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12 Celebrities That Are Still Serving Time In Prison

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It’s hard to imagine celebrities going to jail. Especially considering the fact that a great number of famous people have admirable reputations and are adored. Or at the very least, that is what they want us to believe given the astonishing number of famous people who are still serving time in prison at this moment. Since the beginning of television, the public has been fascinated by the incarceration of famous people. Back in the day, we saw Michael Jackson leave court after being acquitted in his child molestation trial, and we saw O.J. Simpson walk out of court after being convicted of the 1994 murder of his ex-wife Nicole Brown Simpson and her friend Ronald Goldman.

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#1 Harvey Weinstein

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Miriam Haley and Jessica Mann are the only two people responsible for Harvey Weinstein’s conviction because they made allegations against him. Weinstein was arrested and charged with rape, criminal sexual act, sexual abuse, and sexual misconduct in New York.

There have been dozens of women who have come forward to talk about the sexual abuse that they suffered at the hands of this man over the course of their lives.

#2 Bill Cosby

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In 2018, he was found guilty in a retrial and sentenced to three to ten years in prison. All of the allegations have been refuted by Cosby.

#3 R. Kelly

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On July 11, 2019, R. Kelly was taken into custody by federal agents in the city of Chicago. The United States District Court for the Southern District of New York received a complaint in the form of an indictment. In the court in New York, the singer could be sentenced to up to 20 years in prison, whereas in the court in Chicago, he could be sentenced to decades in prison.

R. Kelly is currently being detained at a federal prison in Chicago, where he is reportedly having a difficult time adjusting to his new surroundings.

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#4 Suge Knight

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Hip-hop legend Marion Hugh “Suge” Knight Jr. served as CEO of Death Row Records for many years. After getting into an altercation with a person who worked on the movie “Straight Outta Compton,” Knight grazed Cle “Bone” Sloan with his car and then ran him over, resulting in Sloan’s death. He was given a sentence of 22 years in prison for voluntary manslaughter, in addition to a sentence of six years in prison for a third strike violation.

#5 Michael Jace

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#6 C-Murder

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C-Murder, real name Corey Miller, was found guilty of the murder of a teenager named Steve Thomas in 2002 and sentenced to life in prison without parole. After the conclusion of his trial, several witnesses have changed their statements, and new evidence has surfaced. The United States Supreme Court issued a decision in April 2020 mandating that juries in major criminal cases must reach unanimous verdicts.

#7 Jared Fogle

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At the age of 20, Jared Fogle weighed more than 400 pounds. His height was 6 feet 3 inches. In order to lose more than half of his body weight, he worked out every day and subsisted on Subway sandwiches. It didn’t take long for him to establish himself as the go-to spokesperson for the sandwich shop, and he eventually turned that role into a well-paying profession. He admitted to obtaining child pornography and having sex with minors a few years later.

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He was given a prison sentence of more than 15 years, and he will not be eligible for release until he has served a minimum of 13 years behind bars.

#8 Ricardo Medina Jr.

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#9 Sam Hurd

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#10 Shannon Richardson

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#11 Kidd Creole

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#12 Oscar Pistorius

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