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Lindsay Lohan's Defense on Jewelry Theft Case: 'I Would Never Steal'

February 11, 2011 (8:39 am) GMT
Insisting she did not lie on court about the jewelery drama, the 24-year-old star wrote on her Facebook page, 'I was not raised to lie, cheat, or steal.'

has protested her innocence after she was charged with felony theft on Wednesday, February 9 in a new Facebook posting. The actress has pleaded not guilty to accusations she stole a necklace from a Venice, California jeweler, maintaining she understood the item was on loan to her.

Her lawyer Shawn Chapman Holley insists the case against the "" star is "entirely defensible", but she's interested in taking a plea deal with prosecutors if it means no jail for Lohan. The actress insists that doesn't mean she has been lying about the jewelery drama. Taking to her Facebook page, she writes, "fyi - i would never steal, in case people are wondering. I was not raised to lie, cheat, or steal."

Lohan also hit back at reports she was dressed inappropriately for her day in court on Wednesday, February 9. She wore a figure-hugging white mini-dress, which critics suggest resembles the one a pants-less wore in "Basic Instinct". The actress adds, "Also, what i wear to court shouldnt be front page news. it's just absurd. god bless."

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