Former 'Idol 2' finalist Corey Clark charged with misdemeanor assault
UPI News Service, 06/27/2005
Corey Clark, the former "American Idol" contestant who claimed an affair with Paula Abdul has been charged with assaulting his ex-girlfriend in a hotel room.
The Sacramento Bee reports that police were called to Clark's hotel in Sacramento after other guests reported hearing a fight. Clark and his ex-girlfriend both had scratched arms, and she was bruised as well.
Clark was given a summons for a misdemeanor domestic assault charge and released.