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Mischa Barton refuses to pay sobriety bill

Mischa Barton refuses to pay sobriety bill

Feb 23 2013, 2:26pm CST | by

Mischa Barton refuses to pay her former sobriety coaches. The former 'The O.C.' actress turned handbag designer was ordered to pay Doctors' Choice Nursing (DCN) $95,000 for services they provided...

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Mischa Barton refuses to pay sobriety bill

Feb 23 2013, 2:26pm CST | by

Mischa Barton refuses to pay her former sobriety coaches.

The former 'The O.C.' actress turned handbag designer was ordered to pay Doctors' Choice Nursing (DCN) $95,000 for services they provided her in 2009 but she claims she is not responsible for the outstanding bill as she didn't hire the team to look after her.

A default judgment was entered against the 27-year-old star in 2011 after she failed to show up in court when the company filed a lawsuit to recoup the money owed to them for helping her to stay sober.

But Mischa's lawyer argued in court on Thursday (02.21.13) that her mother hired the sobriety nurses and therefore she ran up the bills so the actress isn't responsible for them, according to gossip website TMZ.com.

The 'Bhopal: A Prayer for Rain' actress is fighting the default judgment and her lawyer pointed out that the owner of the DCN failed to notify Mischa directly about the mounting bill, saying it didn't make sense if they thought she was responsible for paying it.

The owner claimed that she didn't want to add to Mischa's stress, as it was the nurses' job to keep her sober before an important acting role in 2009, the same year that she was starring in 'The Beautiful Life' and was legally held in hospital under psychiatric observation.

A judge has yet to rule on who is liable to pay the bill.

Mischa, who is now based in London, recently said she wants to escape Hollywood and live on a farm after turning her life around following a dramatic few years.

She said: "The people in my life are so over [the celebrity lifestyle]. They're not the kind of people to read the gossip press. Getting caught up in that young Hollywood bulls**t is not my vibe.

"I'm ready to go and get a farm and live in the middle of nowhere. I'm pretty proud of the person I've become in the past few years, considering what I've been through. I have a great support network. I don't think that the Parises and Lindsays have the same kind of support network."

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6 weeks ago

Mischa Barton Hosts Event ... BY HERSELF - Casino Entourage: Thin to Win (TMZ.com)

Jun 4 2014 2:00pm CDT | Source: WeSmirch.com

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TMZ.com: Mischa Barton Hosts Event ... BY HERSELF — Casino Entourage: Thin to Win  —  Mischa Barton bucked the trend — her entourage caused zero problems in an Atlantic City nightclub ... because TMZ has learned she rolled completely solo to host the event.  —  Barton was the celeb gu ...
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6 weeks ago

Mischa Barton: Drunk & Alone!

Jun 4 2014 1:47pm CDT | Source: Celeb TV

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It looks like Mischa Barton might need a friend! TMZ is reporting the star hosted a party at a Harrah's resort and rather than rolling in with an entourage Mischa showed up solo! The website claims Mischa stayed til 3am taking shots of tequila by herself and drinking champagne. But rather than poke fun at the actress, we applaud her! Who else do you know that can go clubbing all alone ...
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6 weeks ago

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Jun 4 2014 12:00pm CDT | Source: I'm Not Obsessed

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Your daily dose of celebrity news and gossip, brought to you by Helen Mirren. Guess which Kardashian is pregnant! (OK! Magazine) Mark Wahlberg has a new Bentley – ya jealous? (Moe Jackson) Scarlett Johansson and her baby bump stepped out for a walk. (HuffPost Celebrity) Helen Mirren and Ryan Reynolds get cozy – kind of. (PopSugar) Meg Ryan and her daughter Daisy did a school run – complete with homework. (Celebrity B ...
Source: I'm Not Obsessed   Full article at: I'm Not Obsessed
 

 
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7 weeks ago

Mischa Barton -- Thin to Win with Her Casino Entourage

Jun 4 2014 2:40am CDT | Source: TMZ

Mischa Barton Portrait Session
Mischa Barton bucked the trend -- her entourage caused zero problems in an Atlantic City nightclub ... because TMZ has learned she rolled completely solo to host the event.Barton was the celeb guest host for Pool After Dark last Saturday n ...
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