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Is Andrew Tate in Jail?

Published 01/01/2023, 7:45 AM EST

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Many male students in Wales began citing Andrew Tate as an influence. As a result, teachers and parents expressed alarm, according to BBC reporting. Also, when given the task of writing an essay about someone they admire, a handful of the male students were eager to talk about The ‘Top G’.

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It explains the extent to which former kickboxer and current internet celebrity Andrew Tate has impacted the world. However, at this point, his fate appears to have completed its cycle. Law enforcement authorities took Andrew and his brother Tristan into custody from their house in Bucharest as part of an investigation into charges of human trafficking and sexual abuse. A police spokesperson confirmed the detention of the controversial British-American internet provocateur and his sibling to the BBC.

Andrew Tate’s incarceration in a Romanian prison


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The Directorate for Investigating Organized Crime and Terrorism (DIICOT) said that prosecutors had requested to keep the internet sensation in a ‘detention center’ for another 30 days. And added further that a judge’s decision on the application should be available by Friday. Tate’s representative couldn’t share further information. He said“However, Andrew and Tristan Tate have the utmost respect for the Romanian authorities and will always assist and help in any way they can.”

It seems that the orders are in place for the duo’s detainment. 


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Andrew Tate; a life in luxury and bans

In 2016, a video that showed him purportedly hitting a woman went viral. Soon the former British Cruiserweight kickboxing champion grabbed headlines. The reality TV show Big Brother threw him out due to the outcry that followed.


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He gained the international spotlight with comments that sexual assault victims should ‘take responsibility’ for their experiences. Social media platform Twitter eventually banned him as a result. Citing their policies that ‘misogyny is a terrible ideology that is not permitted,’ other portals such as TikTok, YouTube, Facebook, and Instagram followed suit in banning The Top G.

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Videos that frequently appear show him traveling in a private aircraft, flashing luxury sports cars, and on lavish vacations. No wonder Andrew Tate gained widespread popularity, especially among young men.


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Jaideep R Unnithan

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After completing 18 years in the corporate sector, Jaideep decided to make a move out of the comfort zone and follow his heart's calling to becoming a writer. His understanding of Boxing began with Iron Mike's debut as an 18 year old in 1985. Like anyone and everyone else, he holds Muhammad Ali as the greatest, though his personal favorite remains the 'PacMan' Manny Pacquiao for his speed and sheer toughness.

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