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David Cassidy pleads guilty to driving while intoxicated

This Aug. 21, 2013 booking photo shows actor-singer David Cassidy. Cassidy, best known for his role as Keith Partridge on "The Partridge Family," was freed on $2,500 bail after being charged with felony driving while intoxicated in upstate New York. AP Photo/Schodack Police Department

Seventies heartthrob David Cassidy has pleaded guilty to a misdemeanor charge of driving while intoxicated in upstate New York.

Cassidy was charged last summer in the town of Schodack, near Albany. The Times Union reports he pleaded guilty Wednesday in exchange for a tentative sentence of a conditional discharge that includes 50 hours of community service in Florida, his home state.

Sentencing was set for Nov. 5 and depends on a pre-sentence report.

In March, a judge in Los Angeles sentenced Cassidy to three months in rehab and five years of probation in a drunken-driving case stemming from a January arrest for an illegal turn.

He spends time in New York during the summer at Saratoga Race Course, 40 miles north of Schodack.

Cassidy role on TV's "The Partridge Family" launched a singing career.

In 2013, he made a guest appearance on "CSI: Crime Scene Investigation."

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