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Clears Kanye West in

Battery Case

1/29/2010 3:34 PM PST BY TMZ STAFF

Kanye WestKanye West's criminal case involving an LAX run-in with photographers was dismissed a few minutes ago ... after his lawyer presented proof Kanye performed community service with the Red Cross.

Kanye and his manager, Don Crowley, had been charged with vandalism, battery and grand theft after they smashed the camera equipment of two photogs at LAX on September 11, 2008.

The judge agreed in October to dismiss the case if Kanye and Crowley showed proof they had each performed 50 hours of community service. Both men also agreed to take an anger management class.

Today, Kanye's lawyer, Blair Berk, and Crowley's attorney, Shawn Chapman Holley, went to court and showed proof that both men had worked for 50 hours at the Red Cross.

So the case is officially history.

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MOVE BIOTCH    

You guys are slow with news today....

1673 days ago
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trish    

He oughta just shut the hell up fall off the face of this earth cause he a dumb ass fool. he has made too many dumb ass mistakes the past few months..Grow up MO FO you AIN'T ALL THAT like you think...

1673 days ago
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Black Power    

Leave the poor guy alone. Can't you see he's half a retard. Please people, go pick on someone who doesn't have the mental capacity of an ant.

1673 days ago
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Wil    

I'd like to know what he did for 50 HOURS. I have a feeling he didn't put in 50 hours of work. I bet you travel and other things counted as time served for him. This gut feeling I have tells me if I had to do 50 hours, I would have to do 50. I bet you if someone check's travel and other bogus things are counted and applied to his time. Just a hunch.

And to OhMy @2:35 - We don't legally have a right to privacy from each other and there is no such thing as "personal space" when your talking law. Harvey reminds us all the time, WE HAVE NO RIGHT TO PRIVACY FROM EACHOTHER.

1673 days ago
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radarluv    

WTF??? Did the Judge see the tape?? Kayne is an angry little toad
who has no self control and a big ego>> He has a huge opinion of himself that thinks he is above manners, control and taste.
Yuck!!!

1673 days ago
21.

Jessica    

The case may be history but kanye is still an A Hole

1673 days ago
22.

Fd    

The whole thing is a joke

1673 days ago
23.

Alabama Justice    

Kayne sucks, Bonnaroo 2008, Kayne hates hippies

1673 days ago
24.

mirff    

Kanye has a stupid look cuz he is a stupid person....go away, nobody likes you anymore

1673 days ago
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Jazzwoman53    

This is so wrong. That mentally ill little thug is going to injure an innocent bystander someday, and some ridiculous excuse for a judge will let him off, again and again.

He could have - should have - just ignored the pap and walked away.

Kanye West is just the big booger that hangs from the nose of pop music. Someday, and hopefully soon, somebody more whacked than him will do a Biggie Smalls on him and he will fade from all memory.

1673 days ago
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Jazzwoman53    

The best revenge would be that the paps just ignore him from now on. He only generates negative press anyway so don't give him any press at all. Then he will be begging for attention. But, dear paps at TMZ, just turn around and walk away. Turn him into the non-person that he is.

1673 days ago
27.

radarluv    

The comments written are 99% correct. The people have spoken, he is voted off earth! Yay TMZ and bloggers.

1672 days ago
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1631 days ago
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Fd    

The whole thing is a joke

1669 days ago
30.

Fd    

The whole thing is a joke

1673 days ago
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