Rapper T.I. was
sentenced to one year and one day in a Georgia prison as part of
his plea deal with prosecutors over a 2007 felony weapons charge.
Grammy-winning hip-hop star was accompanied by his family, manager
and longtime partner Tameka Cottle (a.k.a. Tiny Cottle) at the
Under the terms
of a deal brokered last March, T.I. pleaded guilty to a federal
weapons charge and agreed to complete 1,000 hours of community
service prior to his sentencing and pay a $100,000 fine in
exchange for a relatively light sentence.
He must do
another 500 hours of community service after getting sprung.
T.I. (real name is Clifford Harris Jr.), is required to turn
himself to prison within the next 60 days, but is not expected do
so before May 19.
District Judge Charles Pannell Jr., who praised the artist for
exceeding the expectations required from his plea deal,
acknowledged that T.I. had commitments that prevented him from
being jailed before the May date.
"Today I would
like to say thank you to some, and apologize to all," said the
rapper, who will serve his time at a penitentiary to be named
T.I. was arrested
on October 13, 2007, just before the BET Hip-Hop Awards after cops
caught him trying to buy unregistered machine guns and silencers.
time for criminal behavior on a day he wasn't performing,
apparently. Makes Chris Brown's pre-Grammys walloping of Rihanna
Jeffrey Dean Morgan is a Father!
Four years later!
Former Grey's Anatomy guest star
Jeffrey Dean Morgan recently found out that he has a child with
actress-producer Sherrie Rose, according to Us Weekly.
"Yes, I have a 4-year-old son
Rose confirmed to Us.
The actor reportedly had no
clue until this celeb gossip report broke today. Kind of a d!ck
move by Sherrie Rose in that case, no? What gives, lady?
A source said the
star learned of the boy a few weeks ago and has since met him:
"He's shocked and surprised, but he wants to be in the child's
Rose is an ex-girlfriend of
Jeffrey Dean Morgan, who is also known, gossip-wise, for his
longtime relationship with his former fiancee, Mary-Louise
They began dating in 2006 after
meeting on her hit Showtime series,
Weeds, where he played her late husband, but she called off
their engagement in 2008.
Rigged For Dive! is just another of
a long series of April Fool hoaxes