Tuesday, July 20, 2010

Wesley Snipes Loses Appeal, Headed to Prison

A court rejected the actor’s appeal of a conviction on tax evasion charges, meaning Snipes is headed to jail to serve a three-year sentence. Snipes was convicted in 2008 of failing to pay the government some $12 million in taxes due between 1999 and 2001. However, Snipes found his sentence “unreasonable” and appealed to a federal judge to have it reduced. ---...More

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