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Shia LaBeouf given plea deal deadline in court

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Jul 24, 2014 | 10:27am EDT

A judge has given Shia Labeouf six weeks to agree a deal with prosecutors over his disorderly conduct case. The Transformers star appeared in court in New York City on Thursday morning (24Jul14) for a hearing connected to his arrest at a Broadway theatre last month (Jun14). LaBeouf, 28, who was detained by police for disrupting a production of Cabaret, has denied charges of disorderly conduct and criminal trespass, but his lawyer G. Robert Gage is attempting to work out a plea deal. During the hearing on Thursday, the judge overseeing the case at the Manhattan court gave both sides six weeks to agree a resolution and ordered the star back for another hearing on 10 September (14). After the Broadway outburst, LaBeouf enrolled in an outpatient rehab program to tackle his drinking.

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