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Rock pleads not guilty over fight
Kid Rock
Rock used to be married to former Baywatch star Pamela Anderson
Rapper Kid Rock has pleaded not guilty to charges stemming from a fight in an Atlanta restaurant in 2007 in which he allegedly hit a man with a chair.

Rock, born Robert Ritchie, pleaded not guilty to five counts of battery and one count of simple battery arising from last October's incident.

The 37-year-old was arrested along with five members of his entourage.

If convicted, Rock could face up to one year in jail plus a $1,000 (503) fine for each charge.

The incident took place on 20 October at a branch of the Waffle House chain near Atlanta, Georgia, where Rock had been performing earlier that evening.

Rock and his five co-defendants waived their rights to appear at the arraignment hearing and were represented by a lawyer.

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