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Lauryn Hill gets three months for failing to pay taxes

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"Over-commercialization and its resulting restrictions and limitations can be very damaging and distorting to the inherent nature of the individual," Hill wrote. "I did not deliberately abandon my fans, nor did I deliberately abandon any responsibilities, but I did however put my safety, health and freedom and the freedom, safety and health of my family first over all other material concerns! I also embraced my right to resist a system intentionally opposing my right to whole and integral survival."RELATED:Most awkward people on the red-carpetShe also said she hadn't paid taxes since she withdrew from society to guarantee her family's safety but that she always intended to rectify the situation.Keep ciicking for more photos of Lauryn ...
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