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Nobody wants to end up on "Cops," but those who appear on the long-running reality TV show do have some legal rights.

"Cops" will soon begin a 10-week filming stretch in San Jose, California, for the first time in the show's 26-year history, reports the San Jose Mercury News. The "Cops" crew will hit the streets alongside San Jose's finest to provide a window into what these men and women do in America's 10th largest city.

As for the "bad boys" (and girls) caught on video, what rights do they have when being filmed for an episode of "Cops?"

Katherine Heigl Sues Duane Reade Over Twitter, Facebook Pics

Actress Katherine Heigl is suing drug-store chain Duane Reade for using her name and image for advertising purposes without her permission.

Duane Reade apparently posted an unauthorized paparazzi photo of the actress on Twitter with the caption "Love a quick #DuaneReade run? Even @KatieHeigl can't resist shopping #NYC's favorite drugstore," according to The Hollywood Reporter. The same photo was posted to Duane Reade's Facebook page.

Heigl is suing the pharmacy under the false advertising clause of the Lanham Act and under New York's right of publicity laws.

Glenn Beck Sued by Boston Bombing Victim for Alleged Defamation

Radio and Internet host Glenn Beck is being sued by a Boston Marathon bombing victim for alleged defamation.

Abdulrahman Alharbi, 20, a student from Saudi Arabia, filed a lawsuit against Beck, who on his radio show called Alharbi the "money man" behind the attacks. Alharbi was injured in the bombings, but was quickly cleared of wrongdoing and was never named as a suspect, according to The Washington Post.

What will Alharbi have to prove in order to make Glenn Beck pay for his words?

Pop singer Justin Bieber has been granted U.S. citizenship, silencing the hundreds of thousands of Americans who petitioned the White House to have him deported.

The Biebs will still have to worry about paparazzi and future DUI court dates, but after a private concert and an impromptu ceremony this morning, the hashtag #DeportBieber is officially #2000andLate.

How did the Canadian singer, who's already sung his way into Americans' hearts, officially become an American citizen?

8 Ways Twitter Has Gotten Celebrities in Trouble

How has Twitter gotten celebrities in trouble? Let us count the ways...

Over the years, Twitter has become the unofficial medium for celebrities to air their (bad) news -- and for all of us non-celebrities to gawk, point, and shake our collective heads at the stars' all-too-human predicaments.

So in honor of Twitter's eighth birthday, here are eight memorable ways celebrities have landed in hot water over what they shared on Twitter:

'The Good Wife': Good Law? - Season 5, Episode 14

This week, "The Good Wife" took place in New York City (where the show, usually set in Chicago, is actually filmed). NYC's new Mayor Bill de Blasio even made a cameo as an annoying mayor!

Despite the hustle and bustle of the Big Apple, the episode centered on Alicia's past and was surprisingly contemplative as it dipped its toes in the complex issue of women in the law.

Here's a legal breakdown of this week's remarkably quiet episode, "A Few Words":

Did 'Pawn Stars' Shop Melt Down $50K in Stolen Coins?

The stars of the History Channel's "Pawn Stars" are embroiled in a real-life drama over stolen coins.

A Las Vegas man's niece stole his $50,000 antique coin collection and hocked it to Gold and Silver Pawn Shop, the business featured in "Pawn Stars." Unfortunately for the coins' rightful owner, the pawn shop says it's too late: They've already melted the coins down, ABC News reports.

Did the coin collector just get nickel and dimed by the legal system?

2014 Oscars: 7 Legal Issues Depicted in 'Best Picture' Nominees

The 86th Annual Academy Awards are almost here. As people scramble to bet on the "Best Picture" winner, it's clear who the real winner is: the law.

Legal issues play a central role in a surprising number of this year's "Best Picture" Oscar nominees.

Here are seven of the "Best Picture" contenders and the real-life legal issues they portray on screen:

Nat'l Enquirer Settles Philip Seymour Hoffman 'Gay Lover' Suit

A settlement has been reached in The National Enquirer lawsuit over an article alleging Philip Seymour Hoffman and a friend were gay lovers.

As a result of the settlement, David Bar Katz, Hoffman's friend who found Hoffman dead, withdrew his suit against the tabloid, The New York Times reports.

According to Katz, the suit was never about the accusations of being gay, "the issue was lying about the drugs, that I would betray my friend by telling confidences."

'Wolf of Wall Street' Lawsuit: Lawyer Wants $25M for Defamation

The lawyer in the Oscar-nominated Martin Scorsese film "The Wolf of Wall Street" has sparked a $25 million lawsuit against the producers.

The lawsuit centers on the portrayal of Nicky "Rugrat" Koskoff, played by actor P.J. Byrne.

Real-life lawyer Andrew Greene claims he is the real "Rugrat" and was portrayed as a toupee-wearing, degenerate drug user -- without consent.