He was ordered to serve 360 hours of community service in his adopted Miami, Florida as punishment, and banned from drinking as long as he is on probation.
And Nicki Minaj insists the Lollipop hitmaker has changed for the better since he gave up booze, telling MTV.com, "He's nicer. He's more calm. I don't know. I guess when you're not getting high... you have to deal with reality and I think he likes his reality now.
"He's really super appreciative and you know... The couple (of) times I've seen him, it's just a joy to be around. He's easier to get along with and easier to talk to, I feel now."