Nicole Richie's Probation Ends Ahead of Schedule

A month before its scheduled end date, Nicole Richie's probation for a 2006 DUI violation has been terminated early, according to She had originally been sentenced to four days in jail but spent less than two hours in the slammer before being placed on probation.

Richie's lawyer, Shawn Chapman Holley, went to court this morning to prove that Richie had completed the terms of her probation.

The star, 29, recently wed rocker Joel Madden on Dec. 12. This must be a great way to end what's been a terrific 2010 for the couple!