Katie Price avoided prison due to legal loopholes, it explained to TODAY.
The 43-year-old star admitted to drunken driving, disqualification and driving without insurance and appeared in Crowley Magistrates’ Court today to be sentenced.
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was handed to him 16 week sentence, suspended for 12 months, 100 hours of unpaid work, 20 sessions of rehabilitation work with probation and a two-year driving ban.
she will too pay £213 in cost, The court was told that he already owed £7,358 to the court.
In court, District Judge Amanda Kelly told Starr: “Not everyone unlike you has the luxury of putting themselves in a priory clinic when their life gets tough”, Katie’s driving record was “absolutely appalling” and her The actions were “incredibly selfish”.
He said: “You showed no concern for others when you decided to get behind the wheel that night.
“You could have killed someone. Your actions meant that the emergency services had to waste their precious time.
“You knowingly and knowingly violated a court order and not for the first time.
“You think you’re above the law.”
But she explained that the reason Katie escape from jail This was because at an earlier hearing, Starr was told that sentencing would be postponed on the understanding that she attended The Priory, a rehab facility for treatment and no further crimes.
He pleaded guilty to the charges on September 29, a day after crashing his Range Rover on a B2135 near Partridge Green.
At the scene, she told the police: “I took drugs, I shouldn’t drive, I accept it all”.