gun possession

Ja Rule to Be Sentenced for Gun Charge Today
After pleading guilty to attempted criminal possession of a weapon in December 2010, Ja Rule is finally facing the music. The former Murda Inc. rapper will appear before a judge today to be sentenced to a prison term for a crime stemming back to July 2007...
Ja Rule Gets Two Years in Prison for Gun Possession
The past is coming back to haunt Ja Rule. The 34-year-old spitter, whose real name is Jeffrey Atkins, plead guilty to a 2007 gun charge this morning in a New York City courtroom.
The incident in question took place more than three years ago after the rapper's chauffeured Maybach was pulled over…
Petey Pablo Says Arrest Was a Mistake
Petey Pablo ran into some legal trouble this past weekend after he was arrested at North Carolina's Raleigh Durham Airport for carrying a Smith & Wesson pistol in his carry-on luggage. Pablo was arrested with the handgun on Saturday, Sept. 11...
Lil Wayne Quiet as He’s Taken Away in Handcuffs
Looks like fourth times a charm for rapper Lil Wayne. After his sentencing for criminal possession of a weapon was delayed twice in the last month -- first, due to oral surgery and then subsequently after a freak courthouse fire -- Lil Wayne was finally taken away in handcuffs today...
B.G. Pleads Not Guilty to Gun Charge
New Orleans rapper B.G. entered a not guilty plea to a felony gun possession charge in Orleans Parish Criminal District Court on Thursday (Feb. 11). The charge stems from the NOLA native's arrest last November after authorities found three firearms in his vehicle, a loaded magazine and two exte…