Uncertainty for Lohan after rehab

2011-01-03 14:58

Lindsay Lohan is scheduled to be released from the Betty Ford rehab

centre in Palm Springs sometime today, only to face an uncertain career and

looming legal issues.

For months the actress has been haunted by her inability, or

unwillingness, to shake a three-and-a-half-year-old drunken driving case that

resulted in two rehab stints and two trips to jail last year alone.

And now she also remains under investigation for alleged

misdemeanour battery on a Betty Ford worker and needs to satisfy a criminal

judge that she’s been in compliance with her probation terms during her

three-month stint at the Ford centre.

Still, experts say Lohan has a good shot at recovery. Provided, of

course, that she wants it, changes her party-girl lifestyle and remains in

continued therapy.

If a New Year’s Day message posted on her Twitter account is any

indication, the Mean Girls star seems ready to do just that.

“Today is the first day of the rest of my life,” it said. “‘The

future depends on what we do in the present.’ – Mahatma Gandhi... One step at a


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