Stacey Abrams explains to 21 Savage why she’s against using lyrics in court

ATLANTA – Stacey Abrams is siding with the artists. The Democratic candidate for the gubernatorial race in Georgia hosted a community discussion with media mogul Charlamagne Tha God, rapper and philanthropist 21  Savage and civil rights attorney Francys Johnson on Sept. 8. The discussion touched on a wide range of topics, including from Abrams’ plan […]

How a conversation with Michael Phelps could get Young Thug in more trouble

Atlanta rappers Young Thug, Gunna, and more than two dozen members of the YSL group have been in jail for the past four months on felony charges, including the RICO statute, that could land them in prison for decades if they are convicted. During a court hearing for Thug on Sept. 8, the judge brought up […]

Young Thug and Gunna speak to each other for 1st time since arrest

Atlanta rappers Young Thug and Gunna have been locked up since May for RICO charges, and it’s been that long since the two have been able to speak to each other. On Aug. 18, Thug and Gunna appeared in court via satellite for a pre-trial hearing for their upcoming RICO trial and were able to embrace each […]

‘We still pushing P’: Gunna writes letter from jail

On June 12, Young Thug was able to send his fans a message at Hot 97’s Summer Jam, thanking all his fans for the love and support they’ve shown while he is in prison fighting a RICO charge. Gunna, also in jail decided to give an update to his fans also, as he’s facing the […]

Young Thug denied bond; considered a ‘dangerous man’

On June 2, Young Thug, whose real name is Jeffery Williams, was denied bond over RICO charges, and after concerns of threats that he is alleged to have made in 2015. The threat introduced to the court attributed to Williams is from a 2015 text message that says, “Anybody goes into a courtroom and tells […]

White privilege leads to racketeering charges in national college scandal

The federal government unsealed court documents in Boston this morning, March 12, 2019, that exposed a startling tale of privilege, elitism and bribery. It all hinged on admission to the top schools in the country and bribes for admission of children of the elite. According to the FBI, those indicted “robbed students of their fair shot […]

Why Tekashi 6ix9ine is still in jail and has not posted bail

Normally when a famous rapper gets arrested in seems they are out of jail within hours of getting their high-powered lawyers on the case. But this is not the case for rapper Tekashi 6ix9ine, real name Daniel Hernandez, who is still incarcerated after his arrest in November 2018 on a host of federal charges. Last […]

Feds indict Gangster Disciples in Atlanta, including former cop

A three year federal investigation has led to a massive takedown of top tier leadership of the Gangster Disciples. Shockingly, among the arrested include a former Dekalb County, Georgia police officer who stated he was a hit man for the gang. The announcement was made yesterday at a press conference by U.S. Attorney John Horn […]

Community shocked by harsh sentences for Atlanta teachers

“” It has been called the longest criminal trial in the history of the state of Georgia, and today it ended with the sentencing of 10 Atlanta educators. Despite calls for justice tempered with mercy and compassion, Judge Jerry Baxter sentenced teachers under RICO provisions as if they were mobsters. For some the judge gave […]