Felon bae Apollo Nida is accusing his ex-wife Phaedra Parks of keeping him away from their two sons, 9-year-old Ayden and 6-year-old Dylan. Apollo, who was recently freed from prison, wants to reunite with his sons when he's released from a Philadelphia halfway house later this year. But he claims Phaedra is putting legal obstacles between him and his sons.

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Phaedra Parks, DJ Tone Kapone

Phaedra Parks has a type. The 45-year-old Real housewives of Atlanta veteran is reportedly dating 30-something DJ Tone Kapone, of Chicago.

The mom-of-2 posted an Instagram photo of her new man on Wednesday. The image shows the couple attending a New Year's Eve party in Chicago, where he resides and works.

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Phaedra Parks

While we were debating over whether Phaedra Parks or her jailbird husband, Apollo Nida, filed for divorce first, Parks quietly purchased a Buckhead mansion in her married name.

It's almost like she intentionally wanted bloggers to find it.

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Kandi Burruss Phaedra Parks

A loyal reader (E-VannaRootsAllEvil) requested this post about Kandi Burruss and Phaedra Parks' stale beef.

I'm baffled as to why anyone cares about scripted drama between reality TV cast members who draw paychecks from the same employee.

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Apollo Nida

Just one year into his 5-year prison sentence, convicted reality TV star Apollo Nida transferred to a New Jersey prison in anticipation of an early release.

The move came just 2 weeks before another reality TV star, Mendecees Harris, was sentenced to 8 years in prison for his role in running a drug trafficking ring.

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Apollo Nida

According to Radar Online, convicted white collar criminal Apollo Nida has become withdrawn and depressed inside his 6x9 foot prison cell at the Federal Medical Center in Lexington, Kentucky, where he is serving 8 years for bank fraud and identity theft.

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Apollo Nida and Phaedra Parks

This video clip of Apollo Nida's parting shots at his wife Phaedra Parks on Real Housewives of Atlanta was interesting. With no less than 3 cameras on hand to capture all angles of the white collar criminal's final scenes, Apollo tried his best to look menacing and dramatic. But his act failed miserably for one reason: Apollo can't act.

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Phaedra Parks and Apollo Nida

Reality TV socialite Phaedra Parks says she is "relieved" that her husband Apollo Nida was shipped back to prison following his conviction for bank and wire fraud.

Unlike most couples who rush down the aisle, Parks was forced to wait until Nida completed a prior prison bid before they tied the knot 5 years ago. But the distance between them only heightened her intense feelings for him.

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Phaedra Parks and Apollo Nida

Local attorney and reality TV personality Phaedra Parks is moving on with her life. The mother-of-two has retained a local attorney to file for divorce from her white collar criminal husband, Apollo Nida, who is serving time in the federal pen for bank and wire fraud.

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Apollo Nida

Convicted felon Apollo Nida is not ready to turn himself in to start serving his prison sentence just yet. The reality TV personality still has contractual obligations to fulfill with Bravo Network. I'm told Bravo's producers ordered Apollo to film one final manufactured scene before he heads to the big house for the next 8 years.

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Apollo Nida after his conviction

Now that the federal case against Real Housewives of Atlanta cast member Apollo Nida, 35, has ended in a conviction, the focus is shifting to his alleged co-conspirators -- one of whom may or may not be his wife, local attorney and RHOA star Phaedra Parks.

Apollo was sentenced to 8 years in prison on Wednesday for conspiring to to commit mail, wire and bank fraud in a complex fraud scheme which spanned over four years and harmed over 50 victims.

Apollo will remain free for another 2 months. But he cannot appeal his conviction due to his plea deal.

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Apollo Nida mugshot

Former reality TV cast member Apollo Nida was sentenced to 8 years in a federal prison today. Apollo was given leniency for snitching to the feds about his costars on Real Housewives of Atlanta.

Legal experts say Apollo will likely serve half the time.

Last month, a federal judge sentenced Nida’s female accomplice, Gayla St. Julien, to 5 years and 1 month in a federal prison.

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Apollo Nida

Local attorney and reality TV star Phaedra Parks' husband Apollo Nida is set to be sentenced today by one of Georgia's harshest federal judges.

A source in the legal community tells Sandrarose.com exclusively that Nida will be sentenced to serve "a lot of time" in prison for his white collar crimes.

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Apollo Nida Apologizes to T.I.

After disgraced reality TV personality Apollo Nida pleaded guilty to a multitude of federal crimes, he was pegged as a government snitch by gossip tabloid TMZ.com.

Apollo lashed out at a TMZ producer, calling him a liar and asserting that the plea agreement documents in TMZ's report contained similar language to rap tycoon T.I. Harris's federal plea agreement. If you recall, T.I. served time for probation violation and weapons charges.

Apollo Nida Apologizes to T.I.

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T.I. and Tiny Boo'd Up at Sister 2 Sister Ladies Night

Atlanta's royal couple T.I. and Tiny Harris were spotted together at the private Ladies Night party hosted by Sister 2 Sister magazine event in Atlanta.

There has been widespread speculation that the "Family Hustle" stars were divorcing. But sources close to their camp says the rumors are false.

Other celebs in the house including prison-bound reality TV personality Apollo Nida, Toya and Memphitz Wright, and more!

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Apollo Nida mugshot

According to my trusted court source, Real Housewives of Atlanta cast member Apollo Nida pleaded guilty today to conspiracy to commit mail, wire and bank fraud. Nida is heading back to prison.

Last month, a federal judge sentenced Nida’s female accomplice, Gayla St. Julien, to 5 years and 1 month in a federal prison.

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Apollo Nida Accomplice Sentenced to 5 Years in Prison

A federal judge sentenced Apollo Nida's female accomplice to 5 years and 1 month in a federal prison on Wednesday.

The AJC's Rodney Ho reports Nida’s co-conspirator Gayla St. Julien pled guilty to conspiracy to commit mail, wire and bank fraud and aggravated identity theft, resulting in a 61-month prison sentence.

St. Julien, 44, and Nida worked together from 2009 until 2013. She did most of the leg work while following Nida's instructions.

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Phaedra Parks and Apollo Nida

Real Housewives of Atlanta cast member Apollo Nida is working on a plea deal with the federal government to avoid a trial, according to the AJC's Rodney Ho (via Radar Online).

Any plea deal will involve prison time for Nida who was arrested in January and charged with bank fraud and identity theft.

Nida's wife, Real Housewives of Atlanta cast member Phaedra Parks will represent him in court.

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Attorney Phaedra Parks attends Angela Stanton's deposition

Embattled local attorney Phaedra Parks, far left, appeared at a deposition for Angela Stanton, right, author of the tell-all book, Lies of a Real Housewife, in Gwinnett County earlier this week. Parks is suing Stanton for defamation after Stanton alleged that Parks was the mastermind behind an auto theft ring that operated in Atlanta.

As I told you previously, Parks refused Stanton's attorney's request to appear at her own deposition to provide evidence that Stanton defamed her.

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