Name: Fat Joe
Birth Name: 
Joseph Cartagena
Birth Date: 
August 19, 1970
Birth Place: 
New York City, New York
Occupation: 
Rapper
Relationship Status: 
Married
Celebrity Ranking # 1683
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Fat Joe to Serve Four Months in Prison

Posted Monday June 24, 2013 10:44 PM GMT

Unable to hide from Uncle Sam, Fat Joe will serve four months in jail for failing to pay income tax.

The "Lean Back" rapper, whose legal name is Joseph Cartagena, was given the sentence in Newark federal court on Monday (June 24).

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Fat Joe Gets Pinched by Uncle Sam for Tax Evasion

Posted Friday December 21, 2012 10:30 AM GMT

He’s not the first celebrity to ditch out on paying taxes, but Fat Joe's transgressions may land him in the slammer for up to two years.

According to a report, the “Pride and Joy” rapper showed up in a Newark, New Jersey federal court yesterday and entered a guilty plea yesterday on charges of failing to pony up $700,000 during the years of 2007 and 2008.

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Fat Joe: Accused of Sexual Assault

Posted Wednesday June 23, 2010 3:16 PM GMT

Looking to have landed himself in a troubling situation, Fat Joe was brought in for police questioning related to an alleged sexual assault in Wisconsin over the past weekend.

The hip-hop star and his crew are accused of groping a female fan following a concert in Madison on Sunday, though he was not charged and released after speaking with authorities.

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