Ryan Seacrest Granted Restraining Order

By Andrew Gauthier 

Daily News L.A.

A restraining order against a man accused of stalking Ryan Seacrest was extended Tuesday, requiring the man to remain at least 100 yards away from the “American Idol” host.

The three-year stay-away order, granted by Los Angeles Superior Court Judge Carol Goodson, also directs Chidi Benjamin Uzomah Jr. to remain at least 100 yards away from Seacrest’s home and workplace.

Uzomah is charged with stalking Seacrest on or between Sept. 15 and Oct. 30, and attempting to disobey a court order on Oct. 2 and Oct. 30. He was arrested Oct. 30 at the E! building — in the 5700 block of Wilshire Boulevard — where Seacrest tapes a daily TV show. A temporary restraining order against Uzomah was approved that day.

Uzomah was subsequently charged with one felony count of stalking and two misdemeanor counts of attempted disobeying of a court order. More…