Wesley Trent Snipes, #43355-018 (48), checked into FCI McKean, PA, yesterday at around noon. His crime? Tax evasion. In a rational justice system, the entire matter would have been handled in civil court.
He was initially processed thru the main medium-security prison to be transferred next door to the FPC (camp) to begin serving his 3 yrs.
One of the more notable former inmates of that camp was Detroit Tiger pitcher Denny McLain (fraud).
While the FCI has a double razor-wire fence, the camp has none. There is relatively more physical freedom in the minimum-security camp, but the few guards that are there (292 inmates) tend to be a lot more Mickey Mouse, acting like the place was a USP (penitentiary). more…