The Art Newspaper – The Manhattan art dealer Mary Boone was sentenced to 30 months in prison by the New York Southern District Court on two counts of tax fraud yesterday. Eligible for up to one year of supervised release, Boone’s jail time is six months short of the maximum term sought by the US attorney’s office, though Judge Alvin K. Hellerstein, who presided over the sentencing, also mandated 180 hours of community service after her sentence is complete. – read more