PEOPLE's Most Shocking Scandals

Heidi Fleiss, Interngate, the Battling Bobbitts – look at the most astonishing events of the past 30 years. By Lucy Maher


Tyson's wife Robin Givens (right) went public in 1988 with reports of his violent behavior before divorcing him after eight months of marriage; he served three years in jail for raping 18-year-old beauty queen Desiree Washington in 1991 (left); and he briefly lost his boxing license after biting off part of Evander Holyfield's ear during a 1997 heavyweight fight in Las Vegas (center).