Shakira loses Spanish court appeal in tax fraud case

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Shakira loses Spanish court appeal in tax fraud case

Colombian singer Shakira's appeal in a Spain tax fraud case was dismissed on 26 May.  The Colombian singer was first charged in 2018 with failing to pay €14.5 million ($15.5 million) on income earned between 2012 and 2014, according to The Associated Press. She denied any wrongdoing when she testified in June 2019, but a judge ruled in July 2021 that there was enough evidence for the case to go to trial. In its Thursday decision, the Spanish court said evidence suggests Shakira was "...

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