Katt Williams is in the legal doghouse again.

The comedian has been charged with misdemeanor battery for allegedly starting a physical altercation at the Sportsmen’s Lodge hotel in Studio City on July 24, a spokesman for the Los Angeles City Attorney said.

He’s due for arraignment Thursday.

The incident, first reported by TMZ.com, involved a female employee at the hotel. Williams allegedly felt disrespected by the woman and punched her, the website said.

Katt Williams arrested after assaulting a woman: report

Responding officers reportedly saw minor injuries on the staffer and took Williams into custody. He was released on $20,000 bail, jail records show.

A rep for Williams had no immediate comment Wednesday.

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Katt Williams in Fayetteville, Georgia in January.

(Paras Griffin/Getty Images for The Vanity Grou)

The stand-up star, 44, has faced similar allegations before.

He was accused of attacking a Georgia shopkeeper in February inside a Gainsville pool store.

Katt Williams arrested for allegedly throwing salt shaker at man

He later told TMZ the store worker caused the confrontation by accusing him of stealing and dropping a racial slur.

If convicted of his latest charge, he could face up to six months in county jail.


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