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Singer Patti LaBelle performs during the 'A Concert For Hope' event, hosted by Washington National Cathedral. (credit: Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Texas Attorney: Patti LaBelle Had Bodyguard Beat Cadet

An ex-West Point cadet’s attorney has told jurors that veteran R&B singer Patti LaBelle ordered her bodyguard to beat up the cadet, who was waiting outside a Texas airport terminal for a ride home.

09/16/2014

Singer Patti LaBelle performs during the 'A Concert For Hope' event, hosted by Washington National Cathedral. (credit: Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Texas Jury Acquits Patti LaBelle’s Bodyguard Of Assault

Singer Patti LaBelle’s bodyguard has been acquitted misdemeanor assault in a confrontation with a drunken West Point cadet at a Houston airport terminal.

11/11/2013

Singer Patti LaBelle performs during the 'A Concert For Hope' event, hosted by Washington National Cathedral. (credit: Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Patti LaBelle Testifies For Bodyguard In Texas Trial

The son of singer Patti LaBelle told a Texas jury that he was hit in the face by a man at a an airport terminal after the man shouted racial slurs at his mom. His testimony came one day after LaBelle testified in the trial of her bodyguard Efrem Holmes.

11/08/2013