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Joe Francis

Mark My Words

I Won't Be Going to Jail

8/27/2013 6:15 PM PDT BY TMZ STAFF
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Joe Francis
tells TMZ, his 270-day jail sentence for assault and false imprisonment is "ridiculous" and "absurd" ... and he won't rest until it's thrown out.

As we reported, Francis was sentenced Tuesday for assaulting a woman at his home in 2011 and falsely imprisoning her friends, but on his way out of jail moments ago ... he still insisted, "I'm one hundred percent innocent."

Francis says he has appealed the jail sentence, which means he won't have to turn himself in until a judge shoots down his request ... which could theoretically take years.

But Francis says it's a non-issue anyway ... because he's still sure he'll emerge victorious in the end.

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Bedroom Eyes    

This guy is a JO. Saw him on couples therapy where he was rude and ignorant towards everyone. Your turn douche bag!

359 days ago
77.

yaegerj    

Is it true the last time Joe went to jail, that he cried like a girl.

359 days ago
78.

lynkel    

This man is a creep.

359 days ago
79.

clarissa1974    

He needs to go to jail so his girl can find her voice and stop letting the pimp be her boss. If he was trying to make himself look good on couples therapy, he has a poor way of showing it. He needs to be throat raped in jail. Mister high and ****ing mighty you may have money and look down on people cuz they don't but guess what you bitch ass I may be poor, but I can hold my head up high even through all the struggles I have been in. I may not have wealth but I have everything I could ever need in my life. Go get raped in jail

359 days ago
80.

shewentwhoa    

send his stupid a$$ to jail. He is so disgusting and thinks he's a ladies man... He makes my skin crawl.

359 days ago
81.

lynda    

Slime ball. Abby runnnnnnnnnn

359 days ago
82.

JennaKennedy    

Go to jail buddy and stop wasting tax payers time and money.

359 days ago
83.

NykkiD    

He is a disgusting human and his girlfriend needs to wake up!

359 days ago
84.

Whocares    

Mark my words... we don't give a ****.

359 days ago
85.

karlew    

Personally I wish they could give this huge goof the death penalty. He's just scared to go to jail because he knows some gig guy is going to do to him what he's been doing to young women for years. Karma bitch

359 days ago
86.

Sapphiegirl    

THIS GUY IS SOOOO EFFING COC-KY!!!!! I HOPE HE GETS THROWN IN JAIL! THEN HE CAN DEVELOP A NEW SERIES "INMATES GONE WILD" STARRING JO FRANCIS' ASS. ITS THE STORY OF A YOUNG MAN WHO LEARNS WHAT IT MEANS TO BE SOMEBODY'S BITCH!

359 days ago
87.

ebony123    

my classmate's sister makes $89/hr on the computer. She has been laid off for 6 months but last month her pay was $15516 just working on the computer for a few hours. have a peek here >>>>>>>>>>WWW.KEP2.COM

359 days ago
88.

Nikki    

What we've learned from this trial: He owns the police and the jurors should be lined up and shot. Seriously, if he gets away with all that, he's got balls.

359 days ago
89.

A    

Can't we just all agree that this idiot needs to be permanently removed from society?

359 days ago
90.

dman    

Joe Francis is a p u s s y.

358 days ago
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