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Check out Photo Booth Pics from Kim and Kanye's Wedding

Kim Kardashian, Kanye West

Cell phones weren't allowed at Kim Kardashian and Kanye West's wedding, but it took no time for guests to upload photobooth pictures to Instagram.

Look back on Kim Kardashian's timeline of men

The couple got hitched in Florence, Italy,​ on Saturday at Fort Belvedere, a 16th-century fortress that now houses contemporary art exhibitions. While official photos have yet to be released, thanks to Grammy-winning musician Tony Williams, Kendall Jenner and Joe Francis, you can get a sneak peek at Kim's reception outfit and more. Check out some of our favorites:

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Girls Gone Wild Founder Joe Francis Sentenced to Jail, Anger Management

Joe Francis

Girls Gone Wild founder Joe Francis was sentenced to 270 days in county jail Tuesday, reports.

Francis, 40, was also sentenced to 36 months probation. Additionally, he must complete... read more

Joe Francis "Deeply Regrets" Saying Jury That Convicted Him Should Be Shot

Joe Francis

One day after Joe Francis declared that the jury that convicted him for assault was "mentally f---ing retarded" and "should all be lined up and shot," the Girls Gone Wild founder had something else to add: just kidding!

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Girls Gone Wild Founder Joe Francis: The Jury That Convicted Me Should Be Euthanized

Joe Francis

Just weeks after being convicted of assault, Girls Gone Wild founder Joe Francis is speaking out, bashing the court system, jurors, Steve Wynn, his critics' penis sizes and a whole lot more.

In 2011, three women accused Francis of refusing to let them leave his Hollywood home. One woman claimed Francis had attacked her, grabbing her by the throat and hair and slamming her head into his tile floor multiple times. Earlier this month, Francis was convicted of assault stemming from the incident. He was also convicted of three counts of false imprisonment and one count of dissuading a witness from reporting. He faces up to five years in prison.

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Girls Gone Wild Creator Joe Francis Convicted of Assault

Joe Francis

Girls Gone Wild creator Joe Francis was convicted of assault stemming from incident at his mansion in in 2011,The Associated Press reports. He was also convicted of three counts of false imprisonment and one count of dissuading a witness from reporting. read more

Girls Gone Wild Files for Bankruptcy

Joe Francis

The company behind Girls Gone Wild filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy Wednesday, the company said in a statement.

"Yesterday... read more

Ashley Dupre Goes Wild with Lawsuit Against Joe Francis

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In a potential reversal of seeming unlimited fortune for Joe Francis in the aftermath of the Eliot Spitzer scandal, Ashley Dupré is suing the Girls Gone Wild honcho for $10 million. Dupré, the call girl at the center of the scandal, filed suit Monday, claiming that Francis and his company had exploited her image and name without her consent, just to make a buck. (Check out a tamer version of the video in question here.)Following the former governor's scandal, Francis unearthed footage of Dupré on a dance floor in Florida at age 17 as she's going, yes, just a little wild. Dupré, however, claims that Francis' crew pushed her into shimmying for booze, baring her chest for their cameras, and signing a release that she did not fully understand, much less have the legal authority to sign anyway, says the diplomat, Francis (who was released from jail just months ago following a tax-evasion suit) said he was "surprised and in fact amazed" at the lawsuit. ... read more

Girls Gone Wild Puts Ashley Dupre in Spotlight

Ashley Alexandra Dupré

Girls Gone Wild mastermind Joe Francis knows how to capitalize on a good thing when he sees it, and the recent scandal with former governor Eliot Spitzer is no exception. On Friday, Francis is announcing on E!'s Chelsea Lately that he'll be adding a free DVD of call girl Ashley Dupré in the premiere issue of Girls Gone Wild Magazine.Dupré will be the first lucky lady to star in his seven-disc series, Hookers Gone Wild. Ever the logical businessman, Francis tells Lately host Chelsea Handler, "We could release it on the Internet.... The problem with the Internet [is] the minute we put it up there, even if we're charging, it's out. Everybody sees it for free regardless, and we didn't want to charge for it. So, we're going to give it away."The DVD isn't Dupré's first appearance with the Francis franchise. In 2003, she spent a week on the GGW bus in Florida; some of her trip was taped, and the recording has been making the rounds this week. Her latest production will be av... read more


Prince's 3121 has debuted at the top of Billboard's album charts, marking the first first-place bow of his career.... Graceland, the home where Elvis Presley lived, gorged and died, has officially been upgraded from tourist trap to national landmark.... Girls Gone Wild creator Joe Francis is out to buy Playboy, the New York Post reports.... Come fall, Lynn Toler will be replacing Mablean Ephriam as the judge on Divorce Court.... As if standing trial for murder weren't bad enough, record mogul Phil Spector is now being sued for millions by a personal assistant who claims he sexually harassed her. What's next? Gum on his shoe? read more


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