An elderly couple living in New York‘s Upper West Side neighborhood allegedly sold large amounts of the prescription drug oxycodone to a number of drug rings in the city. Dr. Rogelio Lucas and his wife, Lydia, were charged with dozens of drug-related offenses.
Buju Banton, the Reggae superstar who was arrested in 2009 on drug charges, has suffered another legal setback. Banton was unsuccessful in securing an appeal for retrial for one of the four counts against him after appearing in court this week.
Lil’ Za, all of a sudden, is in better standings with the law. The L.A. County DA just reduced his felony drug possession charge to a misdemeanor.
Wearing a crispy white short in court, 2 Chainz copped a plea in his felony drug possession case. In exchange for pleading guilty to misdemeanor drug possession, the Hair Weave Killer got hit with probation.
Damn Beans! 2013 is not bringing much good news to Beanie Sigel these days.
Love & Hip Hop New York’s Yandy Smith has finally made a statement regarding the legal trouble her boyfriend, Mendeecees Harris, has found himself in. Smith penned a letter thanking her supporters that she posted on her personal website.
A tough 2012 for CZAR Entertainment founder, Jimmy Henchmen, got even tougher as he was indicted for a murder stemming back to 2009. After being convicted on drug charges a few weeks back, Henchmen was one of the six people implicated in an organized hit according to the New York Times.
The post-Roc-a-Fella curse continues. The Roc co-founder Kareem “Biggs” Burke has been sentenced to five years in prison for conspiring to distribute over 100 kilos of weed, reports the New York Daily News. In March, Burke, who founded Roc-a-Fella with Jay-Z and Dame Dash in 1996, plead guilty to the charges against him, with sentencing originally scheduled […]
The trial of Hip-Hop key player James “Jimmy Henchman” Rosemond began in Brooklyn federal this past Monday (May 14) with opening statements from New York prosecutors alleging that the former manager of Game, Akon and others ran a multi-state coke operation. An exclusive report from AllHipHop revealed details from inside the courthouse and the odds […]
Today, former Roc-A-Fella executive Kareem “Biggs” Burke pleaded guilty to charges to distribute more than 100 kilos of marijuana. Burke will be sentenced on May 18th and faces up to six years in prison. Under the terms of his plea deal, Burke must surrender $660,000, his crib in North Bergen, N.J., and a 2010 BMW. Along with […]
If music is the main squeeze of Hip-Hop culture, then drugs are its mistress. Drug addiction is nothing new to the game, but every once in a while things get out of hand and people end up in need of an intervention. While Snoop is perhaps the most open about his devotion to marijuana, he’s […]