The gist of all that legalese is that Ryan won't serve any jail time for the first round of charges.
One Lucky Guy
He will, however, be forced to serve an additional six months probation and compete five days of community service.
Not Out of the Woods
Of course, Ryan still has one major court date looming, and he could still be sent to prison when he goes in front of a judge on August 6.
Will He Slip Up Again?
And of course, there's always the possibility that Edwards will violate his probation a third time.
Still Fighting the Law
Six more months of probation means at least six more random drug tests, and thus far, those who proven to be a problem for Ryan.
Edwards' family, friends, and fans are all holding out hope that he can turn his life around for at least one very important reason ...