CHICAGO (WLS) -- There was another intense court hearing for a Chicago woman who gave birth while in custody on a non-violent charge.
Karen Padilla was charged with a third probation violation for failing a drug test taken last week. Padilla was originally charged with theft in 2015.
In June, Judge Nicholas ford sent Padilla--who was seven months pregnant at the time--to jail without bond for violating her probation.
On Monday, Judge Ford offered her a second chance if she plead guilty to the violations, which she did. Padilla is now sentenced to two years' probation and parenting classes.
Woman who gave birth while jailed on non-violent charge gets probation