After spending a week in a DeKalb, Ga., jail, singer Bobby Brown was released Friday on good behavior. Brown pleaded no contest Friday to charges of possessing less than an ounce of marijuana, speedin

After spending a week in a DeKalb, Ga., jail, singer Bobby Brown was released Friday on good behavior. Brown pleaded no contest Friday to charges of possessing less than an ounce of marijuana, speeding and having no proof of insurance or a license.

The entertainer also paid more than $14,000 in fines for charges stemming from a separate arrest in November. Despite his history of legal problems, the judge praised Brown as a good role model with a "wonderful wife."

Brown was arrested last week an Atlanta-area restaurant while he was dining with wife, Whitney Houston, for violating his probation from a drunk driving conviction in 1996.

The singer was originally ordered to serve 14 days in DeKalb. His stay was cut and he was released Friday based on the five days he had already served and for carrying himself as a model prisoner.


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