Search Perform an advanced search query SOFTPEDIA
 
SOFTPEDIA
Updated 2 minutes ago
HomeSubmit a program for being reviewedVisit the Softpedia storeAdvertise on our websiteGet help on surfing our websitesSend us your feedbackGet information about our XML/RSS backend and how to use itBrowse the news archiveVisit our discussion forumVizitati forumul in limba romana
Latest Softpedia NewsUltimele stiri Softpedia Latest news Softpedia Poll Daily Gadget Softpedia Opinions News Categ. Top News
SCI / TECH      BUSINESS      EDITORIALS & INTERVIEWS      WORLD      ENTERTAINMENT

3 Years For Catherine Zeta Jones's Stalker
Category: SOFTPEDIA NEWS :: Entertainment :: Video

Catherine Zeta Jones's stalker was sentenced yesterday to 3 years in state prison



Catherine Zeta Jones's stalker was sentenced yesterday to 3 years in state prison, but, due to the time she already spent there, she could be imprisoned for as little as seven months.

Dawnette Knight, 35, cried as the Superior
Court Judge David Mintz sentenced her for 3 years behind bars, approved a 10-year restraining order barring Knight from contact with Zeta-Jones and her family and ordered her to pay $200 US in restitution.

In a letter read out to the Los Angeles court, the actress said: "You have profoundly affected me in how I conduct my life".

"Your actions will be with me the rest of my life - how I will be constantly observing, looking over my shoulder. You will never be famous, you will never be infamous, you are just a criminal."

Knight apologized to Zeta Jones and begged for forgiveness. "I am sorry. I think about it all the time," she said.

Charged with one felony count of stalking and three felony counts of making criminal threats, she could have been sentenced to five years in prison.

Knight wrote Catherine Zeta Jones threatening and violent letters, one letter saying: "We are going to slice her up like meat on a bone and feed her to the dogs".

RELATED LINKS

Mel Gibson Stalker Got 3 Years Behind Bars


9th of July 2005, 13:24 GMT | Copyright (c) 2005 Softpedia | Contact:

Rating: | 0 vote(s) so far | Cast your vote:

Read by 1,390 user(s) | Add comment | Link to this news
Subscribe to news | Print article | Send to friend
TODAY'S HEADLINES: UPDATE: Michelle Pfeiffer's Car Was Stolen  Marilyn Manson Accused of Satanism  Pamela Anderson and Jim Carrey, the Most Powerful Canadians in America  Jim Carrey and Ben Stiller, The Obsolete Pleasure Clones  Keith Richards Becomes Johnny Depp’s Father  Bruce Willis, the Die Hard Dater  Hillary Duff Thinks Britney Spears and Jessica Simpson Are Immature  Kylie To Sing For Her Australian Fans  
Today's News | Yesterday's News | View News Archive
Search:

3 Years For Catherine Zeta Jones's Stalker - USER OPINIONS




We are sorry, there are no opinions available for this article.






SHARE YOUR OPINION ABOUT 3 Years For Catherine Zeta Jones's Stalker


Only registered and logged in users can post comments.
Click here to login, or register.








DO YOU WANT TO CONTACT US?  

If you have some comments or you want to send us some information you can send us an email directly to .
You can use the form below for the same purpose.
Your full name: (at least 3 characters)
Your email address: (at least 5 characters)
Message subject: (at least 5 characters)
Message text:
(at least 10 characters)
 



Welcome!
Hello, Guest

Login if you have a Softpedia.com account.

Otherwise, register for one.


© 2001 - 2005 Softpedia. All rights reserved.
Softpedia™ and Softpedia™ logo are registered trademarks of SoftNews NET SRL.
Privacy Policy | Terms of Use | Contact SoftPedia | Archive