Meek Mill Bails on White House Prison Reform Summit After Late Night Call from JAY-Z

Meek Mill Bails on White House Prison Reform Summit After Late Night Call from JAY-Z

Celebs, criminal justice, Donald Trump, Hip Hop, JAY-Z, Meek Mill, Politics, Pop Culture, prison reform, Uncategorized, White House
[ad_1] Meek Mill skipped out on the chance to discuss prison reform with President Trump at the White House. And a late-night phone call from JAY-Z may have influenced the Philadelphia rapper’s decision.Meek—who was released from jail on bail last month—was scheduled to participate in a prison reform summit hosted at the White House on Friday (May 18). The summit included Trump, members of Congress, activists, and victims of the flawed U.S. criminal justice system.However, Meek abruptly backed out of the meeting, fearing his presence would distract from the true intention of improving the criminal justice system. Meek said in a statement:“I was originally scheduled to be part of a panel on Prison Reform at the White House to help shed light on the issues within the system. Unfortunately, the…
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Meek Mill Officially Released From Prison After Supreme Court Hearing

Meek Mill Officially Released From Prison After Supreme Court Hearing

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[ad_1] Meek Mill is officially a free man!According to a number of reports, Meek Mill has been released from prison following a Supreme Court hearing. The news was first announced by Philadelphia 76ers co-owner Michael Rubin, who has been working closely with the rapper since he was first jailed back in November 2017.From TMZ:The Supreme Court of PA made the decision, overruling Judge Genece Brinkley. Judge Brinkley was severely criticized for what some say was a grudge against Meek and keeping him in prison, despite prosecutors asking that his conviction be overturned because of a dirty cop.Judge Brinkley denied Meek bail last week after prosecutors asked her to toss the conviction, denied his bail request and set a hearing for 60 days. Many found that outrageous, and that apparently includes…
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#FreeMeekMill: Meek Mill Could Be Released From Prison & His Conviction May be Overturned Due to Corrupt Cop

#FreeMeekMill: Meek Mill Could Be Released From Prison & His Conviction May be Overturned Due to Corrupt Cop

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[ad_1] The #FreeMeekMill campaign may just be working. The rapper could finally be released on bail very soon. In fact, his entire decade-old conviction could be overturned. “The office is not opposed to him being out on bail,” a spokesperson for Philadelphia District Attorney Larry Krasner announced on Wednesday (March 14). This is great news for Meek who’s been in jail since November after Judge Genece Brinkley controversially sentenced him 2-4 years in prison for probation violations. The decision to release him on bail ultimately rests with Brinkley. Though Brinkley denied Meek bail in December, the D.A. is stepping in due to police corruption currently being exposed in Philly involving 29 officers (so far), including Meek’s 2007 arresting officer, Reginald Graham. The scandal has already caused hundreds of convictions to…
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