The Legal Trials of Lindsay Lohan

Charged With Felony in Theft of Necklace

Lindsay Lohan
Lindsay Lohan. © Getty Images

On Jan. 22, 2011, Kamofie & Co. a custom jewelry store in Venice Beach, California, reported that a $2,500 diamond necklace was taken from the store by actress Lindsay Lohan. When police got a search warrant for Lohan's home to search for the necklace, it was turned over to police by an associate of Lohan.

Latest Developments

Lindsay Lohan Avoids Jail Again
March 18, 2013
Actress Lindsay Lohan will be headed to a 90-day, locked down alcohol and drug treatment facility as a result of a last-minute plea deal worked out with Los Angeles prosecutors.
Lohan entered a no contest plea to misdemeanor reckless driving and providing false information to police in connection with a June auto crash.

Legal Problems Mount for Lindsay Lohan
Nov. 29, 2012
It seems that Lindsay Lohan's legal troubles are not a thing of the past after all. The "Liz & Dick" actress had charges filed against her on both coasts of the United States within the same 24 hour period, in Santa Monica and New York City.

Previous Developments

Back to Jail For Lindsay Lohan
Nov. 2, 2011
Actress Lindsay Lohan has until Nov. 9 to report to Los Angeles County jail to serve a 30-day sentence for violation of her probation terms. The 25-year-old former Disney star admitted that she violated her terms by getting kicked out of a community service job at a women's shelter.

Lindsay Lohan's Probation Revoked Again
Oct. 19, 2011
A California judge, angry at Lindsay Lohan for violation after violation of her probation terms and frustrated that jail sentences are meaningless in the state, revoked the actress' probation and ordered a hearing for Nov.

2 on whether she will be put behind bars again. Judge Stephanie Sautner ordered Lohan to be placed in custody and handcuffed by deputies.

Lindsay Lohan Gets Plea Deal in Necklace Theft
May 11, 2011
Actress Lindsay Lohan's attorney entered a no contest plea on her behalf to a misdemeanor charge of stealing a $2,500 necklace in exchange for a sentence of 120 days in jail that she had already received for a probation violation.

Lindsay Lohan Sentenced to Jail, Service
April 22, 2011
Actress Lindsay Lohan was sentenced to 120 days in jail and 480 hours of community service for violating her probation in a hearing that prompted both the defense and prosecutors to vow to appeal.

Lindsay Lohan to Fight Theft Charge
March 24, 2011
Lindsay Lohan has rejected a plea deal in her felony grand theft case on charges that she stole a necklace from a Venice Beach jewelry store. Lohan's attorney informed the Judge Keith Schwartz that the actress will not be entering a guilty plea in the case, but will plead not guilty.

Judge Gives Lindsay Lohan Two Weeks to Decide
March 10, 2011
A California judge has given actress Lindsay Lohan another two weeks to decide if she will accept a plea deal on charges of stealing a necklace from a Venice Beach jewelry store. Lohan must decide by March 23 if she will plead guilty or not guilty on the theft charge.

Lindsay Lohan's No-Jail Plea Deal Rejected
Feb. 24, 2011
The good news for Lindsay Lohan is she is about to save a lot of minutes on her cell phone plan. A judge has informed the former Disney star if she enters a plea or goes to trial on theft charges her probation will be revoked and she will go to jail.

Lindsay Lohan Charged With Felony
Feb. 10, 2011
Actress Lindsay Lohan is now free on $40,000 bond with a warning from a judge that she should not push her luck by getting into further legal trouble. Her bail was set after she pleaded not guilty to a charge of felony grand theft of a $2,500 necklace from a Venice beachside shop.