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Khloe Kardashian files for divorce from husband Lamar Odom

Reality TV personality Khloe Kardashian has filed for divorce from her husband of four years, Lamar Odom, People reports.

The news of the split comes hot on the heels of the speculation that Odom’s recent substance-abuse issues are to blame for the strain on the couple’s marriage.

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Lamar Odom pleads no contest to DUI, gets probation

Former NBA player Lamar Odom, husband of Khloé Kardashian, pleaded no contest Monday to a drunken driving charge and accepted a sentence of three years’ probation and three months of alcohol abuse treatment.

In a deal with prosecutors, Odom entered the plea to one misdemeanor count of driving under the influence and was also ordered to pay $1,814 in fines and penalties, Los Angeles city attorney’s spokesman Frank Mateljan said. Odom had faced a maximum sentence of six months in jail.

The status of his suspended driver’s license will be determined at a separate hearing in front of the Department of Motor Vehicles.

Odom’s attorney, Richard Hutton, appeared in court to enter the plea for him. A phone message left with Hutton was not immediately returned.

The 34-year-old power forward and husband of reality TV star Khloé Kardashian is currently out of the NBA, going unsigned as a free-agent after averaging a career-low 4 points and 5.9 rebounds last season with the Los Angeles Clippers.
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Lamar Odom charged with DUI

Basketball star Lamar Odom has been charged with a misdemeanor count of driving under the influence, nearly two weeks after his Mercedes-Benz was pulled over on a Southern California freeway.

The Los Angeles city attorney’s office said Friday that the charges stem from Odom’s Aug. 30 arrest in the San Fernando Valley. The husband of reality TV star Khloé Kardashian was taken into custody after a sobriety test.

The California Highway Patrol said Odom’s car was observed traveling in a “serpentine manner.” The 33-year-old Odom could face six months in jail and a $1,000 fine if convicted.

A call to Odom’s agent for comment was not immediately returned.

After spending the 2012 season with the Dallas Mavericks, Odom returned to the Clippers last year. He is now a free agent.

Lamar Odom out of rehab after one day

Lamar Odom is already out of rehab just one day after checking in, People reports. The NBA free agent and husband of Khloé Kardashian Odom checked in Wednesday morning to treat issues with drug and alcohol abuse, and People reports that he left the facility Thursday afternoon.

Odom’s short rehab stint comes just a week after he was arrested for DUI.

Lamar Odom enters rehab

Lamar Odom, NBA star and husband of Khloé Kardashian Odom, has checked into rehab for drug and alcohol abuse, People reports. The news comes not even a week after the basketball player was arrested for DUI.

“He realized he needs help,” a source told the magazine.

Odom — who frequently appears with his wife on Keeping Up With the Kardashians and has his own spinoff show with her, Khloé & Lamar — was most recently on the Los Angeles Clippers roster, though his arrest and rehab stint could put his NBA future in jeopardy.

Lamar Odom arrested for DUI, released on bail

Khloe Kardashian Odom’s husband, Lamar Odom, was arrested for driving under the influence at 3:54 a.m. early Friday morning. People reports that Odom, 33, was pulled over by the California Highway Patrol on the 101 Freeway in the San Fernando Valley for driving below the speed limit in a “serpentine manner,” according to the CHP.

CHP spokesman Leland Tang explained, “The most dangerous aspect is that he was driving 50 mph on a freeway with a speed of 65 mph. That is never a good sign. That’s not safe.” READ FULL STORY

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