Meek Mill is in jail for violating his probation. The Philadelphia rapper was sentenced to two to four years in prison. He was put on probation for a 2008 drug and weapons charge. In 2008, the rapper, whose real name is Robert Williams was convicted of drug dealing and gun possession. In May of 2017, Meek violated his probation by getting into a fight with two people at an airport in St. Louis.
Judge Genece Brinkley says Meek Mill just “does what he wants”
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Joe Tacopina, Meek Mill’s attorney
Praying for @meekmill and his family!!! Crazy how bad the system is SMH
— Isaiah Thomas (@Isaiah_Thomas) November 7, 2017
Tacopina reveals that in 2016, Judge Brinkley suggested for Meek to record a remix to Boyz II Men’s song “On Bended Knee.” The judge told Meek to mention her in the song but the rapper refused and the judge responded, “Okay, suit yourself.”
Jay Z calls sentence “unjust and heavy handed”
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