Rocker Richie Sambora Pleads Out DUI Case In California
The Orange County district attorney’s office says Bon Jovi guitarist Richie Sambora has pleaded no contest to one misdemeanor count of driving with a blood-alcohol level above the legal limit.
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Sambora’s attorney, Blair Berk, entered the plea in Orange County Superior Court as part of a deal just hours after prosecutors filed charges against Sambora. A count of driving under the influence was dropped.
The musician was not present at the hearing.
Sambora was sentenced to three years of informal probation, three months of first-offender alcohol awareness class and court fees. He cannot have any measurable amount of drugs or alcohol in his system while driving during the period of his probation.
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