 10.27.2013 | Crime

LOS ANGELES — "Girls Gone Wild" creator Joe Francis was sentenced Tuesday to 270 days in jail and three years' probation for choking a woman and...

Joe Francis Sentenced To Jail Over Assault

TMZ | Posted 10.27.2013 | Celebrity

According to our count, Joe has been ordered to serve at least 270 DAYS in county jail. ...

Joe Francis Gets Called Out On 'Couples Therapy'

Posted 08.08.2013 | TV

"Girls Gone Wild" founder Joe Francis didn't want to participate in an anger-release exercise on "Couples Therapy," which had the participants smashin...

'Girls Gone Wild' Founder Says Jury Is 'Retarded' & 'Should Be Shot Dead'

Posted 05.24.2013 | Celebrity

"Girls Gone Wild" founder Joe Francis thinks the jury that convicted him of imprisoning three women and assaulting one is "retarded." In an interv...

'Girls Gone Wild' Founder Convicted Of Assault, False Imprisonment

AP | Posted 07.06.2013 | Crime

LOS ANGELES (AP) — "Girls Gone Wild" founder Joe Francis was found guilty Monday of misdemeanor counts of assault and false imprisonment stemming fr...

10 Mysteries About the Girls Gone Wild Bankruptcy

Gene Marks | Posted 05.08.2013 | Business
Gene Marks

The company's bankruptcy filing listed $16.3 million in debt and $50,000 in assets. How can a company like this even have any assets? Is it the stacks of VHS tapes sitting in the corner? The Hollywood rights to "Sexiest Shower Scenes?"

Risque Empire Files For Bankruptcy

Posted 02.28.2013 | Business

Girls Gone Wild, the famed adult entertainment franchise, is filing for bankruptcy. The company filed for Chapter 11 protection Wednesday, the Wall...

Casino Mogul Denies Death Threat Against 'Girls Gone Wild' Founder

AP | ANTHONY McCARTNEY | Posted 11.04.2012 | Los Angeles

LOS ANGELES — Steve Wynn and porn producer Joe Francis faced off before jurors Tuesday, with the casino mogul denying that he threatened to kill...

Kimye Go Zip Lining In Mexico With 'Girls Gone Wild' Founder

Posted 08.01.2012 | Celebrity

Looks like Kim Kardashian, Kanye West and Joe Francis (yes, of "Girls Gone Wild" fame) got into the Olympic spirit by zip-lining in Mexico recently. ...

Madonna Sued By 'Girls Gone Wild' Founder

TMZ | Posted 04.04.2012 | Celebrity

Joe Francis -- the mastermind behind "Girls Gone Wild" -- is sending Madonna a cease and desist letter, threatening that he'll take legal action if sh...

Girls Gone Wild Chief Sues Vegas Resort Over Gambling Debt

AP | KEN RITTER | Posted 01.03.2012 | Crime

LAS VEGAS — The founder of the "Girls Gone Wild" video empire has upped the ante in a legal dispute over a $2 million casino debt with Las Vegas...

David Arquette's New Gal? | Dahvi Shira | Posted 09.25.2011 | Celebrity

It appears David Arquette has moved on from his estranged wife Courteney Cox. The actor, 39, popped into the Camp Playboy event at Comic-Con last ...

'Girls Gone Wild' Founder Indicted

Carly Schwartz | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

"Girls Gone Wild" founder Joe Francis is in hot water again, but this time it's not for exploiting underage women or even tax evasion. According to th...

MARRIED | 11/8/2010 12:40 AM PST by TMZ Staff   | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

It wasn't an actual wedding, per se -- the "Girls Gone Wild" honcho and his better half, Christina McLarty, had a civil ceremony this weekend at Joe's...

Joe Francis Confirms: Marriage Over After 7 WEEKS

Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

'Girls Gone Wild' founder Joe Francis has confirmed that his marriage to Christina McLarty is over after less than two months. He released the followi...

Joe Francis' Wife Walks Out A Month Into Marriage: Report

Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

Joe Francis and longtime girlfriend Christina McLarty were just married last month, but she has already had enough, according to A ...

Paris Hilton Accused Of Smuggling Drugs In Her Privates

Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

Ryan Simkin, a former 'Girls Gone Wild' cameraman, wrote a tell-all book, and GGW founder Joe Francis has sued to stop its release. In the court p...

'Girls Gone Wild' Man Joe Francis Getting Married | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

Someone check to see if temperatures in hell have dropped below freezing, because Joe Francis, noted gambler, flesh expert and 'Girls Gone Wild' found...

Christina McLarty: Joe Francis' Reporter Fiancee (PHOTO, VIDEO)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Los Angeles local news personality Christina McLarty has gotten engaged to "Girls Gone Wild" founder Joe Francis. Who is the reporter who's going to ...

Peterson Case Gets Even More Bizarre: 'Girls Gone Wild' Producer's Phone Number Found In Savio Autopsy Notes

Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

The trial of former Bolingbrook police sergeant Drew Peterson starts next week, but pretrial discussions about the way Kathleen Savio's autopsy was ha...

'Girls Gone Wild' Founder Joe Francis Gets Plea Deal

AP | ANTHONY McCARTNEY | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

LOS ANGELES — A judge sentenced "Girls Gone Wild" founder Joe Francis on Friday to 301 days already served and a year of probation for filing fa...

Stanford Band Mocks "Girls Gone Wild" Founder Joe Francis In Front Of USC Crowd (VIDEO)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports

Stanford had quite a bit of fun at USC's expense last weekend. The Cardinal demolished the Trojans in Los Angeles, 55-21, and Stanford added additiona...

Joe Francis And Broady Jenner in Bar Fight, Tasered | Posted Aug 28th 2009 7:27AM by TMZ Staff | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

Brody Jenner was in an epic fight outside of Guys and Dolls this morning, with Girls Gone Wild honcho Joe Francis. ...

Porn Business Is Sagging

Lloyd Garver | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Lloyd Garver

Ironically, the internet, that porn-filled swamp, is killing the professional porn industry.

Sluggish Economy Affects Number of College Girls Going Wild

Tom McCaffrey | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
Tom McCaffrey

Spring Break '09 showed the lowest amount of drunken women taking off their tops for video cameras ever.