'Dance Mom' Ups the Crazy, Gets Charged With Money Laundering

Abby Lee Miller might be crazy in a way that isn't just fun and games and child endangerment.

  • Source: / Via:

  • If you've ever seen the hit Lifetime reality show Dance Moms, you know it's all about how insane moms whose kids dance are. (Hint: the answer is really insane.) But this time, the show's main character Abby Lee Miller is showing us she might be crazy in a way that isn't just fun and games and child endangerment.

    Miller, who runs the Abby Lee Miller Dance School around which the show is based, was charged earlier with 20 counts related to failure to report income from Dance Moms and its spinoffs while going through bankruptcy proceedings. This week, money laundering charges were added to the list, as Miller is accused of bringing more than $10,000 cash into the United States from Australia. (The exact amount is unknown, but according to the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, the U.S. Attorney's office "also filed a forfeiture allegation seeking a judgment of $120,000.")

    According to Deadline, Miller could spend up to five years in prison and pay more than $5 million in fines if found guilty.

    In addition to Dance Moms, Miller has starred in Abby's Ultimate Dance Competition, Dance Moms: Miami, and Dance Moms: Abby's Studio Rescue.

    What do you think? Is Abby Lee Miller getting what's coming to her, or is she innocent? Let us know in the comments below or @WhatsTrending on Twitter!

Comment with Facebook

Leslie Jones Vomited in Her Mouth on SNL During This Sketch
Kate McKinnon Talks About the Magic of Gal Gadot
Ladies of SNL Welcome Everyone to Hell
Check Out 'Binge' - An Indie Pilot Which Plumbs the Depths of Eating Disorders in Brutally Honest Way
Kimmel Accepts Roy Moore’s Invitation to Alabama, Insists It’s At The Mall He’s Banned From
Seth Meyers Takes "A Closer Look" At Trump's Terrible Tax Plan
'Jersey Shore' Is Coming Back to MTV in 2018
Rick and Morty Celebrates Thanksgiving With Surprise Clip from Mr. Poopybutthole
Stranger Things’ Joe Keery and Gaten Matarazzo Answer the Web’s Most Searched Questions
Jordan Fisher and Lindsay Arnold Win Season 25 of Dancing with the Stars
Donald Trump Being Cool With Roy Moore Makes Him Soft on Crime Says Seth Meyers
Chance Wants Barack Obama to Return on SNL in New R+B Song
Kim Kardashian West Drinks Sardine Smoothie to Avoid Confirming Her Sisters' Pregnancies
Tiffany Haddish is Mortal Kombat Character Boo Boo Jeffries
John Oliver Looks At How Trump Lies to Americans
Tiffany Haddish as Cardi B Auditions for The Lion King on SNL
James Corden and 'Stranger Things' Kids Perform in Motown Group, 'The Upside Downs'
Reminder: The 'Stranger Things' Stars Are Still Kids