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Celebrity chef, Nigella Lawson, has been banned from entering the United States, after reportedly admitting to drug use.

The Department of Homeland Security confirmed to NBC News that Lawson was stopped from boarding a flight to Los Angeles at London’s Heathrow Airport. Reports indicate that the ban stemmed from charges from two former assistance to Lawson.

Lawson’s co-star on The Taste and fellow celebrity chef Anthony Bourdain weighed in tweeting,”Toronto mayor, Rob Ford? Welcome to the USA. Nigella Lawson? No. REALLY? Absolutely appalling misuse of our system. And by whom? How?”

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