The settlement stems from Odom's arrest in late August in Los Angeles. A California Highway Patrol officer pulled over the professional athlete for driving "too slowly" and in a "serpentine manner" on the freeway. After failing field sobriety tests and refusing to take a chemical test, Odom was booked on a DUI charge. The CHP claimed that the troubled reality star "showed objective signs of intoxication" at the time of his arrest.
Odom's driver's license was revoked as a result of failing to comply with the sobriety test. "We gave him plenty of opportunities to recant and submit [to the test] but he refused," an officer revealed at the time.
The arrest came on the heels of Odom's marital troubles and reported drug abuse, which began this past June. He has been estranged from wife Khloe Kardashian since early summer, though no divorce papers have been filed as yet.
Odom seems to be cleaning up his act recently, with sources claiming he is getting himself in shape and hopes to rejoin the Los Angeles Clippers mid-season. The fate of his marriage, however, is less certain.
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