No conviction for Idol’s Kate
FORMER Australian Idol winner Kate DeAraugo has been spared convictions for drug driving, possessing the illegal drug ice and carrying weapons.
DeAraugo, once a member of pop group the Young Divas, was given a 12- month community correction order and disqualified from driving for six months.
The 32- year- old was sentenced at Bendigo on Friday after pleading guilty to eight offences in October.
DeAraugo was charged with possessing a drug of dependence, namely ice, and drug driving at Shepparton on June 15.