Irwin Schiff holds a copy of his book, ``The Federal Mafia: How It Illegally Imposes and Unlawfully Collects Income Taxes," as he leaves the U.S. Federal Courthouse in Las Vegas, Friday, April, 11, 2003. (AP Photo/Joe Cavaretta)

Political Prisoner Dies Iin US Jail For Protesting Taxation

At the age of 87, Schiff was sentenced to 14 years in prison, and sadly, he just died just before his planned release.