X Factor hopeful booted off talent show for glassing her boyfriend in the face avoids jail

What do you have to do to go to jail, part two X Factor hopeful who was booted off talent show after glassing her boyfriend escapes prison termLucie Slater attacked her DJ boyfriend William Aitken after seeing a message on Facebook Slater was part of girl band Quantro but the group was thrown off the ITV talent show when the attack came to light'I still love her' admits anguished former boyfriend She was sentenced to 51 weeks in prison suspended for two yearsSlater's escape from jail comes day after a thug punched a headmistress after she told his son off for racial abuseRomanian victim who ran 3million cashpoint scam with 9,000 victims also wallked free from court yesterday | UPDATED: 17:30 GMT, 21 December 2012 Booted out: Slater, a bar promotion worker, was part of girl band Quantro but the group was thrown off the ITV talent show when the attack came to light An X Factor hopeful who was thrown off the talent show after glassing her boyfriend in the face has avoided jail. Lucie Slater, from Ryton, Gateshead, was drinking wine at the home of her DJ boyfriend William Aitken when she came across a message on Facebook which upset her. The 21-year-old almost instantaneously hit her boyfriend with a glass in the face and threw the laptop across the room

X Factor 2012 ratings suffer final humiliation: 1.3m viewers desert climax

X Factor suffers a final humiliation: 1.3million viewers desert climax of ITV talent showSaturday night's X factor show attracted just 9.3million viewers – the lowest for a final since 2005The low figure was despite appearances from Kylie Minogue and Rita Ora | UPDATED: 14:57 GMT, 10 December 2012 It was once the most watched show on television. But not even the final of The X Factor, with all its glitz and glamour, could stop its dismal decline