Shakira Faces 8-Year Sentence In Spain For Tax Fraud

Shakira Faces 8-Year Sentence: Shakira’s Prosecutors in Barcelona said Friday that they would seek a prison sentence of more than eight years against global music superstar Shakira, after she rejected a plea deal on accusations of tax fraud. The court will now need to decide on holding a trial and set a date. Prosecutors accuse the 45-year-old Hips Don’t Lie songstress of defrauding the Spanish tax office out of 14.5 million euros ($14.7 million) on income earned between 2012 and 2014.

 

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