Hilton Turns Down Pay Jail Option
Socialite Paris Hilton turned down the option of serving her 23-day
sentence in an up market jail to prove she is "like everyone
The hotel heiress begun her jail term for violating her probation
following a 2006 drink-driving arrest after turning herself in to Los
Angeles Sheriff authorities last night (03Jun07) at 10.30pm.
Hilton claims she turned down the option of attending a "pay
Speaking yesterday (03Jun07), she said, "I did have a choice to go
to a pay jail.
"But I declined because I feel like the media portrays me in a way
that I'm not and that's why I wanted to go to county, to show that I can
do it and I'm going to be treated like everyone else.
"I'm going to do the time, I'm going to do it the right way."