Tonya Couch, mother of “affluenza” teen Ethan Couch, as she made an appearance in Los Angeles Superior Court for an extradition hearing Jan. 5, 2016.
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The mother of Ethan Couch, the young man who killed four people in a drunken driving accident and blamed it on "affluenza," was released from home confinement after being charged with hindering apprehension of a felon and money laundering, the Associated Press reports.

Tonya Couch fled with her son to Mexico when a video surfaced of him at a party with alcohol, a potential violation of the probation he had been serving in connection with the fatal drunken driving incident.

According to AP, a judge decided that Tonya Couch no longer has to be under house arrest, but she must not consume alcohol or drugs and must wear an electronic monitor.

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She now works at a bar in Fort Worth, Texas, AP reports.

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