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50 Cent Pleads No Contest to Vandalism



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    Curtis "50 Cent" Jackson attends the premiere of "Escape Plan" at the Regal E-Walk on Tuesday, Oct. 15, 2013 in New York.

    Rapper 50 Cent has been sentenced to three years of probation after pleading no contest to vandalism in a case filed after an alleged fight with his ex-girlfriend earlier this year.

    Los Angeles City Attorney's spokesman Frank Mateljan says the rapper, whose real name is Curtis Jackson, was ordered on Monday to pay $7,100 in restitution and take year of domestic violence classes.

    Jackson had previously pleaded not guilty to destroying items in his ex-girlfriend's condo during a June argument. The woman had accused Jackson of breaking down a door and kicking her, but the domestic violence charge was dropped Monday.

    Mateljan says the rapper must comply with a restraining order.

    Attorney Scott Leemon said Jackson is pleased the case is resolved and the domestic violence charge was dropped.