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DMX Sentenced to One Year for Tax Fraud

It looks like rapper DMX will have a new conviction to sing about. While it may not be as conventional as rapping about weapons or drug charges, his recent conviction for tax fraud has earned him some new prison time. Now, for the next year, he'll only be able to sing "X Gon' Give it to Ya" and "Where the Hood At" from behind bars.

Teen Vogue, Seventeen, Trending All Day, and something called Clevver are reporting that Logan Paul was arrested in Rome for illegally flying a drone over the Colosseum. Paul, a barely sentient bad hair day that somehow has a camera incessantly trained upon itself, unsurprisingly filmed part of his alleged arrest. This cross-cultural conclave featured an Italian police officer explaining, "the flying of the drone in this area is illegal," to which Paul, a wig that walked off the set of "Crank Yankers," responds in Spanish, "No bueno."

This Mensa meeting then moved to a police station where Paul, a mere wisp of cognition behind sunglasses you laughed at in CVS, explains himself to police and is later released. Thank god.

After serving nine years in prison for robbery and kidnapping, O.J. Simpson was granted parole today. "I've done my time," Simpson told the Nevada Board of Parole. "I've done it as well and as respectfully as I think anyone can."

The parole board was unanimous in its decision, and is now mulling Simpson's release date, which could come as early as October.

For Alanis Morissette's former business manager, Jonathan Todd Schwartz, formerly of GSO Business Management, everything isn't gonna be fine fine fine. In an un-ironic twist, months ago Schwartz admitted to embezzling nearly $7 million from GSO clients, as well as covering up his thefts. Recently, a federal court judge sentenced Schwartz to 6 years behind bars as a result of his plea bargain.

In addition to the lengthy prison sentence, Schwartz has been ordered to pay restitution totaling nearly $9 million. The sentence is sure to provide Schwartz with a daily reminder of the mess he left when he went away.

The daytime Emmy Award winning producer, Andre Bauth, also known as Andre Salaman Bautista, from Colombia, was found guilty last week of attempted murder and assault with a deadly weapon. Bautista won an Emmy in April 2015 for his work producing the online soap opera, "The Bay." The incident occurred after he got really upset while watching the Oscars with his roommates and tenants back in September 2015.

The producer and actor took offense and got upset after his Oscar watching buddies laughed at him after he said that he would win 5 Oscars one day. However, the laughter turned his rage deadly, and Bautista got a knife and stabbed one of his tenants in the chest for laughing at his Oscar aspirations. Fortunately, the tenant was able to receive immediate medical attention and as a result survived the attacked which punctured his lung.

Randy Quaid Arrested as Fugitive, CA Extradition Expected

After five years of evading authorities in California, actor Randy Quaid and his wife, Evi, are being held in jail in Vermont on $500,000 bail each. Neither has posted bail.

The Quaids fled the U.S. after being charged with felony vandalism, among other charges. The property at issue was once their own -- the couple was reportedly squatting in the guest house on land that previously belonged to them. They did not hang around to resolve the case.

Jared Fogle, most famous for pitching the health value of Subway sandwiches, has reportedly reached a plea agreement involving numerous charges of sex with minors and possession of child pornography. Fogle allegedly paid for sex with a 17-year-old, elicited younger sex partners ("the younger the girl, the better"), and had pornographic images of children as young as 6.

Both prosecutors and Fogle's defense attorney announced the plea agreement, which means Fogle will avoid a criminal trial, but the deal still has to be approved by the judge.

The once high and mighty Real Housewife of New Jersey, Teresa Giudice, is now languishing away in jail while the government plunders her assets.

Two years ago, Teresa and her husband Joe were indicted for fraud, conspiracy to commit mail and wire fraud, making false statements on loan applications, and bankruptcy fraud. Both plead guilty, and Teresa was sentenced to 15 months in prison. Joe was sentenced to 41 months in prison. The couple was also ordered to pay $415,588 to the government.

If she's sitting in jail, how can she afford to pay the judgment?

Teresa Giudice in Prison: 5 Interesting Facts

"The Real Housewives of New Jersey" star Teresa Giudice began serving her 15-month federal prison sentence on Monday.

Giudice arrived at the Federal Correctional Institute in Danbury, Connecticut, just before 3 a.m., reports E! Online. Giudice and her husband Joe Giudice both pleaded guilty to bankruptcy fraud charges in 2014. Teresa was facing as much as 27 months in prison for her role in the fraud scheme, which included as much as $5 million in fraudulent mortgage loans.

In fitting reality TV fashion, however, it turns out that the prison Teresa Giudice will call home for the next 15 months is something of a celebrity itself. What should you know about FCI Danbury? Here are five interesting facts:

'Real Housewives' Star Teresa Giudice Didn't Know Plea Meant Prison

"Real Housewives of New Jersey" star Teresa Giudice is having second thoughts about her guilty plea now that she's facing prison time.

It seems strange, but several months after Teresa and Joe Giudice pleaded guilty to bankruptcy fraud, Teresa is ready for a do-over. According to E! News, the reality show mother and wife told Bravo's Andy Cohen that she "didn't understand" the part of her plea agreement where she'd be sent to prison.

What exactly didn't Teresa understand?