Cee Lo Pleads No Contest to Felony Drug Charge, “Defends” Himself on Twitter

Cee Lo Green
AP Photo/Chris Pizzello

Cee-Lo Green avoided a potential jail sentence by pleading no contest to charges that he slipped a female companion MDMA on a date last year, allegedly leading her to wake up next to him with no memory of what happened the night before.

Green's lawyer told the Los Angeles Times that the two had "consensual relations." No sex charges were filed, prosecutors said, due to a lack of evidence.

Over the weekend, Green took to Twitter to defend himself with a series of now-deleted tweets, including one that stated "women who have really been raped remember!!!"

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