Former FBI Unit Chief Discusses Prosecutors Using Rap Lyrics In Court

The YSL RICO case involving mainstream rappers Young Thug and Gunna has steepened into the further legislative argument of whether rap lyrics should be admissible as evidence of criminal intent or...

Young Thug denied bond after hours-long hearing in racketeering case

Atlanta rapper Young Thug was denied bond Thursday following an hours-long hearing in connection with his Fulton County racketeering case.

Judge Declares Young Thug a Potential “Danger to the Community,” Denies Request for Bond

The rapper was was arrested in May on gang activity and racketeering charges. Judge Declares Young Thug a Potential “Danger to the Community,” Denies Request for Bond Carys Anderson

Judge denies bond for YSL rapper Young Thug over RICO charge

The 30-year-old rapper, whose legal name is Jeffery Lamar Williams, watched the proceeding remotely from the Cobb County jail as the ruling was handed down just shortly before 7 p.m. Thursday.

Lil Keed Had More to Give

On the Atlanta rapper and heir apparent to Young Thug, who died on Saturday at age 24.

Rapper Lil Keed dies at 24, record label says

Lil Keed, an Atlanta native whose real name is Raqhid Render, died Friday. He was signed to Young Thug's label, Young Stoner Life Records.

Lil Keed, Atlanta rapper on Young Thug’s label, reported dead at 24

Lil Keed, whose real name was Raqhid Jevon Render, died early Saturday morning at the age of 24, according to his brother Lil Gotit’s verified Instagram page.

Lil Keed, rapper on Young Thug’s label, dead at 24

The Atlanta-based rapper, who was a protégé of Young Thug, died Friday in Los Angeles at the age of 24.

Rapper Lil Keed, associated with Young Stoner Life Records, dies at age 24

Rapper Lil Keed, associated with Young Thug's Young Stoner Life Records label, has died at just 24 years old, information confirmed by his representatives and family members.

Lil Keed, Up-and-Coming Atlanta Rapper, Dies at 24

The musician, a protégé of Young Thug, died on Friday in Los Angeles, his label said.

Lil Keed, best known for working with Travis Scott, dies at 24

Lil Keed, a rapper with Young Thug's Young Stoner Life Records, passed away on Friday night. Keed, whose birth name was Raqhid Jevon Render, was just 24 years old.

Lil Keed, YSL Rapper, Dies at 24

The Young Thug protégé collaborated with Lil Gotit, Lil Yachty, Gunna, and many others

YSL rapper Lil Keed dies, brother confirms in Instagram post

Atlanta rapper Lil Keed, signed to Young Thug's Young Stoner Life record label has died, his brother confirmed. Lil Keed, whose legal name is Rahqid Render according to a bio on YSL's website, was...

Atlanta rapper Lil Keed dies at 24, brother says on social media

ATLANTA — Atlanta rapper Lil Keed, a member of the YSL record label founded by Young Thug, has died at the age 24 according to social media posts by his brother. It was not immediately clear...

Jailed rapper Young Thug seeks bond after 'inhumane' lockup

In it, Young Thug’s lawyer, Brian Steel, said his client has spent the past four days in isolation “as if he is a forgotten person alone in the world.”

Young Thug's lawyers file emergency bond motion, cite 'torturous' jail conditions

Calling his jail conditions “inhumane” and “tortuous,” attorneys representing Atlanta rapper Young Thug filed an emergency motion Friday to have him granted bond.

Young Thug's lawyer files emergency motion for bond, calls his housing 'inhumane'

In the new motion, Young Thug's attorney says the rapper has been placed in "solitary confinement," relegated to a "windowless cement compartment with only a bed and a toilet and an overhead light...

Young Thug’s lawyers file emergency motion for bond, call his housing ‘inhumane,’ ‘torturous’

Lawyers say he’s being held in solitary confinement in a windowless cement room “as if he is a forgotten person alone in the world.”

Young Thug & Gunna's 56-Count RICO Case: A Complete Timeline

From Thugger's arrest to the rappers' bond hearings, here's a summary of what has transpired since May 9.

Young Thug's song lyrics are being used as evidence in his gang indictment

Grammy-winning rapper Young Thug's lyrics are being cited as evidence in a sweeping 56-count gang indictment, again raising a debate over whether lyrics are protected free speech.

Rapper Young Thug slapped with additional gun, drug charges after arrest at Buckhead home

The rapper, whose real name is Jeffrey Williams, was originally indicted on RICO and gang charges.

What Young Thug and Gunna’s Indictment Means for Rap Music on Trial

The Georgia indictment perpetuates a much-criticized history of prosecutors using rap lyrics in court. The defendants could spend decades in prison if convicted.

BREAKING: Rapper Gunna now in Fulton jail on racketeering charge

Atlanta rapper Gunna, who was named Monday along with fellow rapper Young Thug in a sweeping gang indictment, is now behind bars in Fulton County.

Gunna Surrenders to Police on Racketeering Charges - Report

Gunna Surrenders to Police After He, Young Thug and YSL Members Hit With RICO Charges – Report Gunna has reportedly turned himself in to authorities. According to a report from local...

Young Thug appears in court after Atlanta arrest, indictment on gang-related charges

Reporter Wants to Know Why Jack Harlow (??) Wasn’t Indicted With Young Thug

So why isn’t Jack Harlow indicted with all those rappers? That’s what a reporter wanted to know at a recent press conference surrounding the announcement of gang-related charges against the likes...

Rapper Young Thug arrested for violating the RICO act, criminal street gang activity

Jeffery Lamar Williams, who goes by the stage name Young Thug was arrested Monday on charges of violating the RICO act and criminal street activity.

Rapper Young Thug arrested in Atlanta on gang-related charges

Rapper Young Thug was arrested in Atlanta on Monday and charged with two counts of gang-related activity, records show.

Rapper Young Thug arrested at Buckhead home, among 28 other people, facing several changes

Young Thug is expected to make his first court appearance Tuesday morning.

BREAKING: Young Thug arrested in Atlanta, charged with 2 gang counts

Grammy Award-winning Atlanta rapper Young Thug has been arrested and booked into the Fulton County Jail on gang-related charges, online jail records show.

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