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Matthew Fox has been involved in a number of bizarre, potentially dangerous incidents in the past year, and it may land the former Lost star in rehab.
The actor accepted a plea deal that will allow him to avoid jail time in his Oregon DUI case if he successfully completes a “court diversion program.”
He pleaded no contest on June 1 to one count of driving under the influence of intoxicants, and will be forced to treat his apparent alcohol issue.
Matthew Fox and his wife, Margherita Ronchi.
“He has to go to an evaluator for alcohol [abuse] and complete any recommended treatment program,”More >
On balance, it was a pretty decent week for Matthew Fox.
The former Lost star’s crotch-punching accuser dropped her (yes, her) case against him yesterday, and today, he struck a deal to avoid jail for DUI.
On the downside? His Lost co-star Dominic Monaghan said Fox beats women. Often. And stood by the comment. Not good PR there. Hey, 2-for-3.
Fox was pulled over in Bend, Oregon, on May 4. Police observed the actor swerving out of his lane, decided Fox was intoxicated and arrested him.
In exchange for serving no jail time, Fox pleaded no contest to one count of DUI. The star’s drivingMore >
Point, Matthew Fox?
The same week this former Lost star faced extreme accusations from former colleague Dominic Monaghan – who Tweeted that Fox often beats women – he received good news in the case of a lawsuit filed against him by Heather Bormann, a female bus driver who alleges Fox punched her in a private area last summer:
It has been dismissed with prejudice, meaning Bormann cannot file again.
Bormann’s attorney, J. Norman Stark, tells TMZ, the actor did not pay his client any kind of settlement. Instead, he actually admits to parting ways with Bormann due to her difficultMore >