FILE - Actor Wesley Snipes is seen in an undated booking photo provided by the United States Marshall Service. Snipes' attorneys are hoping that the arrest of his former financial adviser, Kenneth Starr, could pave the way for a new trial on tax evasion charges that landed the star of the 'Blade' trilogy a three-year prison sentence.  (AP Photo/United States Marshall Service)AP – A federal appeals panel is considering whether the arrest of actor Wesley Snipes’ former financial adviser could pave the way for a new trial on tax evasion charges.