Teairra Mari Pleaded Guilty In NY DWI Case, Avoids Jail Time

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can breathe a little easier now, this after she pleaded guilty in the DWI case she caught in New York. star has to handle some other legal obligations that will aid her on staying out of the slammer.

TMZ reports:

Teairra entered a guilty plea Monday to one count of operating a motor vehicle while under the influence … and she’s avoiding time behind bars, at least for now.

According to the Queens District Attorney’s Office … Mari has been ordered to complete several DWI-related courses — including a victim impact panel and an impaired driver program — and she must install an ignition interlock device in her car, which will remain in place for the next year.

Teairra’s license is also suspended for 6 months, and if she fails to comply with the terms of her sentence, we’re told she could face up to a year behind bars.

Mari caught the case this past June driving her Dodge Charger that reportedly lost a tire while traveling through the Midtown Tunnel. She also caught a DUI case in Los Angeles in 2011.

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