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Hugh Hefner's Son Faces Domestic Violence Charges

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Marston Hefner, left, with Hugh Hefner (Twitter)
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Marston Hefner, Hugh Hefner's 21-year-old son, was charged with inflicting corporal injury on a spouse or cohabitant and vandalism on Tuesday after allegations that he punched and kicked his girlfriend, Playboy Playmate Claire Sinclair, during an argument at their Pasadena apartment, and damaged her computer. Marston was arrested on February 12 after Sinclair's relatives called the cops, fearing for her safety. When they arrived, they found Sinclair with bruises and red marks on her body. She later told E! News that Marston, having been stressed out because they were moving into a new place, lost his temper during a fight and shoved her to the ground, then hit her.

He posted $20,000 bail hours after his arrest, and Sinclair filed a restraining order against him two days later.

If convicted, the younger Hefner could face up to 18 months in prison.