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Meek Mill and Judge Genece Brinkley to square off in court again

June 18, 2018 GMT

By Staff

Philadelphia rapper Meek Mill is scheduled to return to court Monday afternoon to face the judge who sent him to prison last fall for violating terms of his 2008 conviction on drug and gun charges.

The showdown between Mill, 31, and Common Pleas Court Judge Genece Brinkley, 61, will come after he and his lawyers appear at a noontime rally in front of the city’s Criminal Justice Center. Organizers of the “Stand With Meek Mill” rally are calling for the judge to grant the rapper a new trial, which his lawyers have repeatedly asked for and which the District Attorney’s Office does not oppose.

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