Sean Penn Sentenced To Anger Management Classes
Posted on Wed May 12, 2010 01:32 PM PDT

penn200.jpgLOS ANGELES, California (X17online) - Sean Penn has pleaded no contest to a misdemeanor charge surrounding his scuffle last October with a photographer.

A judge has sentenced the 49-year-old actor to 300 hours of community service and 36 hours of anger management classes. Penn had been facing a single count of misdemeanor vandalism for kicking a photographer and breaking his camera near an upscale Brentwood shopping center.

Penn has a history of violence including 30 days spent in jail after assaulting an extra on a movie set back in 1987. He also faced domestic assault complaints while married to Madonna.

A hearing date for this recent scuffle has been set for July 8.