Criminal Justice

Paris Hilton Out of Jail

Paris Hilton was released from jail today after spending a little more than three days there. She remains under house arrest for 40 days.

She was released because of a medical condition, Newsday reports. She will wear an ankle bracelet at home, according to Associated Press.

Hilton was sentenced for violating probation by driving on a suspended license. She had been expected to spend 23 days in jail after time off for good behavior. She had previously pleaded no contest to a charge of drunk driving.

Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Dept. spokesperson Steve Whitmore would not provide further details about Hilton’s medical condition at a hastily called news conference, according to, which carries frequent Hilton gossip.

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