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Just because they're in the public eye, it doesn't mean celebrities don't have to abide by the rules. Many famous people have had run-ins with the law, and some of them even spent time behind bars. Just because they are well-known doesn't mean they are immune to the laws that all citizens must abide by. Unfortunately for some, they had to face the consequences of their actions in front of the entire world. 

More from MamásLatinas: The biggest celebrity scandals in 2018

Some celebrities have broken laws, ranging from major crimes like manslaughter to less serious ones, like shoplifting or driving over the speed limit. Several men have been accused of assault against women, and those stories are so disturbing. Bill Cosby, R. Kelly, and William Levy are among the men who have been accused of sexual misconduct. 

Actor Pablo Lyle found himself in a situation that completely changed his life. He was involved in a traffic road-rage incident in April 2019 in which he allegedly punched an elderly man during a confrontation. The man died from the injuries. Cardi B and Shakira are dealing with their own legal troubles, which proves that having money doesn't solve all our problems. Scroll through to see other stars who have had or are currently dealing with issues with the law. 

Pablo Lyle is facing 15 years behind bars. 1

Pablo Lyle is facing 15 years behind bars.

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The Mexican actor was charged with felony battery after he allegedly fatally punched a 63-year-old man during a road-rage confrontation in Miami in March 2019. He may also be charged with second-degree murder. The actor is currently under house arrest until his next court hearing. 

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Cardi B turned herself into the police. 2

Cardi B turned herself into the police.

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The rapper surrendered to police in October 2018 at the 109th Police Precinct in Queens, New York, in connection to a fight that took place inside a strip club in August of that year. Cardi was ordered to appear in court on charges related to allegedly ordering an attack on two bartenders at Angels Strip Club in College Point.

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Shakira is being accused of tax evasion. 3

Shakira is being accused of tax evasion.

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The singer was charged with tax evasion in Spain in December 2018. Prosecutors said the Colombian star didn't pay $16 million worth in taxes between 2012 and 2014. 

Farruko found himself in a sticky situation. 4

Farruko found himself in a sticky situation.

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The singer was accused of hiding nearly $52,000 in undeclared cash in his luggage and his shoes when he flew into Puerto Rico from the Dominican Republic in April 2018. He was placed under house arrest in his home in Miami until his trial, and has to ask the court for permission if he needs to travel for work.

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R. Kelly is awaiting trial on sexual abuse charges. 5

R. Kelly is awaiting trial on sexual abuse charges.

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After decades of allegations made against him, the singer was arrested and charged with 10 counts of aggravated sexual abuse in February 2019. He was accused of sexually abusing four young women, and at least three of them were minors at the time of the alleged incidents, which occurred between 1998 and 2010. The allegations resurfaced after the Lifetime documentary Surviving R. Kelly aired in January.

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Zion apologized to his fans following his arrest in March 2019. 6

The singer was arrested for drunk driving and for driving over the speed limit in a residential area in Miami. He was reportedly driving at 70 mph in a 40 mph zone. 

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Daniela Castro was accused of shoplifting in 2018. 7

Daniela Castro was accused of shoplifting in 2018.

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The actress was arrested in San Antonio, Texas, in September 2018, after she was accused of stealing several items from department store Saks Off 5th. The charges were later dropped and then Criminal District Attorney of Bexar County Nicolas "Nico" LaHood said it had all been a "misunderstanding" as she had spent a lot of money paying for the items at the store that day.

Justin Bieber was caught street racing in Miami. 8

Justin Bieber was caught street racing in Miami.

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The pop star was arrested in January 2014 and charged with drunk driving, resisting arrest, and driving without a valid license.

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Don Omar was accused of domestic violence by his ex-girlfriend. 9

The singer was arrested in Puerto Rico in 2014 and faced six charges, including domestic violence, mistreatment, threatening, illegal possession of a firearm, and aiming a weapon at his then-girlfriend Rebeca Lopez. She later dropped the charges.

Tekashi 6ix9ine's budding career came to a halt because of his legal issues. 10

Tekashi 6ix9ine's budding career came to a halt because of his legal issues.

