Rich found guilty of assault.

Rich found guilty of assault.
Richard Hatch was convicted yesterday of assaulting his ex-boyfriend. The judge said he used “excessive force” and sentenced Rich to one year of probation. Rich will appeal the ruling.
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Andy Dehnart is a journalist who has covered reality television for more than 15 years and created reality blurred in 2000. A member of the Television Critics Association, his writing and criticism about television, culture, and media has appeared on NPR and in Playboy, Buzzfeed, and many other publications. Andy, 37, also directs the journalism program at Stetson University in Florida, where he teaches creative nonfiction and journalism. He has an M.F.A. in nonfiction writing and literature from Bennington College. More about reality blurred and Andy.