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News: Meek Mill Released From Prison, Finally a Free Man

Meek Mill is finally a free man after being released from prison. After spending five month behind bars for probation violation, the Philly rapper was free and on his way to an NBA basketball game.

‘I’d like to thank God, my family, my friends, my attorneys, my team at Roc Nation including JAY-Z, Desiree Perez, my good friend Michael Rubin, my fans, The Pennsylvania Supreme Court and all my public advocates for their love, support and encouragement during this difficult time. While the past five months have been a nightmare, the prayers, visits, calls, letters and rallies have helped me stay positive.’ -Meek Mill

The Philadelphia 76ers co-owner Michael Rubin was said to have picked Meek up from prison to take him to the NBA game Tuesday night. Meek was originally sentenced ton two-four years in prison from a drug and gun case from 2008. The Philadelphia District Attorney’s office recommended a new trial for Meek, but he was denied bail an his plea was moved to the state’s Supreme Court, the case is still under appeal.

On the way to the sixers game let’s go!!!! #meekfree

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Brought our good luck charm @meekmill !!!! #sixers on to the next round! ???

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