Troubled former child star Amanda Bynes is mentally unfit to face charges for a DUI arrest in 2013, according to her lawyer. Bynes was originally scheduled to appear in court on Tuesday but her attorney, Rich Hutton, reportedly told the judge in the case that the actress could not attend due to her lack of ability to “understand the nature of the legal proceedings.”
Amanda Bynes is currently being held in a long-term treatment center for evaluation and treatment after her parents took over conservatorship of her and her estate. The judge in the DUI case has thrown the ball to the mental health court to hold a hearing to determine whether or not Amanda has the mental competency to stand trial.
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The latest Amanda Bynes hit and run could lead to the actress spending some serious time in the slammer. Amanda Bynes, 26, has been charged with two counts of hit and run by the Los Angeles police. If she doesn’t manage to evade the charges, she could possibly face up to a year in prison.
The latest Amanda Bynes hit and run allegedly happened on August 4. A woman filed a police report claiming the actress rear-ended her car and then fled the scene without leaving her insurance information. This was the second alleged Amanda Bynes hit and run accident this year.
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Actress Amanda Bynes was arrested on Friday morning on suspicion of drunk driving after hitting a cop car in West Hollywood. The 26-year-old actress was taken into custody around 3 am on Friday. She has since been released on bail. The former child star of the Nickelodeon shows All That and The Amanda Show announced her retirement from acting in 2010 at age 24, saying that she no longer enjoyed it.
According to the police report from the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s office, Amanda Bynes, driving a black BMW, was attempting to pass a cop car stopped at intersection when she hit the vehicle on the right, rear side.
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