A South African judge has cleared Olympic and Paralympic track star Oscar Pistorius of murdering his girlfriend. Judge Thokozile Masipa, who is a black female, simply said Pistorius was “negligent” when he fired multiple shots through a bathroom door killing model Reeva Steenkamp last year.
Rap mogul Young Jeezy is a free man after posting 10% of his $1 million bond yesterday, MTV News reports.
Jeezy, 36, was among 6 people taken into custody on Sunday in Irvine, CA. when police found an AK-47 and another firearm during a search of Jeezy’s custom tour bus outside the Verizon Wireless Amphitheater.
A San Antonio TV station tweeted the wrong photo of rapper Young Jeezy who is being held on a $1 million cash bond following his arrest on a weapon charge in California.
KSAT-TV, which lacks basic knowledge of the hip hop culture, tweeted: “‘Young Jeezy’ arrested after Wiz Khalifa concert shooting.” The tweet included a photo of Cash Money Records co-founder Birdman, and was shared over 3,000 times on Twitter.com before KSAT deleted the tweet without explanation.
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Young Jeezy just added a brand new mugshot to his growing collection (bottom right). The 36-year-old rapper was taken into custody for possession of an assault rifle. The weapon was recovered by police who executed a search warrant on Jeezy’s tour bus as part of an ongoing investigation into a deadly shooting at Jeezy’s rap concert in Mountain View, CA. on Friday.
Twitter DRAGS Roderick Laverne Cox for campaigning to transfer transsexual child killer to women’s prison
Laverne Cox found himself in hot water last week for campaigning to move a convicted child murderer and child rapist to a woman’s prison.
Cox, the transsexual star of Netflix’s critically acclaimed web series Orange is the New Black, read a letter from Luis Morales, also known as transsexual Synthia China Blast, who is incarcerated in a New Jersey prison for the rape, murder and burning of the body of 13-year-old Ebony Nicole Williams.
The results of a private autopsy conducted on the body of Michael Brown, the unarmed 18-year-old who was shot and killed by a Ferguson, Mo. cop on Aug. 9, shows Brown was not shot in the back as previously reported by witnesses.
The preliminary autopsy results show Brown was shot at least six times in the front — 4 times in his right arm, once in the right eye and one shot to the top of the head, according to the report obtained by The New York Times.