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Justin Bieber leaves LAX airport after being detained by customs

Justin Bieber


held for four hours by customs officials

after touching down in LA on Thursday.The 20-year-old singer was arriving back in the US from Tokyo with his entourage, but was temporarily detained at LAX for "

routine secondary questioning


justin bieber© Photo: Getty Images

"It's standard, especially after he has had other legal issues in the US in the past," a source told

US Weekly

.This year, the Canadian pop star has had a

number of run-ins with the law

, including a

DUI arrest


assault charges



He also raised a few eyebrows during his time in Japan, when he made a

visit to the Yasukuni Shrine war memorial

, which honours Japanese war dead, including 14 convicted war criminals from World War II.His recent behaviour has prompted a

petition to revoke his green card

— but on Monday, the White House said they would not be commenting on the document, which has 274,000 signatures."Sorry to disappoint, but we won't be commenting on this one," read a statement. "We'll leave it to others to comment on Mr. Bieber's case, but we're glad you care about immigration issues…"

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