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Incarcerated Wesley Snipes” lawyer has filed a fresh appeal against the star’s three-year prison term for tax evasion. The lawyer is requesting the officials to free the actor so that he can fight his case in the U.S. Supreme Court. ‘The Blade’ star spent two years fighting his 2008 conviction for failing to file tax […] Continue reading Wesley Snipes” lawyers file fresh appeal against his 3-year prison term

Actor Wesley Snipes will begin serving his three-year sentence for tax evasion at a federal prison in the US state of Pennsylvania. Snipes arrived shortly before a 1700 GMT deadline at the Federal Correction Institution McKean in Lewis Run, confirmed Federal Bureau of Prisons spokesman, Ed Ross. The 48-year-old star of the Blade films was […] Continue reading Wesley Snipes begins 3-yr prison term for tax evasion

Blade’s in The Big House…. Snipes was found guilty in April 2008 on three misdemeanor counts of failing to file federal income tax returns. He faced up to 16 years. The star surrendered shortly before noon EST to begin serving his 36-month sentence. He will be imprisoned at the Federal Correctional Institution McKean in Bradford, […] Continue reading Wesley Snipes Prison Sentence Begins

A defiant Wesley Snipes sat down with Larry King on Tuesday night to talk about his tax-related conviction and his three-year jail sentence that is… Continue reading Wesley Snipes Weighs Options: 'Don't Send Me Up the River, Yet'

Wesley Snipes will be spending the holidays behind bars. On Wednesday, the US Marshal’s Office in Orlando, Florida ordered the Blade star to report to the Federal Correctional Institution McKean in Lewis Run, Pennsylvania by noon on Dec. 9 to begin his three-year sentence for income tax evasion. Snipes, 48, was convicted in a Florida […] Continue reading Wesley Snipes Ordered To Report To Federal Prison Next Week