Charlie Sheen: A timeline of troubles

Slideshow posted in Entertainment News | Thursday, January 27, 2011

5 of 22: In 2005, a pregnant Denise Richards filed for divorce from Charlie Sheen on the grounds that he had abused drugs and alcohol and threatened her with violence. Richards was Sheen's second wife and during a bitter custody battle for their two daughters, Richards claimed that Sheen physically and verbally abused her and had threatened to kill her. (Pictured: Charlie Sheen arrives with his wife Denise Richards for the 11th annual Screen Actors Guild Awards in this Feb. 5, 2005, file photo in Los Angeles. Sheen and his ex-wife, Denise Richards, were in Los Angeles family court Tuesday, Jan. 22, 2008.) (AP Photo/Chris Pizzello)