Chris Brown avoided jail time during his probation progress hearing in Los Angeles on Monday, Reuters reports.
Los Angeles Superior Court Judge James R. Brandlin said Brown should stay at a treatment facility for substance abuse and anger management because he was doing well and the program gave him an "adequate safety net."
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Brown, 24, was in court because of his arrest on an assault charge in Washington D.C., last October when he allegedly punched and broke the nose of a man trying to take his picture. In November, he was sentenced to 90 days in the program.
Brown's probation stemming his 2009 assault on his then-girlfriend Rihanna was also revoked in November.
Brown has pleaded not guilty to misdemeanor assault in the Washington D.C. case and also rejected a plea deal that would have lessened the charge to a simple assault.