CORRECTS TO MEEK MILL NOT MEEEM MILLS Rapper Meek Mill comes out to make a Liberty Bell replica before the first half in Game 5 of a first round NBA basketball playoff series between the Miami Heat and the Philadelphia 76ers, Tuesday, April 24th to ring, 201
PHILADELPHIA – Rapper Meek Mill said Wednesday he is out now Many people facing similar fights with the criminal justice system depend on him.
"I have a big responsibility," he said in an interview with Lester Holt of NBC Nightly News.
He said The men who count on him "do the same thing that I go through."
The Philadelphia born rapper played a replica Liberty Bell in the first round of the Philadelphia 76ers in the first round of the clinching playoff game on Tuesday after he was released on bail, appealing to decades of shootings and drug convictions.
He was released after the Supreme Court ordered a judge from Philadelphia who had detained him to issue an immediate order.
He felt free, Mill told Holt, "I am I feel free since I caught this case at the age of 19 – I am now 30 years old."
Mill was due in November on probation two to four years in prison, causing a total battle by a team of lawyers and public relations consultants to release him on bail. They harshly criticized the judge as a stream of high profile figures and celebrities visited Mill in the weeks and days leading up to the Supreme Court ruling in prison.
"Although I am blessed to have the resources to combat this unjust situation, I understand that many colorful people across the country do not have that luxury and I plan to use my platform to address these issues illuminate, "Mill said in a statement shortly before his release.
He said he wanted to concentrate after overturning his beliefs and looking forward to resuming his music career.
The verdict came after the prosecutor agreed with their lawyers that he should get a fresh trial for questioning the arrested officer. The now retired police officer was among a list of police officers who wanted to keep the prosecutor's office away from the witness stand because of credibility issues in cases across the city.
The prosecution did not say if they would try to try again when the old beliefs are thrown out. But it found that the prosecutor had only last week agreed not to prosecute three defendants whose cases had been arrested for doubting the credibility of the arresting narcotic, the same officer who had Mill
judge Genece Brinkley, who sent Mill had been detained and refused to release him on bail until the Supreme Court ruling was accused of vendetta against the rapper. Defending herself, she said she had acted "impartially and without prejudice" in all cases since 2008.
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