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Rapper, Singer Lauryn Hill Pleads Guilty In Newark To Tax Evasion

Hill was charged earlier this month with failing to file income tax returns for several years with the Internal Revenue Service.


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New Jersey Psychic Accused Of Conning 5 Clients Out Of Over $331,000

A New Jersey psychic is facing theft, money laundering and tax-evasion charges after several victims said she conned them out of hundreds of thousands of dollars.


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Rapper, Singer Lauryn Hill Faces Federal Tax Charges

Federal prosecutors say Hill earned more than $1.6 million during the three years that she failed to file returns. Prosecutors say her primary source of income is royalties from the recording and film industries.


Monsignor Patrick Brown (left) leaves court with his attorney after being sentenced to five months in prison for tax evasion and alleged misuse of parish funds. (Credit: CBS 2)

NJ Priest Sentenced For Alleged Misuse Of Parish Funds

A New Jersey priest faced a judge in court on Tuesday to learn his punishment after he spent donations from parishioners on fancy vacations, a car and even a boat, prosecutors said.


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Rapper Ja Rule Pleads Guilty To Tax Evasion In NJ

The platinum-selling rapper admitted to not paying taxes on more than $3 million in income earned between 2004 and 2006.


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Ex-City Council President Stein Avoids Jail Time In Tax Case

A judge has decided that a once-prominent New York City politician can serve 500 hours of community service rather than jail time for income tax evasion.


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Prosecutors: Ex-NY Senator Could Face Tax Charges

Already charged in a federal fraud indictment, the former New York state Senate Democratic leader and his son could also soon be facing charges of tax evasion.


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Ex-NY Sen. Leibell Admits To Tax Evasion

Ex-Sen. Vincent Leibell admitted in court Monday that he tried to influence a grand jury investigating corruption in Putnam County.