Bieber pleads guilty to careless driving, assault

A tip of the hat to Justin Bieber’s legal team.

Bieber pleads guilty to careless driving, assault

The pop star pled guilty to assault and careless driving charges in connection with a collision and altercation with a photographer near his Canadian hometown, his lawyer confirmed to Reuters and The Canadian Press on Thursday.

But the sentencing was light: Bieber, 21, will only have to pay a $750 fine for careless driving, and though he was found guilty of assault, he will not face any conviction. An additional charge of dangerous driving was dismissed as part of a plea deal.

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