paris hilton getty Paris Hilton avoids jail on coke charge, Katy Perry stands by her manA few easy-to-digest pieces of celebrity news for your Saturday:

Paris Hilton will stay out of jail — and avoid a felony charge on her record — by pleading to lesser charges in her Las Vegas cocaine arrest. She’s scheduled to plead guilty to misdemeanor drug possession and obstruction and get a year of probation on Monday. [Las Vegas Review-Journal]

Katy Perry is not so upset with fianc� Russell Brand’s arrest for allegedly hitting a paparazzo on Friday. She tweets, “If you cross the line & try and put a lens up my dress, my fianc� will do his job and protect me.” Aww. [Popeater]

]]>Kelly McGillis is a new bride. She and girlfriend Melanie Leis had a civil-union ceremony earlier this week in New Jersey. [The New York Times] Ricki Lake and her family escaped early Saturday as the house she was renting in Malibu burned down. There’s no word yet on the cause of the fire. [TMZ] Follow Zap2it and Zap2itRick on Twitter and Zap2it on Facebook for the latest TV, movie and celebrity news. Photo credit: Getty Images

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