EXCLUSIVE: Stevie J – Judge Sentences Reality Star To Undergo Drug And Alcohol Testing
The Dirty can exclusively reveal Stevie J narrowly avoided jail time in his criminal case over $1.3 million in unpaid child support … but the judge has ordered the reality star to undergo drug and alcohol testing while on probation or until he settles the debt with his baby mama.
Prosecutors demanded the judge lock up the reality star in his criminal case … pleading for him to be thrown behind bars for 6 months … pointing out he had violated the court order numerous times during the year+ it was pending … including failing drug tests and ordered to go to rehab.
Stevie J pleaded for the judge to not order him to spend a day in jail … explaining he has an active role in his children’s lives and recently had a newborn with his ex Joseline Hernandez.
Then earlier this week, the judge sentencing him to pay restitution in the amount of $1.3 million to his baby mama but decided to not throw him in jail. According to docs filed today, Stevie will not only have to pay restitution but the judge ordered he participate in a program approved by his probation officer which can test to determine if he has reverted to using drugs or alcohol.
The judge warned Stevie not to open any new credit cards or lines of credit without approval unless he is in compliance with the installment payment schedule for his restitution fine. He is prohibited from being arrested again and must report to his P.O.
The order explains the $1.3 million will be paid in monthly installments of 25% of Stevie’s gross monthly income.