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New York rapper Bobby Shmurda has had a tough time in jail since his arrest by the NYPD during a drug bust at an apartment in 2014. When one of the occupants opened the door slightly to see who was there, Officer Douglas Corso and other police officers kicked in the door and illegally entered…

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When rapper Bobby Shmurda was arrested in 2014 by the NYPD during a raid, he stated he suffered “nervous shock and mental anguish.” At least that is what he is claiming in a lawsuit against the New York Police Department alleging false arrest. Shmurda, real name Ackquille Pollard, claims that he was just hanging out…

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You can’t accuse Bobby Shmurda of not being persistent. The “Hot Ni–a” rapper appeared in court yesterday to make his case for bail for the seventh time since his December 2014 arrest on weapons and murder charges and reasoned with presiding judge Abraham Clott that his bail was too high. Shmurda’s attorney, Alex Spiro, argued that…

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Bobby Shmurda’s drawn out jail drama could soon be coming to an end … at least temporarily, and you’ll never believe who could be his saving grace. None other than Martin Shkreli. If you aren’t familiar with Shkreli, he is the 32-year-old multi-millionaire pharmaceutical executive who made headlines earlier this year when he bought the expired…

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Rapper Bobby Shmurda recently called in to New York’s Hot 97 radio to update fans on his on-going bail situation. He told host Ebro that, unfortunately for him, the court will not accept a partial payment or any collateral for his bail. “They want 100 percent,” Shmurda says. “They don’t want 25 percent. They don’t want 40…

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Beleaguered rapper Bobby Shrumda’s latest attempt at freedom has been denied. The “Hot N—a” rapper, who has been in jail since being arrested on numerous charges last December, was denied bail by a Manhattan judge for the fifth time late last week. Judge James Buke denied the motion for bail put forth by the 21…

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  On a muggy summer night in Atlanta, two young women in their early 20s are chatting about what they’ve just witnessed. The music has stopped and the lights at Aaron’s Amphitheater have been turned up as a subtle nudge for attendees to exit the venue. But the two young women aren’t ready to leave just…

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Things have officially gone from bad to worse for Bobby Shmurda. Over the weekend the 20-year-old New York rapper appeared in front of a judge to answer to new weapons charges brought against him after he was caught with a knife allegedly smuggled in by his girlfriend during a visit last month. Authorities claim Shmurda’s girlfriend,…

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It seems as though trouble follows embattled rapper Bobby Shmurda wherever he goes — even behind bars. According to TMZ, the “Hot N—a” rapper was involved in what officials believe to a be a gang related jailhouse brawl at the Otis Bantum Correctional Center in East Elmhurst, New York. The incident, which reportedly took place last month, was…

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Though holding an all-star press conference with the likes of Alicia Keys, Beyoncé, Kanye West and Madonna and others to discuss his new streaming music venture, Tidal, music mogul Jay Z still finds himself explaining what makes his service more attractive than others such as industry leader, Spotify. Last week, Jay, along with Tidal exec…

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Just last week things were looking up for Brooklyn, New York, rapper Bobby Shmurda. His team appeared to negotiate his release on a $2 million dollar bail via a bail bondsman and all indicators pointed to the “Hot N—a” rapper being a free man within days of the transaction. Then on Feb. 4, Shmurda’s team withdrew…

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Looks like Brooklyn, New York, rapper Bobby Shmurda is one step closer to becoming a free man after posting $2 million bail over the weekend. The 20-year-old “Hot N***a” rapper has been in jail for about six weeks after being arrested on conspiracy, drug, and gun charges According to The New York Times, the city will…

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Born Lonnie Rashid Lynn rapper-actor Common, fka Common Sense, is the son of educator Dr. Mahalia Ann Hines and Lonnie Lynn. In the civil rights drama Selma, Common plays late civil rights activist James Bevel was the director of Direct Action and director of Nonviolent Education of the Southern Christian Leadership Conference (SCLC) initiated, strategized, directed,…

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Attorney Howard Greenberg thinks his client, rapper Bobby Shmurda, is being railroaded. Shmurda, whose real name is Ackquille Jean Pollard, was arrested along with members of his GS9 crew, on Dec.17, and charged with a number of crimes including conspiracy to commit second degree murder and conspiracy to commit second degree assault. Reports shortly after the…

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It’s creeping up on “put up or shut up” time for Brooklyn, New York-based rapper Bobby Shmurda. Since releasing his hit song, “Hot N—-a” over the summer, the 20-year-old has found himself to be an Internet and pop culture sensation. With everyone from Beyoncé and Drake to NFL ballers mimicking his patented Shmoney dance, Shmurda…

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Earlier this week, Brooklyn rapper Bobby Shmurda went on his Instagram account to express his dismay with his current hectic schedule and lack of payment. “Nah idgaf I’m doing all these shows not getting ma money dey got me doing s— every f—— day so its hard to keep up witt dis s— den I ain’t got nobody…

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