The former Scandal star
violated his probation terms that were a result of a former assault case,
and was originally sentenced to 30 days in jail and six months at an in-patient drug rehab program after his drug test results showed that he was using marijuana. Prior to this, Short was participating in the Pasadena Recovery Center Outpatient Treatment program but missed a week due to the death of his stepsister, his lawyers claim. He will resume his treatment there.