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The Philadelphia rapper has spent the past five months in a state prison on a probation violation. His case has served as a flash point around criminal justice reform
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Meek Mill is free!!!
The rapper secured his release from prison Tuesday thanks to an order from the Pennsylvania Supreme Court, bringing his controversial five-month incarceration to a close.
He celebrated by heading straight to the 76ers game, ringing the bell before tip-off and sitting courtside next to team co-owner Michael Rubin, comedian Kevin Hart, Eagles owner Jeffrey Lurie, and Gov. Wolf.
But his struggle with the justice system didn’t end there. Here’s what we know about where things stand, and what might happen next.
Meek Mill is finally going home! According to the rapper’s lawyer, the Pennsylvania Supreme Court has directed Judge Brinkley to immediately issue an order releasing Mill, whose legal name is Robert Rihmeek Williams. 584 more words
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The Recording Academy announced the 60TH Annual Grammy Awards Nominees and Jay-Z leads all artists with eight nominations. JAY-Z leads this year’s Grammy’s with eight nominations. His album 4:44 brought him back into the spotlight, and reminded music fans everywhere, why he’s widely considered one of the greatest to ever do it. It’s odd to […]
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