As you probably know, Lauryn Hill was under the fire for failing to pay $1.8 million in taxes from 2005 to 2007. Since last year, was trying to strike a deal with the court to pay off a restitution for what she owed and last summer she was ordered to pay $554,000. However, the singer only payed $50,000 since then and US Magistrate Judge, Madeline Cox was very unhappy with it during the court hearing yesterday.
“This is not someone who stands before the court penniless,”the Judge scolded Lauryn. “This is a criminal matter. Actions speak louder than words, and there has been no effort here to pay these taxes.”
In the meantime, Judge gave Lauryn 2 weeks to READ MORE