Sometimes celebrities just mess up and have to serve jail time. Here is a list of 24 celebrities who have served hard time!
24. 50 Cent
50 Cent had a six months sentence in what is called shock incarceration boot camp. He had heroin, crack, and a gun when he was caught in his home.
23. James Brown
Brown was arrested and convicted for aggravated assault and also eluding police, which resulted in an interstate car chase. He served six years in prison for these offenses
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22. OJ Simpson
Simpson is serving 33 years for robbery, kidnapping, coercion, and conspiracy.
TI was in prison for one year after being convicted for possession of illegal weapons.
20. Michelle Rodriguez
Rodriguez violated her probation after being charged with a DUI and served 18 days in jail as a result. She was instructed to do community service and educational classes which she did not live up to.
19. Mike Tyson
Tyson was convicted of rape in 1991 and served 36 months in prison.
18. Paul McCartney
Had to serve 10 days in jail after he was caught with a half-pound of marijuana at the Tokyo airport.
17. Robert Downey Jr.
Spent one year in prison for trespassing after he broke into his neighbor’s house and passed out on a bed. He was high on drugs at the time of the incident. Because he missed a mandatory drug test more time was added to his sentence
16. Tim Allen
Allen was in prison for two years after he was caught with 1.4 lbs. of cocaine and charged with drug trafficking.
15. Vince Neil
The Motley Crue singer had to serve 15 days for vehicular manslaughter and a DUI.
14. Wesley Snipes
Snipes forgot to pay his taxes and went to prison for three years on charges of tax evasion.
13. Martha Stewart
Martha spent 5 months in prison after she lied to federal investigators while being questioned on corporate fraud.