Watch Protesters Rap 'Dreams and Nightmares' at 'Free Meek' Rally in Philadelphia

Rally For Meek Mill To Be Held Today At Philadelphia Criminal Justice Center

The rapper was sent back behind bars on Wednesday for probation violation with a sentence of two to four years that many claimed was "unjust".

Separately, the New York Post reported on Monday that the Philadelphia judge who sentenced Meek, Genece Brinkley, is now the focus of an Federal Bureau of Investigation probe.

Sources from the site say the Federal Bureau of Investigation have been monitoring the Meek proceedings for a while now, and they're looking into Judge Brinkley's possible missuse of power.

"The feds have an interest in the judge and [her] potential relationships", said a source. "Undercover agents have been in the courtroom monitoring the Meek proceedings since April 2016", says the source.

Addressing the crowd, Ross said that they aren't just protesting Meek's sentence but they are drawing attention to the justice system that they feel has been unfair to Americans.

Williams, 30, is in the state prison at Camp Hill after being sentenced to two to four years in prison for violating his probation in a 2008 drug and gun case.


A poster for the protest reads: "Our criminal justice system has failed Meek Mill and millions of others like him". JAY-Z and Rick Ross are just a few of the stars who have publicly criticized Judge Genece Brinkley for sentencing Meek, despite the district attorney and Meek's probation officer requesting no jail time.

Carmen Perez: The biggest incongruities of this case is that this young man who has worked so hard on behalf of his community, getting clean and contributing back - has had so-called "probation offenses" dogging him for more than 10 years.

At the November 6 hearing during which Brinkley sentenced Mill, the veteran judge recounted nearly 10 years of court proceedings in which he had violated his probation, and she had sentenced him to short periods in jail and then had extended his probation.

And Kevin added, "Let's go Philadelphia". "I want you to know that I am personally invested in him so that he can help others".

He alleged that when the hip hop star laughed off the request the judge declared she was "not kidding" and when Meek refused she said "suit yourself". There was even a petition signed by over 350,000 people to appeal the ruling.

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