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Singer Chris Brown was not arrested for assaulting Rihanna.

Singer Chris Brown was sentenced to five years probation and six months of community labor for assaulting his former girlfriend, Rihanna.

Singer Chris Brown was sentenced to five years probation and six months of community labor for assaulting his former girlfriend, Rihanna.Singer Chris Brown and his former girlfriend Rihanna had an argument that escalated into physical violence in February 2009, which resulted in the latter suffering visible facial injuries. On March 5, 2009, Brown was charged with felony assault and making criminal threats. He pleaded guilty to a felony and accepted a plea deal of five years of probation and six months of community labor and to stay away from his former girlfriend for the next five years. In 2014, he was arrested for violating the terms of his probation. Moreover, he released a two-minute video on his official YouTube page apologizing to fans and Rihanna for the assault, expressing the incident as his deepest regret and saying that he has repeatedly apologized to Rihanna and accepts full responsibility for his actions.

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