Tag: Prison

Fat Joe goes to jail

Fat Joe sentenced to four months in jail

From Westley Snipes to Ronald Isley, it seems like paying taxes is something that a lot of celebrities seem to be having a problem with these days.

Wesley Snipes

Wesley Snipes released from prison

Actor Wesley Snipes has been released from a Pennsylvania prison after serving more than two years for tax evasion. Snipes began a three-year tax-evasion sentence in December 2010. His release was made…

Wesley Snipes going up the river next week

The U.S. Marshal’s Office has ordered actor Wesley Snipes to surrender himself to Pennsylvania prison authorities on Wednesday (Dec. 9) to begin his 3-year prison sentence for failing to failing to file…

Court denies O.J. Simpson appeal in ’08 robbery conviction

The Nevada Supreme Court refused Friday (Oct. 22) to overturn O.J. Simpson’s armed robbery and kidnapping convictions, rejecting a claim that prospective jurors were dismissed because they were black.

Gucci Mane Back in Lock Up After Probation Violation

Gucci Mane, seen above on the cover of his soon-to-be released album, The State vs. Radric Davis, was sentenced on Thursday to one year in prison for violating his probation.Rapper Gucci Mane,…

U.S. Government Sends Shyne Packing After 10-Year Prison Bid

The airplane carrying Shyne back to his homeland touched down in Belize on Thursday afternoon (Oct. 29). The former Bad Boys rapper, who recently completed a 10-year prison sentence for shooting into…

Lil Boosie to Serve 2 Years in Prison for Drug Possession

Prosecutors shave 8 years off sentence as rapper pleads guilty to drugs and weapon. Lil Boosie struck a deal on Tuesday with prosecutors in his marijuana possession case that will have the…

Plaxico Burress Sentenced to Two Years for Gun Possession

Plaxico Burress, craddling his son and accompanied by his lawyer Benjamin Brafman arrive at criminal court in lower Manhattan for his sentencing. Former Giants wide receiver Plaxico Burress arrived in court yesterday…

Goodell Reinstates Michael Vick into NFL

Michael Vick mugshot Fresh off a year long stint in prison for his role in a dog fighting ring, former Atlanta Hawks quarter back Michael Vick was given the green light yesterday…

Driver in 2006 T.I. Highway Gun Battle Sentenced

Hosea Thomas (l), sentenced to 66 yrs and his brother Padron (r) gets 17 yrs for highway killing A Ohio judge on Wednesday (June 24) sentenced 41-year-old Padron Thomas to 17 years…

OJ Simpson Files Appeal in Armed Robbery Conviction

Photo: ResikY Me 7 months after being convicted and sentences in a Nevada court for the September 2007 armed robbery in a room at the Palace Station Hotel and Casino in Las…

T.I. Begins Year-and-a-Day Prison Sentence

Rapper T.I., real name Clifford Harris, turned himself in to Arkansas federal prison officials on Wednesday (May 27) to begin serving a 366-day prison sentence imposed on him following his conviction on…

After Prison, Concert Tour for DMX

DMX has wrapped up his post-prison career plans. The 39-year-old former chart topper has been added to America’s Ambush line-up, a national tour that will also include some of his rap peers,…