Meek Mill

Protesters demonstrate in front of a courthouse during a hearing for rapper Meek Mill.
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April 24, 2018 - 8:16 pm
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The Latest on rapper Meek Mill's release from jail on bail (all times local): 8:05 p.m. Newly freed rapper Meek Mill has rung the ceremonial bell before the start of Game 5 of the Philadelphia 76ers-Miami Heat playoff series in Philadelphia. Sixers co-owner Michael Rubin posted...
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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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Hip hop recording artist Meek Mill performs at the Susquehanna Bank Center in Camden, N.J., on Thursday, Aug. 6, 2015.
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Kristen Johanson
April 16, 2018 - 10:29 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- The Philadelphia District Attorney's Office says it supports a new trial for jailed rapper Meek Mill. However, Mill is still not being released from jail, so his attorneys are asking for an appeal. At a hearing Monday morning, the DA's Office told Judge Genece...
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Kristen Johanson
April 12, 2018 - 5:14 pm
HARRISBURG (KYW Newsradio) - Governor Tom Wolf is urging Pennsylvania lawmakers to create and pass criminal justice reform bills that assist offenders and drive down the mass incarceration rate. Wolf, along with several state senators and advocates, held a press conference outside the Dauphin...
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Hip hop recording artist Meek Mill performs at the Susquehanna Bank Center in Camden, N.J., on Thursday, Aug. 6, 2015.
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Justin Udo
April 11, 2018 - 7:47 pm
PHIADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- On Wedneday morning Philadelphia mayor Jim Kenney paid rapper Meek Mill a visit in jail and talked about the gravity of his case. Kenney's visit to see Mill comes just a day after New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft and Philadelphia 76ers co-owner Michael Rubin...
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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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