Following a July 19th incident with a photographer at LAX, Kanye West has been charged with criminal battery and attempted grand theft, both of which are misdemeanors.
TMZ reports that the paparazzo filed a lawsuit and hired attorney Gloria Allred, who says the confrontation left her client badly injured. If convicted, West faces a maximum of 1 year in prison. His arraignment is scheduled for October 10th.
Watch the video of the encounter above and tell us what you think. Is Kanye guilty or is the photographer looking for a payday?