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    Vine Star Facing Trial For Alleged Rape Of Fellow Vine Star

    Curtis Lepore was arrested, bailed and faces trial, according to TMZ.

    Curtis Lepore, an emerging star of Vine, the fast-growing six-second video sharing platform, is facing trial for allegedly raping fellow Vine star Jessi Smiles.

    Smiles tweeted this cryptic message around the time the alleged incident took place.

    Be careful of who you trust. Always be cautious for your safety. Be strong and don't let your guard down...

    Jessi Smiles@jessismiles__

    Be careful of who you trust. Always be cautious for your safety. Be strong and don't let your guard down...

    04:36 PM - 1 Sep 13ReplyRetweetFavorite

    Lepore himself posted a Vine late last night repeating the "two sides to every story" line - but there has been no denial of TMZ's story that he faces trial.

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    Smiles has carried on posting Vines as normal in recent weeks.

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    The pair had become the closest thing Vine has to a celebrity couple.

    Smiles and Lepore are part of a small band of Vine celebrities who command millions of followers. We featured both of them in a recent article on this phenomenon.