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Meek Mill is planning to file a lawsuit against a Las Vegas hotel that barred him from entering the respectable establishment over the holiday weekend.

Meek, whose real name is Robert Rihmeek Williams, is moving forward with his racial discrimination lawsuit against the Cosmopolitan hotel after security refused the rapper entry.

Meek, who is on probation stemming from a gun charge, was in Las Vegas with his entourage over the Memorial Day weekend.

The 32-year-old Philly rapper and his entourage planned to attend DJ Mustard's gig at the Cosmopolitan's Marquee Nightclub on Saturday. But when they showed up at the hotel they were met by security staff who told them they were not welcome there.

According to, as soon as they arrived they were told they'd be arrested for trespassing if they set one foot out of their vehicle.

After Meek complained about his ordeal on social media, the hotel claimed he was barred because he caused a physical altercation the last time he was there.

But Meek's lawyer Joe Tacopina is demanding proof of the past altercation, and now tells he will seek "heavy monetary damages" for "lying and humiliating Meek," and will file a lawsuit this week.

"I'm going to take this place down because of what they did," said Tacopina.

Tacopina alleges Las Vegas hotels have a list of Black rappers who are barred from entering their respectable establishments because they cause trouble wherever they go.

The hotels fear they will lose business if they allow rappers into their premises.

Tacopina named Yo Gotti and BlocBoy JB as two rappers who are not allowed in certain Sin City establishments.

According to TMZ, hotel officials also said they refused to allow Meek and his crew in because the nightclub was filled to capacity.

However, that statement was contradicted by a video obtained by TMZ that showed a security guard saying the rapper was being denied entry due to a previous incident.

The footage shows Meek questioning the decision and asking when any altercation took place. The staffer told the rapper to have his team pursue his grievance with the upper management as it was "bigger" than the staff member.

Another video obtained by TMZ shows the "Issues" rapper asking if he could grab a bite to eat in the hotel, but again being told not to step one foot out of his vehicle.

Last month, Meek was upset that a Philadelphia judge refused to allow him to leave the country to attend Game 1 of the NBA playoffs series between the Toronto Raptors and his beloved Philadelphia 76ers. The 76ers went on to lose the series to the Raptors who now face the defending champions Golden State Warriors in the NBA Finals.

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  • Dowoop

    Meek plz close your mouth

  • Topic Influencer
  • Mielle Downey

    This is rich, Is this how negro logic works? This clown makes a living selling death to his peers and glorifying a criminal life style. But now he wants to sue because people do not want him in their establishment?

  • Topic Influencer

    Yo Gotti and BlocBoy JB
    2 of the most ignant ass rappers out. I wouldnt want them at my shit either. Gotti out here shooting AND getting shot at. BBJB is guilty far as I am concerned by association. Bc he falls under Gotti. Dont at me.

  • Nina Ross

    Well look at that rolling loud mess in Florida... nobody wants to deal with feral people

  • Coy little wink

    But um...clubs do this all the time. It's called weeding out the riff raff. It's not illegal unless all blacks are excluded...

    And since DJ mustard was partying there...

  • Tinytoon

    Weak Mill, hold this L.

  • Coy little wink

    Lol...i call him weak still

  • Blak

    Oh please, I would not want him or any rappers or rockers in my establishment as well, it's called my private property and how I want to run my business and keep my other customers happy. Shouldn't he be fake advocating prison reform right now? What an attention seeking whore

  • CardiB’sAbs

    Meek Mill could really be handsome if he Got his body together, kept his beard lined up and shut the hell up.

  • jeniefrumdabloc™

    Baseball bat legs ..
    They didn't want you there .... go to a Trump hotel .... I hear you guys da same breed ... L-12 City ..... #Simp moving on .....

  • Gloria

    Meek just salty. Lol
    Clubs do this all the time and it has nothing to do with him being black.
    He needs to let it go and save these lawyer fees.

  • WhoKnew

    I get so tired of raptors (black raptors in particular) acting as if they are above the law and committing crimes and then when they get treated differently from people who act like they have good sense and carry themselves the same way then they want to cry racism. STHU and carry your ass on somewhere with that bullshyt. Y'all bring this on yourselves.

    It's just like the dine and dash people. All black folk don't dine and dash. We had a birthday celebration for my mom and the tab came to $750 and we left a $250 tip. There were some people at the table who couldn't pay but we didn't tell them to get up and leave without paying. What was important that they were there and we told them to come anyway and we would cover their meal and drinks. Now the dine and dash are going to make it hard for other diners who happen to be black. Like damn. Do we even try to do better as a race of people?

