Former RadiumOne CEO making amends

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Former RadiumOne CEO Gurbaksh Chahal made a scheduled court appearance in San Francisco superior court on Friday where a judge commended his "very good" progress completing classes related to domestic violence and battery charges he pled guilty to last year.

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Chahal was fired from RadiumOne last year after refusing to resign amid allegations he had beaten his girlfriend.

In a blog post last year, Chahal said he pled guilty to two misdemeanors because he didn't want to endure a lengthy trial.

"While, I had full intentions of getting fully exonerated of these charges, that would require me to go through trial and waste another 1 year of my life," he said.

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He's since started a new ad tech venture called Gravity4. He's also reportedly made moves to buy his old company back.

In a regularly scheduled court appearance, city prosecutors said Chahal had completed 43 classes - ostensibly related to domestic violence - and was compliant with his sentencing.

"I'm told Mr. Chahal is the first person in the history of this program to complete his work and continue showing up [to meetings]," said DewBerry.

"This is a very good report Mr. Chahal," said Judge Tracie Brown.

Chahal was ordered to reappear in court on April 3.

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