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Wesley Snipes

Released from Prison

4/5/2013 8:39 AM PDT BY TMZ STAFF
EXCLUSIVE

0405_wesley_snipes_01Passenger 57 is no longer Inmate #43355-018 -- TMZ has learned Wesley Snipes has been released from prison.

The Federal Bureau of Prisons tells TMZ ... Snipes was released on April 2 and transferred to the New York Community Corrections Office, which will oversee his home confinement.

Home confinement (aka house arrest) will end July 19.

Snipes checked into McKean Federal Correctional Institution in Pennsylvania back in December 2010 after he was convicted for failing to file federal income tax returns.

Let this be a reminder ... you've got 10 days left, people!!!

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61.

Jeannette    

It makes no sense to me the taxpaper paid for him to live in prison because he didn't pay his taxes. So he goes to prison I take it most likely didn't pay his taxes and we the tax payer paid for his room and board. Am I missing something?

512 days ago
62.

LindaJay    

Thought he was smart with his finances---not! Wise up, Wesley.

512 days ago
63.

Charles    

BLADE!

512 days ago
64.

4nic8r    

Welcome home, Wesley

512 days ago
65.

k    

Tried to beat the system. Failed. Hey, people, don't believe this crap you read in ads telling you how to make money or keep it. It fhese people knew how, they wouldn't have to try and hook you. They'd be too rich to care.

512 days ago
66.

tdr9    

Blade

512 days ago
67.

AllMe    

hope you learned your lesson.. now go make more movies

512 days ago
68.

Nobody.Puts.Bieber.In.A.Corner    

Good, now, let's make another Blade to make up for that piece of **** trinity ryan reynolds *** carnival ride blade.

512 days ago
69.

Dublin2016    

Demolition Man was one of the best movies he did!

512 days ago
70.

Throwback kid    

Congrats Wesley! I'm glad he is out, always liked his films. I just hope we don't see him buying adult diapers, that means he was sodomized while in prison

512 days ago
71.

tommyboy07    

Did his time....big deal. Piece of sh**. He thought he was such a big movie star that he didn't have to pay his taxes like us low life working class people. I hope the Government took away every asset he owned. Hope Hollywood snubs his black a**.

512 days ago
72.

Non-American and happy about it    

its about time...Alex Baldwin's brother escaped jail for the same crime...funny huh, how"transparent" American justice is

512 days ago
73.

Trishy    

YAY! I'm glad he's back. He shouldn't have even been there in the first place. Welcome back, Wesley!

512 days ago
74.

Zizi    

I am so Happy to see Wesley Snipes out of Jail, what was done to him in my opinion their are other people who owe the IRS more money than he did.... Hope he joins the Expendables movie....

512 days ago
75.

Marisol    

They should keep his ugly ass in jail for another three years

512 days ago
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