Courtney Love Says Drug Problem Behind Her
2/5/2006 1:09 PM PT
Rocker Courtney Love told a judge that she has put her drug problems behind her and said she has a renewed outlook on life.
Love, 41, appeared in court Friday as part of a progress report after violating probation in three criminal cases. Judge Rand Rubin sentenced Love to 180 days at a drug treatment facility but was released to an outpatient program in November.
Rubin ended that requirement but ordered her to return to court on May 12.
"You're doing really, really well," Rubin said. "We're all pleased with your progress."
Love, the former lead singer for the band Hole and the widow of Nirvana frontman Kurt Cobain, admitted in August that she had violated her probation in three cases, including two drug-related charges.
But Love said she has improved over the past several months.