Rod Stewart's Son Gets Jail Time
The son of rocker Rod Stewart was sentenced yesterday (Sept. 12) to 90 days in jail and ordered to undergo drug rehabilitation after pleading no contest to attacking a man outside a Malibu, Calif., reThe son of rocker Rod Stewart was sentenced yesterday (Sept. 12) to 90 days in jail and ordered to undergo drug rehabilitation after pleading no contest to attacking a man outside a Malibu, Calif., restaurant. Sean Stewart, 22, was arrested Dec. 5 after he was seen kicking the man in the face and stomach, the Los Angeles County district attorney's office said in a statement.
Actor Dean Cain and his brother broke up the fight. They followed Stewart after he fled in a car and reported the attack to police.
Stewart was also sentenced to five years of probation and ordered to pay nearly $5,600 to the victim. He could've faced four years in state prison.
In a separate case, Stewart was ordered in June to enter a drug rehabilitation program after pleading guilty to possessing a controlled substance near the Viper Room nightclub in West Hollywood.
Rod Stewart, meanwhile, is readying his J Records debut, "It Had To Be You ... The Great American Songbook." The set will feature renditions of standards such as "It Had To Be You," "These Foolish Things," "Moonglow," "They Can't Take That Away From Me," and "The Way You Look Tonight." Its release has been moved to Oct. 22, a week later than its originally scheduled date.
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