Dolce and Gabbana convicted of tax evasion

Italian court handed down a 20-month suspended prison sentence to designer duo

All’s not well in the world of fashion.

Yesterday an Italian court sentenced designers Domenico Dolce and Stefano Gabbana—the duo behind the brand Dolce & Gabbana (D&G)—to 20 months in prison for tax evasion. The designers also must pay €500,000 as part of a fine that could eventually reach €10 million ($13.4 million).

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