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Man Portrayed By Johnny Depp In ‘Blow’ Released From Federal Prison In Burlington County

The 71-year-old was the subject of the 1993 book and 2001 movie “Blow,” in which Johnny Depp portrayed Jung’s role as the American connection to the Colombian cocaine cartel in the late 1970s and early ’80s.


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Mount Laurel Man Sentenced To Prison For Scrap Metal Fraud

A New Jersey man has been sentenced to 30 months in federal prison and ordered to pay over $326,000 in restitution for running an interstate scrap metal scam through a supposed recycling company he registered in Montana.


Lauryn Hill. (credit: Jason Miller/Getty Images)

Former Grammy-Award Winner Lauryn Hill Released From Prison

Lauryn Hill’s attorney says she has been released from federal prison after serving time for failing to pay taxes.


Wesley Snipes

Wesley Snipes Leaves Pa. Prison After Tax Sentence

Wesley Snipes has been released from a federal prison in Pennsylvania.


Western Pa. Man (Purposely) Tries To Rob Bank Of $1

A man tried to rob a Pennsylvania bank of $1 because he hoped to be sent to a federal prison nearby, police said.


New Jersey Priest Sentenced For Misusing Parish Funds

A Morris County pastor has been sentenced to five months in federal prison after pleading guilty to tax evasion.