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No charges were filed, but the incident was included months later when a prosecutor sought to have Brown's probation revoked.
February 2013: Prosecutors accused Brown of falsifying his community labor reports and asked the judge to revoke the singer's probation.
January 2013: Los Angeles detectives investigated a brawl allegedly involving Brown and singer Frank Ocean, pictured, at a West Hollywood recording studio on January 27.
Witnesses said Brown punched a man, a sheriff's statement said.
"I have told Rihanna countless times, and I'm telling you today, that I'm truly, truly sorry in that I wasn't able to handle the situation both differently and better," he said.
September 2009: Brown and his mother appeared on CNN's "Larry King Live" in his first TV interview since his arrest.
Here Brown performs on NBC's "Today" show in July 2011.
Summer 2010: That June, Brown broke down in tears during his performance of "Man in the Mirror" at the BET Awards in Los Angeles.
"But it's just one of those things I wish I could have relived and just handled totally different."February 2010: Brown earned a glowing probation report six months after he was sentenced to "labor-oriented service" for assaulting Rihanna.
Rihanna tweeted to Brown: "I'm praying for you and wishing u the best today!
" Brown responded, "Thank u so much." Here Brown appears in court in September 2013.
The plea deal included five years' probation, 1,400 hours of "labor-oriented service" and a yearlong domestic-violence counseling program.
June 2009: The judge asked Rihanna to appear in court to hear details of the order requiring Brown to stay 50 yards away from her -- 10 yards if the two appeared at the same industry event together. August 2009: On the day Brown was sentenced in the assault, a probation report revealed he and Rihanna were involved in at least two other incidents of domestic violence before the February 2009 attack.