Well, the verdict is out, and Justin Bieber won’t be serving any time for drag racing and driving under the influence.
2:45 p.m. EDT, August 13, 2014
MIAMI, Aug 13 (Reuters) - Pop star Justin Bieber pleaded
guilty in absentia on Wednesday to lesser charges to resolve a
criminal case brought against him after police say he was caught
drag racing on Miami Beach in January.
The agreement with prosecutors requires the Canadian singer
to attend a 12-hour anger-management class, watch online videos
about tragic drunken driving cases and donate $50,000 to a
As part of the deal, Bieber, 20, pleaded guilty to careless
driving and resisting an officer without violence. In return,
the state dropped a driving under the influence charge.
(Reporting by Zachary Fagenson; Writing by David Adams; Editing
by Sandra Maler)
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