Cardi B pleads guilty after brawl at Queens Club in 2018

October 2018, Cardi B not out yet Bodak Yellow, the first single that propelled her to international stardom, but her life has fed all the tabloids. She wore a blond wig and white shirt when she turned herself in to police and was charged with two altercations at a Queens strip club that month. that cut She was later described as “like Marilyn Monroe”.

Cardi B continued her runway show on Thursday, September 15, wearing a white Proenza Schouler dress and matching Christian Louboutin shoes to Queens Crown Court. This time, she ended the legal battle. A plea deal was reached just before a possible trial began. The rapper and two co-defendants pleaded guilty to two misdemeanor counts of assaulting two employees of the Flushing Angels strip club. Cardi B allegedly accused one of the bartenders, the sisters, of having an affair with her husband, offset.

Ten other related charges were dismissed as part of the settlement. Cardi B was sentenced to 15 days of community service after pleading guilty to assault and endangering life.

Heads are crushed, bottles are thrown, it’s called a fight

The proceedings in court were relatively quiet. Cardi B admitted that she and her accomplices smashed one victim’s head on a bar counter, threw bottles at a second victim, and offered one of the co-defendants $5,000 to join the brawl in an Instagram post.Still, when she and her lawyer left the courtroom Drew Findling – Known for his work with Offset or, more recently, Donald Trump – a crowd of fans gathered to cheer him on.

At the end of the hearing, Drew Findling explained the reasons for the singer’s guilty plea: “She had so many things planned for her family and her career. […], he told reporters. She just felt that, honestly, a three-week trial with a jury would distract her from the things she thought were more important. So we contacted the prosecution. »

‘I made bad decisions in the past’

“Part of growing up and maturing is taking responsibility for your actions. As a mother, it’s a habit I try to instill in my kids, but this example starts with me,” Cardi B said in a statement. “I’ve made bad decisions in the past, and I’m not afraid to confront and assume,” she continued. Those moments didn’t define me or reflect who I am now. I can’t wait to get through this with my family and friends and get back to what I love most – music and my fans. She then tweeted a series of snaps detailing her outfit.

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