MTV Star Mike "The Situation" Sorrentino Gets 8 Month Prison Sentence

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The Situation's legal, well, situation has finally come to a close, as the Jersey Shore star has been sentenced to eight months in prison for tax evasion.

A judge also ordered Sorrentino to pay a fine of $10,000 within 30 days, but was credited with having already paid $123,913 in restitution, People reports.

The 36-year-old and his brother Marc were indicted four years ago, resulting in him pleading guilty to one count of tax evasion in January 2018. Marc got two years in prison.

Michael Sorrentino was a reality television personality who gained fame on "The Jersey Shore", which first appeared on the MTV network.

His "Jersey Shore" castmates were also there, including Vinny Guadagnino, Jenni "JWoww" Farley, Ronnie Margo-Ortiz, DJ Paulie D and Nicole "Snooki" Polizzi, reported the Asbury Park Press. Asked if he had a message to his fans by reporters afterward, Sorrentino flashed the peace sign.

But Sorrentino, 37, had hoped for probation when he entered his plea under a deal that ditched a raft of other charges.

Kingeman said his client has worked diligently to overcome substance abuse in the time since his arrest.

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"Today I live with integrity", Sorrentino told the judge.

Sorrentino admitted concealing his income in 2011 by making cash deposits that wouldn't trigger federal reporting requirements.

Mike Sorrentino flashed his abs and boasted about hook-ups on all six seasons of Jersey Shore.

Sorrentino can still be seen in new episodes of Jersey Shore: Family Vacation on MTV Thursdays at 8 p.m. ET.

"The law requires all Americans to pay our fair share of taxes", Carpenito said.

He copped to one charge of assisting in the preparation of a false return.