Another week, another celebrity going arrested.
Abby Lee Miller, the wizard of Dance Moms, was justsentenced to one year and the working day in prison on Tuesday, May 9, for hoax. The convict comes about a year and a half after her indictment.
According to TMZ, she hidaround $755,000 in earnings from the government. In addition to her convict, Miller willpay a combined $160,000 in fines a $40,000 fine and a $120,000 sentence for the currency-reporting abuse, according to Deadline.
A couple of weeks before Millers arrest, Bachelor sun Chris Soules was detained for supposedly fleeing a lethal hit-and-run. On Tuesday, April 25, Soules was formally charged with allegedly leaving the background of a fatal accident and was heldon $10,000 bond.
Soules is kind of the last person I would expect to be arrested. Hes just not on my radar, but there are a lot of celebrities who have expended time in jail. Like, a lot
Heres a directory of personalities you certainly forgot spent time in the slammer 😛 TAGEND
1. Mark Wahlberg
Wahlberg provided 45 days of a three-month sentence in jail when he was 16 for assaulting two Vietnamese humankinds while attempting to cheat a convenience store, according to the New York Daily News. He said he was high when it happened.
According to the LA Times, Wahlbergasked for a pardon for the assaults back in 2014, but the request was dropped in 2016 after he failed to respond to a word asking if he wanted to keep it open.
He supposedly told reporters at the Toronto Film Festival back in September 2016 that he was able to meet with the victims and apologize for the pain he caused.
2. Robert Downey, Jr.
Before he ever stepped into his Iron Man suit, Robert Downey, Jr. had multiple stints in prison for pharmaceutical property between 1996 and 2001, according to the New York Daily News.
He failed to show up to a court-ordered dose test in 1999, so he was sentenced to a three years in a substance abuse facility/ prison in California run by the state, according to Daily Mail. He was released by a evaluate after serving 12 months. But his addiction sustained after that.
According to Daily Mail, its most recent bride, Susan Levin, inspiredhim to clean up his act. Before they got married in 2005, Levin( now Downey) cleared him get clean, and hes been clean ever since. He property Iron Man in 2008.
3. Lil Kim
Just like Miller, Lil Kim was sentenced to one year and one day in prison back in 2005 for three counts of perjury and one detail of plot. She was released in 2006.
4. Tim Allen
Tim Allen was arrested in 1978 at the Kalamazoo/ Battle Creek International Airport in Michigan for wealth of cocaine. He alleged guilty to drug trafficking and spent two years and four months in prison in Minnesota.
In an interview with Washington Times, Allen did prison set him in a position of enormous humility. He mentioned, I was able to make amends to friends and family and refocus “peoples lives” on mounting and achieving goals.
5. Jane Fonda
The Grace and Frankie star was arrested in 1970 in a Cleveland airport for drug smuggling, but the pills she had werent stimulants the latter are vitamins.
Fonda was an ardent political activist during the course of its 70 s( and still is) and was openly against the Vietnam War. She was coming back from an anti-Vietnam War speaking gig in Canada when she was wrongfully arrested for the vitamins in her bag.
In a 2009 blog post, she said she guesses she was arrested because the Nixon administration wanted to shut up her activism.According to Daily Mail, she said in the blog pole,
I think they hoped this scandal would cause the college communications to be cancelled and spoil my respectability. I was handcuffed and put in the Cleveland Jail, which is when the mugshot was taken.
I was secreted on attachment and a few months later, after every pill had been tested under a lab( with taxpayers money !) service charges were rejected and there were a few paragraphs hidden in the back of articles that they were vitamins , not drugs.
Her mugshot has become an iconic persona ever since. She even sells merchandise featuring it and raises the merch onto red carpets.
Her Grace and Frankie co-star Lily Tomlin recently broughtthe clutch with Fondas mugshot to the Grace and Frankie premiere. Iconic, truly.
6. Lauryn Hill
Lauryn Hill was sentenced to 3 month in prison in 2013 because she reportedly didnt pay taxes on$ 1 million in income.
She pled guilty to the charges in 2012, but she also observed she needed to be able to earn money in order to pay the taxes she owed, according to Billboard. Hill had left the music business times before, so she wasnt doing enough money be paid her debts.
According to CNN, she provided the full three months in a facility in Connecticut and was released in October 2013.
7. Martha Stewart
Martha Stewarts seizure was so shocking, its now famed. She was sentenced for insider trading and went to a federal women prison in Alderson, West Virginiain 2004.
She provided five months in prison, five months ofhouse arrest, and two years of probation.In an interview withGiuliana Rancic in 2014, Stewart didnt sugarcoat the difficulties of prison, saying it can ruin you.
But she also told the E! secure,
Luckily, I have an extremely strong, healthy physique, so my health never stood. Health, confidence and that curiosity to realize what shouldnt happen, what you can overcome. So, I overcame a very difficult, nasty situation.
8. Paris Hilton
Paris Hilton was convicted of contravening her probation and be subject to 45 days in prison back in 2007 without the option for furlough, toil handout, alternative incarcerate or electronic monitoring, according to Today.
She had beenon probation for alcohol-related negligent driving. According to Public, she was liberated early for good behavior.
She was also booked in 2016 for alleged cocaine belonging, but was liberated shortly after.
9. Lindsay Lohan
Ohhhh, Lindsay. My daughter. Shes been arrested so many times over the past decades. But lucky her, shes go to leave jail early just about each time shes been in it.
In November 2007, she literally onlyserved 84 hours of a 24 -hour sentence due to overcrowding at the Century Regional Detention Center in Lynwood, California, according to E! Online.
On another occasion in 2010, Lindsay was supposed to serve 90 eras in the same prison, but she was released in 2 week because the prison was overcrowded again and she hadnt perpetrated a violent crime.
Her convictions were a result of booze and drug-related offenses, as well flouting her probation by failing to attend court-mandated alcohol education classes.
10. Matthew McConaughey
Matthew McConaughey was reportedly arrestedfor marijuana possession, owned of narcotic paraphernalia and refusing transportation at 3 am on a Monday morning in October 1999 and was liberated on bond later that day.
And, get this: When the policemen came to arrest him, he was allegedly dancing altogether naked and playing the bongos.
In a 2016 interview with Playboy, McConaughey confirmed thats what he was doing when the policeman indicated up to his home believing him of marijuana possession. He spoke,
Whats wrong with thumping on your containers in your birthday suit? I have no sadness about the channel I got there. But whats the lesson? Shut the window that has the beautiful fragrance of jasmine blowing in because its two in the morning and you might wake a neighbor.
11. Michelle Rodriguez
The Fast and the Furious star was arrested and sentenced to six months in prison in 2007 for contravening her probation in a DUI case.
She only had to serve 18 of her 180 days in prison due to overcrowding, just like Lindsay Lohan.
When asked about her time in prison in an interview with The Guardian, she alleged,
Im soooo glad to be over my 20 s, soul. Boy, were they wild In my 20 s, I employed the excuse of adolescence to have huge amount of spontaneous enjoyable. Ive scaped responsibility for the last 10 times , now its time to get on it Very, extremely, naughty. I was a bad girl. Im good now.
There ya have it. Lots of fames go to jail.