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Nicole Richie

Officially a Free Woman!!!

12/29/2010 3:08 PM PST BY TMZ STAFF

Nicole Richie's probation was terminated this morning -- months before it was scheduled to end ... TMZ has learned.

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Nicole was on probation for a DUI in 2006, where she was driving the wrong way on an L.A. freeway.

Nicole's lawyer, the effervescent Shawn Chapman Holley, went to court this AM -- in the rain no less -- and presented the judge with proof Nicole had completed all the terms of probation, including a glowing report from the alcohol ed program in which she's been enrolled for the last 18 months.

Probation was scheduled to end in February, but since all the terms have been satisfied, the judge agreed to terminate it early.

So Mrs. Madden starts the New Year as a married but free woman.

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Big Mamma Cornbread    

LUCKY YOUNG LADY BLESSED .

1288 days ago
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prestonsmith    

I like this woman beacause she is very good nature and beautiful.she is play the good acting in the hollywood.
http://twitter.com/#!/Sellyyjonson

1283 days ago
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Cardell smith    

I hope that court should be punished this car.
South Beach Java

1276 days ago
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