Lauryn Hill jailed for tax evasion

Associated Press
Eight-time Grammy Award winning singer Lauryn Hill leaves federal court in Newark, N.J., Monday, May 6, 2013, after sentencing in her tax evasion case. Hill was sentenced 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, 37, pleaded guilty last year in the case. The South Orange resident got her start with The Fugees and began her solo career in 1998 with the acclaimed album "The Miseducation of Lauryn Hill." (AP Photo/Mel Evans)

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Eight-time Grammy Award winning singer Lauryn Hill was sentenced to three months in prison and an additional three months in home confinement for failing to pay taxes on about $1 million in earnings.

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