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‘Blade’ star Wesley Snipes has been ordered to serve a three-year jail sentence for a felony tax conviction. The decision was handed over after a Florida judge rejected his bid for a new trial. Revoking bail for the 48-year-old star, the judge ordered him to report to prison as directed by the US Marshal”s Service […] Continue reading Wesley Snipes to serve 3-year jail term

Attorneys for Wesley Snipes say they want to question jurors who convicted the actor of tax-related charges to determine whether any had made up … Continue reading Wesley Snipes' attorneys want to question jurors

‘Blade’ star Wesley Snipes’ appeal against his 3-year prison sentence for tax evasion has been denied. Snipes, 47, was found guilty in 2008 of not filing tax returns from 1999 to 2001, and consequently failing to pay the government nearly 12,000,000 dollars, TMZ.com reported. He was sentenced to 36 months in prison, but he made […] Continue reading Wesley Snipes’ appeal against tax evasion sentence denied

Wesley Snipes loses sentence appeal

Hollywood star Wesley Snipes has lost his appeal against a three-year prison sentence on federal tax charges.. . The 11th Circuit Court of Appeals … Continue reading Wesley Snipes loses sentence appeal