Wesley Snipes

Wesley Snipes Out of Prison

The actor served 28 months of his three-year sentence for income tax evasion

by #teamEBONY, April 9, 2013

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Wesley Snipes

Wesley Snipes

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Wesley Snipes is a free man – well, almost.

The Blade star, who was convicted in 2008 on charges that he failed to file income tax returns during a three-year period, was released last Tuesday from a federal prison in Pennsylvania, according to The Associated Press

Snipes, 50, is now under home confinement, which will be overseen by the New York Community Corrections Office, until July 19.

The actor served 28 months of his three-year sentence.

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