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Lamar Odom Charged With DUI After 'Slow Driving' Incident
After being pulled over by cops on August 30 for driving too slowly on the 101 and then failing several sobriety tests, Lamar Odom has been charged with a DUI.
TMZ reports that the basketball star and Kardashian husband is being hit with one DUI charge for the incident, during which he also refused to submit to a blood alcohol test. Because of that, though, he will have his driver's license taken away.
Odom has been facing a slew of problems lately, with rumors flying that he's addicted to crack, checking into rehab, on the outs with his wife, and in denial about all of it.
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