There’s a lot of shifting perspectives when it comes to celebrities – our sports heroes, our Hollywood stars, our empire-founders. Sometimes we like to see them as normal people, everyday types just like us who have similar problems and struggles.
Sometimes we like to put them on a pedestal and admire all the ways in which they are flawless – or at least crazy. And right down the middle of those perspectives run the way that celebrity crimes are treated. Is it a serious scandal? A horrifying event? A sad little tale? A slap on the wrist? Yes, all those and more – let’s take a look at some of the most notable cases.