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Celebrity Chef Paula Deen (AP Photo)

Judge approves deal dismissing Paula Deen lawsuit

SAVANNAH, Ga. (AP) — A federal judge signed off Monday on a deal to dismiss a discrimination lawsuit against celebrity cook Paula Deen. A civil lawsuit accusing the former Food Network star and her brother […]

08/26/2013

Celebrity Chef Paula Deen (AP Photo)

NY man pleads guilty in Paula Deen extortion case

SAVANNAH, Ga. (AP) — A New York man pleaded guilty in federal court Friday to trying to extort $200,000 from Paula Deen by threatening to reveal damaging information about the embattled celebrity cook if she […]

08/10/2013

Celebrity Chef Paula Deen (AP Photo)

NY man pleads not guilty in Deen extortion plot

  SAVANNAH, Ga. (AP) — A New York man has pleaded not guilty to charges he tried to extort embattled celebrity cook Paula Deen. Federal court documents show Thomas George Paculis of Newfield, N.Y., appeared […]

07/16/2013