Action star Wesley Snipes was found not guilty
of federal tax-fraud and conspiracy charges Friday, but was convicted
on three misdemeanor counts of failing to file a tax return.
had faced up to 16 years in prison if convicted on all charges, but can
now only get up to three years. The “Blade” star and two co-defendants
had been indicted in 2006 after Snipes stopped paying, using tax
protest arguments long rejected by the courts.
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