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The rapper was charged with federal racketeering and firearms charges, including conspiracy to murder and armed robbery. If convicted, he could face life in prison. 

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Luis Miguel was arrested in 2017. 11

Luis Miguel was arrested in 2017.

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The singer was arrested on a contempt order after he failed to appear to various court hearings for a lawsuit he was facing from his former manager, William Brockhaus. He later settled the suit.

Mauricio Islas was accused of having sexual relations with a minor. 12

Mauricio Islas was accused of having sexual relations with a minor.

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The actor was arrested in August 2004 after José Luis Rodríguez "El Puma," accused Mauricio of having sex with his daughter, Génesis Rodríguez, who was under age at the time. It was reported that they settled matters privately and the actor publicly apologized.

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Bruno Mars was found with a bag of cocaine. 13

Bruno Mars was found with a bag of cocaine.

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The singer was arrested after he was allegedly found with a bag of cocaine inside a bathroom at the Las Vegas Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in 2010. He was booked into the county jail for suspicion of possession of a controlled substance, and the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department said he was carrying 2.6 grams of cocaine. The charges were eventually dismissed. He later told GQ that the experience taught him that he had risked everything he had worked for because of the incident, and that the lesson he took from that: "It can all be taken away."

Lori Loughlin found herself in quite a scandal in March 2019. 14

Lori Loughlin found herself in quite a scandal in March 2019.

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The Full House actress was charged with fraud for her reported involvement with a massive college admissions scam, in which she was allegedly involved to get her daughters into the University of Southern California. She later also faced charges of conspiracy to commit mail and wire fraud, and conspiracy to commit money laundering after rejecting a plea deal. Those charges carry a maximum sentence of 20 years behind bars, for a total of 40 years. Loughlin's case is still evolving.

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Felicity Huffman was also allegedly involved in the college admissions scheme. 15

Felicity Huffman was also allegedly involved in the college admissions scheme.

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The actress was arrested and is among 33 parents accused of using their money to help their children cheat on standardized tests and bribe college administrators to get them admitted into the schools. Huffman pleaded guilty and is awaiting sentencing. 

Esteban Loaiza was arrested on drug charges. 16

Esteban Loaiza was arrested on drug charges.

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The former MLB star was arrested in 2018 and faced charges for possession, transport, and intent to sell nearly 44 pounds of cocaine. He pleaded guilty to the charges and was sentenced to three years in prison.

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Conor McGregor got in trouble for allegedly smashing a fan's phone. 17

Conor McGregor got in trouble for allegedly smashing a fan's phone.

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The mixed martial arts fighter was arrested at the Fontainebleau Miami Beach hotel after he was accused of smashing a phone from a fan's hand when they tried to take a picture. He then reportedly stomped on the $1,000 phone and walked off with it. Miami police charged him with felony strong-arm robbery and criminal mischief.

Cristiano Ronaldo was sued over an alleged rape. 18

Cristiano Ronaldo was sued over an alleged rape.

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Kathryn Mayorga accused the soccer star of raping her in a Las Vegas hotel room in 2009.

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Chris Brown has had a long history of legal troubles. 19

Chris Brown has had a long history of legal troubles.

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Most recently, in January 2019, he was arrested in Paris over accusations of aggravated rape and drug violations. He was not charged and was later released. In 2009, the singer faced a felony assault charge after a domestic violence incident with then-girlfriend, Rihanna.

William Levy was sued for sexual assault against a minor. 20

William Levy was sued for sexual assault against a minor.

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The woman claimed in 2010 that the actor had sexually abused her when she was under age. The young woman later dropped the lawsuit, and it was reported that they settled privately. 

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Bill Cosby was sentenced to prison for sexual assault. 21

Bill Cosby was sentenced to prison for sexual assault.

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The comedian is serving a sentence of three to 10 years in a state prison for drugging and sexually assaulting Andrea Constand at his home in 2004. Multiple women also came forward to accuse the actor of assault.