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“You’re in a very, very challenging situation right now,” he said.

Assistant district attorney Ibeabuchi had asked for $1,000 bail. He said no bong was recovered from the street below — a sign, her attorney said, that Bynes was telling the truth.

“There was nothing recovered from the sidewalk, clearly a search was made for the bag,” said Friedman of the New York County Defender Services. He said she was followed illegally into her apartment and has made a complaint about police wrongfully entering.

As the judge dispensed with her case, she said, “Thank you sir, have a nice day.”

The star then got into a waiting yellow cab ringed with photographers and TV cameras and left.