Meek Mill Case

Meek Mill takes the stage at a Justice4Meek rally to thank supporters.
Cherri Gregg/KYW Newsradio
June 18, 2018 - 1:50 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — It was a contentious day in court for rap artist Meek Mill, as he continues to fight for a post-conviction relief hearing after revelations that the officer who first arrested the Philly native more than a decade ago was on a "Do Not Call" list by the district...
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Pennsylvania's highest court won't remove a judge from Meek Mill's long-running criminal case, but one justice says the rapper can raise the issue again after a hearing next week.
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June 12, 2018 - 2:44 pm
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Pennsylvania's highest court won't remove a judge from Meek Mill's long-running criminal case, though one justice said in Tuesday's decision that the rapper can raise the issue again after a hearing next week. Mill's lawyers have been leveling harsh criticism at Philadelphia...
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Philadelphia 76ers center Joel Embiid hugs rapper Meek Mill after a victory against the Miami Heat.
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Kristen Johanson
April 25, 2018 - 4:34 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Rapper Meek Mill's release from prison has prompted more people to question appeal petitions involving other police officers who possibly lied under oath. The Pennsylvania Supreme Court granted his release based on questionable credibility of a former Philadelphia...
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Meek Mill performing at the Susquehanna Bank Center in 2015.
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April 24, 2018 - 4:13 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Meek Mill is a free man. The Philadelphia rapper at the center of a criminal justice controversy has been released from prison after a five-month stint behind bars in Chester. He was sent there by a city judge for a probation violation. The petition for his release...
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Meek Mill
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Kristen Johanson
April 02, 2018 - 7:22 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- The judge at the center of the Meek Mill case has denied the Philadelphia rapper's request for bail, and says she will not remove herself from the case. In the court filing, Judge Genece Brinkley says the Post-Conviction Relief Act petition comes too late, and the...
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