Prosecutors said they are dropping drunken-driving charges against Bruce Springsteen after tests showed his blood-alcohol level was under the legal limit
Tests showed the musician’s blood-alcohol level was under the legal limit. Mr. Springsteen pleaded guilty to the third charge of consuming alcohol in a closed area.
Federal prosecutors in New Jersey said Wednesday that they were dropping drunken-driving charges against musician Bruce Springsteen.Mr. Springsteen wasarrested on Nov. 14by federal law enforcement rangers in Gateway National Recreation Area. He had faced charges of operating a vehicle under the influence of alcohol and for reckless driving, according to prosecutors. He was also charged with consuming alcohol in a closed area.
During a hearing Wednesday, prosecutors from the U.S. Attorney’s Office for the District of New Jersey said they were dropping the two driving-related charges because tests showed Mr. Springsteen’s blood-alcohol level was under the legal limit. Federal Judge Anthony R. Mautone subsequently dismissed the two charges during the hearing.
During the hearing, Mr. Springsteen pleaded guilty to the third charge of consuming alcohol in a closed area. Judge Mautone imposed a $500 fine on Mr. Springsteen for the charge, citing the rock star’s mostly clean driving record and lack of previous criminal convictions. headtopics.com
“I think I can pay that immediately, your honor,” Mr. Springsteen said when Judge Mautone asked when he would pay the fine. Read more: The Wall Street Journal »
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Not a fan of him or his politics, but after hearing he only blew a .02 this seems fair. Next time try charging him with Fraud for his faux working class hero shtick. Then they wonder why citizens were storming the capital? Dropped because he has a new album release. 😉 HunterJCullen BECAUSE HE WASN'T DRUNK FFS!!
Riiiiggghhht.... Money/celebrity talks. Re: Kennedy, O.J. Simpson et al. Results altered....pretty much like the election results...it must be nice to had the support of the corrupt regime Right because it was a trumped up charge to begin with. I’m sure his buddy Obama had some influence here wolfenhausen1 who do these people think they are
Benefits of being friends with BOB OBAMA 🤬🤬🤬 Well, he is the Boss! They pulled a Kevin clinesmith by doctoring the results The only role for a crook and a villian ro play is to be a bully and a heavy... Can he sue the cops? How they can even charge before the result? US way of doing things? Common man in the recording room Elitist in the court room
Of course he was 🥂 Then why was he arrested? BS Bruce Springsteen got that Obama hookup You can earn €11000 with a little investment of €1000 in 7 working days?....DM me dan_savage_ to get started. Money Talks! One set of laws for Democrats, and one set for everyone else. then why was he arrested Weird Haha
Also because he’s a famous billionaire White privilege.