‘Jackass’ star Steve-O gets 30 days in jail for his Sea World protest

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Jackass star Steve-O was sentenced to 30 days in jail on Wednesday after climbing at least 100 feet up a crane in Hollywood to protest Sea World in August, the Associated Press reports

After climbing the crane, Steve-O, who’s real name is Stephen Glover, inflated a large killer whale balloon with the words “Seaworld Sucks” and lit fireworks. Dozens of emergency workers responded to the scene, including a helicopter

Glover pleaded no contest to charges of misdemeanor trespassing and illegal use of fireworks, said Los Angeles City Attorney’s spokesman Frank Mateljan. Glover accepted the charges in stride, saying, “If your goal is to make a statement about captivity, you may as well get yourself locked up!” Read more…

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