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Emile Hirsch, charged with felony assault, checked into rehab

Emile Hirsch, charged with felony assault, checked into rehab

Actor Emile Hirsch checked into rehab for alcohol abuse days after he allegedly assaulted a Paramount Pictures executive at the Sundance Film Festival, according to his attorney, Robert Offer. This announcement comes one day after Hirsch was formally charged with a felony in Utah for the alleged assault. Hirsch, 29, best known for his roles in "Into the Wild" and "Lone Survivor," was extremely drunk during the alleged altercation and has no memory of the event, Offer said in a statement. "However, Emile takes these allegations very seriously, and is devastated that any of this has occurred," according to the statement. "A few days after the...

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