11/30/2012 06:25 pm ET Updated Dec 05, 2012

Gary Dourdan Pleads No Contest To Domestic Case Involving Ex-Girlfriend, Nicole Vail Cannizzaro

Actor and former “CSI: Crime Scene Investigation” star, Gary Dourdan has reportedly pleaded no contest to charges stemming from a 2011 domestic dispute which left his ex-girlfriend, Nicole Vail Cannizzaro, with a broken nose.

As part of Dourdan’s plea to avoid facing a stiff prison sentence, he has been placed on five years of probation, drug counseling, and 52 weeks of domestic violence counseling, according to TMZ.

The 45-year-old actor’s recent legal woes comes three months since he filed for bankruptcy.


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