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Michael Phelps gets no jail time after entering guilty plea in DUI case
Michael Phelps gets no jail time after entering guilty plea in DUI case

With promises to continue treatment for alcohol abuse and to help others avoid his mistakes, Michael Phelps pleaded guilty to driving under the influence in Baltimore District Court on Friday and came away with a one-year suspended sentence and 18 months of supervised probation. In a result experts predicted, the Olympic swimming great avoided jail time despite the fact his Sept. 30 arrest for drunken driving was his second. “The last three months of my life have been some of the hardest times I’ve ever gone through,” Phelps said on the courthouse steps after his hearing. “Some of the biggest learning experiences that I’ve ever had, finding out a lot about...

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