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  • Meek Mill’s Request for Reduced Jail Time Denied

    Jul 21, 14 by EURPublisher01 Leave a comment

    *Incarcerated rapper Meek Mill has lost his bid for reduced jail time for violating the terms of his probation. The rapper was sentenced to three-to-six months behind bars earlier this month after he failed to abide by the rules of his parole, linked to his 2009 drug and guns conviction. His lawyers returned to court […]

  • Jesse Jr. Makes Prison Preferences Known Ahead Of Sentencing

    Aug 14, 13 by PJ 1 Comment

    *So now that Jesse Jackson Jr. knows he’s headed to lockdown for illegally spending $750,000 in campaign funds, he has made it clear where he would prefer to serve his time. The former Illinois congressman’s sentencing is scheduled for today, Wednesday, and his lawyers will request that he be placed in an Alabama prison camp […]

  • Lauryn Hill Pays Tax Debt Ahead of Sentencing

    May 6, 13 by EURpublisher02 18 Comments

    *Looks like Lauryn Hill will avoid jail time for her tax drama. The singer, who is scheduled for sentencing today on federal tax evasion charges, has paid off the balance of more than $900,000 she owed in back taxes and penalties, her attorney said on Sunday. Hill is scheduled for sentencing in U.S. District Court […]

  • Lauryn Hill Facing Sentencing Today on Tax Evasion

    May 6, 13 by EURpublisher02 2 Comments

    *Lauryn Hill is facing sentencing today in New Jersey on federal tax charges. The Grammy winning singer pleaded guilty last year to not paying federal taxes on $1.8 million earned from 2005 to 2007. A judge two weeks ago said Hill had paid only about $50,000 of more than $500,000 she owes. Hill said she […]

  • White Woman Sentenced to 100 Months for Lying on Black Men

    Jan 31, 12 by EurPublisher 1 Comment

    *Historically, there have been cases where white men and women have committed crimes and have used black men and women as their scapegoat out of harm’s way. But only now, are those that commit these awful crimes being brought to justice. Bearing false witness is a horrible injustice that victimizes the black community twofold by […]

  • Conrad Murray to be Sentenced Today for Jackson’s Death

    Nov 29, 11 by EURpublisher02 Leave a comment

    *Dr. Conrad Murray will face Michael Jackson’s family this morning when he returns to court today for sentencing in the death of the superstar from an overdose of an operating-room anesthetic he was receiving to battle insomnia. Prosecutors want a judge to sentence the 58-year-old Murray to the maximum four-year prison term. Defense attorneys counter […]