GHP's doppelganger sentenced to prison

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  1. Shivvy

    Shivvy Well-Known Member

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    EWARK, N.J. (AP) -- Grammy-winning singer Lauryn Hill was sentenced Monday to three months in prison and an additional three months in home confinement for failing to pay taxes on about $1 million in earnings.

    Hill, a 37-year-old South Orange resident, pleaded guilty
    last year in the case.

    During a forceful statement to the judge Monday, Hill explained she had always meant to eventually pay the taxes but was unable to during a period of time when she dropped out of the music business, echoing a defense she wrote last year in a long post online.

    "I needed to be able to earn so I could pay my taxes, without compromising the health and welfare of my children, and I was being denied that," Hill said Monday, without explaining what exactly triggered her actions.

    Before the sentencing, her attorney had said Hill had paid more than $970,000 to satisfy the state and federal tax liabilities.

    Hill had faced a maximum sentence of one year each on three counts. Her attorney had sought probation.

    It's not clear when or where she'd report to prison.

    Hill got her start with The Fugees and began her solo career in 1998 with the critically acclaimed album "The Miseducation of Lauryn Hill."

    She then largely disappeared from public view to raise her six children, five of whom she had with Rohan Marley, the son of reggae singer Bob Marley.

    At the time of her arrest last year, Hill wrote a criticism rejecting pop culture's "climate of hostility, false entitlement, manipulation, racial prejudice, sexism and ageism."
     
  2. Nantrax

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    She used the slavery card... 1.8 million in 3 years and she's a slave. :rolleyes:
     
  3. Swayze

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    Another broke Reggie
     
  4. freds

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    much younger and better looking but just as crazy.
     
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  6. GHP

    GHP New Member Banned User

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    Yeah I'll take the comparison :cool:
     
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    ready or not, here I come...







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    Damn they look a lot alike
    Would hit both
     
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    I wish you'd go to prison.
     
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  11. GHP

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    Shit in the other hand buddy
     
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    I meant to say I wish you'd go BACK to prison.

    :c
     
  13. Shivvy

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    I meant to say see which hand fills up first :c
     
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    This is what GHP looks like

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    Looks like Blucy .......

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    GHP New Member Banned User

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    This is what I look like :)

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    Do you speak with a thick accent? (like the Jamaicans)