Actor Sean Penn was sentenced to three years probation, 300 hours of community service and anger management therapy. Penn was accused of assaulting, in 2009, a paparazzo what tried to photograph him while he was exiting a restaurant.
Photographer Jordan Dawes is the one who accused Sean Penn that he attacked him in front of the Brentwood Country Mart in Los Angeles. At that that, a photo appeared on the internet in which we can see how Sean Penn tries to hit the Jordan Dawes.
Following the trial, Penn got a 91 meters restriction order.
This is not the first time that Sean Penn has problems with the law. In 1987, he was sentenced to 60 days in jail because he hit a man on the set. In 1985, Sean Penn received another probation sentence after he pleaded guilty to accusations according to which he assaulted two British journalists.