  • IyanlaVanzantoftheInterWebs
  • jeniefrumdabloc™

    This gif ???

  • Topic Influencer

    My FAVE in the new gifs. Every single time I am just damn it DONE. I insert her.

  • IyanlaVanzantoftheInterWebs

    I KNOW! This is Topic’s gif!

  • Rhyme and Reason

    I’m glad the “Street life, gang affiliated” rapper persona, art imitating life” is being shutdown!

    Under this current administration (AG won’t GAF), you will see more and more of this, low key! I bet Post Malone wouldn’t be denied entry?

    This thug-life scenario has been financially exploited and glorified far too long, while they ride high, our hoods violent and dangerous as they singalong to complete nonsense WITH EXCEPTIONS!

  • Roderick2011

    Oh so there's more to the story.

  • jeniefrumdabloc™

    Same here ... the perfect gif!?

  • Topic Influencer

    I love the word moot!!!

  • IyanlaVanzantoftheInterWebs

    I LOVE Lisa ??

  • jeniefrumdabloc™

    Nope they just don't want him there ... periodt

  • Topic Influencer

    Baseball bat legs done left me weak af. Lmaoooo

    And yes Trump International Hotel Las Vegas is right up the damn it STREET from where this was.

  • jeniefrumdabloc™

    Right up da street .... baseball bat legs can miss me ... ! ?

  • Carrington

    He should be suing his stylist for that blouse... and them always ill-fitting pants that look like hand me ups.

  • Coy little wink too!

  • Topic Influencer

    You refuse to stop calling him that. Crine.

  • Topic Influencer

    This gif is the epitome of this topic. You arent important enough to hate sir. SIT DOWN

  • jeniefrumdabloc™

    And I will always call him that .... baseball bat legs .... gremlin

  • WhoKnew

    Seriously. I think he's embarrassed that he don't have clout and stature like that and is just trying to save face by pretending to file a lawsuit.

  • Tinytoon

    He was trying to spend money where he's not wanted. Then had the nerve to say that he bring millions of dollars to any place he visit. ?

  • Panther Charleston

    Hold all the way the hell up. You go around saying the word nigga at rapid-fire-speeds. You sing and dance about how dangerous you and your friends are. You constantly in the news on some bullshidd than wanna cry discrimination when no one wants you around? Boy, puhleeze. I wouldn't want you even near the front lawn of my mama's house, let alone at a swanky hotel where mofos making the bread that take care of they families! Getcho ti'ed azz on way from here! ??

  • NewNew

    I tried to find something witty to say about this but I honestly just don't care.

  • BlockingTrollsAllYearLong

    Baseball Legs. Oh shnap. I am sitting at my desk almost in tears. Omg. That. Was. Hilarious. AF.

  • Panther Charleston

    ^^This right here: digital applause.

  • Vonn

    If meek ill caused a ruckus there before, they shouldn't let him in. Does this place have a "we reserve the right to refuse service to anyone" sign posted?

  • Pamela


  • Panther Charleston

    Gurl! You know them lawyers gassing him up cuz they bout to get that green. They know Meez lil greezy azz aint got a leg to stand on. Shame on him and them.

  • Vonn

    Jenie!!! ???

  • Panther Charleston

    The sthu part is the damn truth!

  • Panther Charleston

    Ha! Feral! Heehee.

  • Logan Roberts

    Meek stays in some mess.

  • bb1812

    Tacopina: "I'm going to take this place down...". Is this that serious? All business establishments have right of entry refusal policies. Meek's just embarrassed This is stupid.

  • Panther Charleston

    Witty enough. Just perfect. ?

  • CookieMobster

    If DJ Mustard was playing and there was even 1 other black folk in there which I,know there was, how the entire hell does he plan to sue for racial discrimination??

  • Vonn

    He gets a new judge on his case... And he's already up to more foolishness.

  • SingleGalCrazyWorld

    The only time this nicca wants to speak on social injustice is when it effects him or his crew of might not be Meek doing all the fighting but his crew is nothing but a bunch of uneducated simps whose necks extend to suck Meeks dyck when they need money...he needs to stfu...sorry yall but I cant stand this cod faced fool...

  • the guest

    Life can make you an activist.

    Happens to black people throughout history.

