NEW YORK - (AP) - Charges that rapper Foxy Brown violated a courtorder by mooning her neighbor have been dropped.
State Supreme Court Justice John Walsh dismissed the caseTuesday.
Brown's real name is Inga Marchand. She's pleaded not guilty tocriminal contempt.
Prosecutors say Brown violated the order in July 2010 byscreaming at neighbor Arlene Raymond before bending over and baringher buttocks while shouting an obscenity.
The 31-year-old Brown was issued the order of protection afterpleading guilty in 2008 to menacing Raymond with her cell phone.
The two had been in a dispute over Brown blasting her car stereooutside their Brooklyn building.
The Brooklyn-based rapper was a teenager when she broke onto therap scene as a protege of Jay-Z. More recently she's made headlinesfor her legal problems.