Meek Mill Facing Almost Two Years in Jail for Probation Violations
The celebrity gossip site reports that Meek's headed to court Monday (Nov. 6) for a couple of serious probation violations. One of them came from the assault charge he caught at a St. Louis airport about seven months ago. The other is for the reckless driving charge he got while in New York City. He accepted a deal for this charge.
The site says Meek's been walking a punishment tightrope with the judge for a while now. Back in 2015, he skipped out of Pennsylvania for a concert without gaining the judge's permission. For that infraction, the judge put the MMG rapper on house arrest. Considering the seriousness of his most recent charges, there's a chance he faces serious jail time—up to 20 months.
There's no way to know exactly how this situation will play out, but any jail time would definitely be a serious blow for the Philly MC. He's been on a roll over the last year or so, dropping his acclaimed DC4 project, a couple of dope EP's and his powerful Wins & Losses album.
Here's to hoping Meek's able to make it out of this situation on top. XXL has reached out to Meek's rep for comment.
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