    Too many black people don't know the offenses they are entitled to sue for. Slavery gave black folks a high threshold for offense and disrespect. Whereas, a white person will sue for any offense and disrespect.

    Good for Meek Mill to take a stand. Vegas can be very racist and perhaps his stand will make for better treatment for the next black person.

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  • WhoKnew

    Cod faced fool...


    He looks like he just jumped the fence at Jurassic Park. Just can't figure out which raptor he looks like. Prolly all of em'.

  • Topic Influencer

    I never recovered and its been 40 minutes

  • angrysolo

    eye was always taught to not go where i’m not wanted.

  • angrysolo

    his peoples called up there prior and said “HE COMIN” the hotel said “DONT” .. they came anyway and the door goons did their j.o.b.

  • jeniefrumdabloc™


  • Blaque Mahogany

    He should sue.

    But, at the same time blacks, specifically celebrities, need to stop patronizing these racist institutions. They don't like you.

  • Junkanoo

    Why travel with so many people in tow its not like he needs a hair and makeup person too many people its a recipe for disaster . Some of his crew probably wild out knowing their friends with a celebrity an act a fool. If they caused drama the last time they were there then don't act all surprise now.

  • B.Loveitt

    As he should and YES Vegas and a lot of other spots do the same! But hey racism ain't all that bad in 2019 soon to be 2020...right? ?

  • Robert lee Bennett OG

    It’s real bad when you pissed off because somebody don’t even want your money

  • ?Starring Ladii Jaye?

    No matter the still a n***** in their eyes.

  • angrysolo

    for a good 9 months.

  • imright

    Meek needs to stfu hes getting annoying.

  • imright

    i really wish black ppl would stop begging crackers to join them. its embarrassing.

  • Banka

    Yeap hit em where it hurts, the pockets....

  • Banka

    I'm not so sure if hotels have those rights of refusal policies ..... Meek might have a shot here to win this lawsuit ...

  • iWasteTime

    Sue them for what!?
    Did you get in to an altercation there prior to this weekend? If so, you're banned. Periodt!

  • Renee26

    Vegas is in for a surprise... How they plan to have both Drake and Cardi doing residencies this year and think black people won't be there in crowds??

  • Trace da Ace

    ugh...bottom line...they dont want blacks there...but they want to make money off of blacks.....smdh.....fukkkkk Vegas...for real...

  • ?Patty Kakes?

    Get'em Meek!


    Me too

  • ~~eb

    Why does he always look like he smells?

  • Shawty

    They were saying "you not bringing that foolishness here"

  • Roderick2011


  • Roderick2011

    Messy people take mess wherever they go.

  • Shawty

    And you not having an after party in our establishment

  • Shawty

    How, if they full...they full.

  • WhoKnew

    I really don't think it's about having black people inside their hotel and casino venues. I'm sure there are a ton of black people who visit Vegas and their $$$$ prolly ain't that long but they get in because they act like they have good sense and not like they're riff raff.

    Look-ED, when this raptor Weak Mill jumped the fence at Jurassic Park and escaped, this ninja just thought he could go out and ack a fool and gain entrance to any place he wanted to "hop in to" but they told him to go kick dinosaur rocks so now him pissed.

  • WhoKnew

    ...cuz he does...

  • Bossy704

    I don't like how he disrespected Nicki after the break up. He could come in my party either.

  • Shawty

    Yes clubs do it all the time. Didn't we just read not too long ago that a girl wanted to sue Future cause she was not let in the club because he said he didn't want to see any plus size women?

  • Shawty

    He stay looking sweaty and because we all know that sweat stinks....that means so does he.

  • WhoKnew

    Stinky "STFU" Mills is having separation anxiety from being out of prison too long and feels he needs to go back to prison. Seems like he's working on his return.

  • datjerk

    If it was anybody other than problematic Meek, is probably support this.

  • KcoolMuziq

    I'm attending a ULTRA private screening tomorrow
    of a movie produced by Will & Jada Smith for their Overbrook Productions franchise. That has Meek Mills as one of the stars in it. Should be interesting.

  • KLove

    I'm not really sure he has a case here LOL

  • bb1812

    Doubt it. Every business has the right to refuse service. They can't discriminate against protected classes (race, religion, age, sex etc.) The "reports" are that the place had reached capacity and or they didn't allow Meek in due to a prior incident. Not bc of his race. The only person bringing up racial discrimination is Meek. Unless he has other evidence to reveal, I doubt he has a case. The hotel could also simply state that they do not allow felons in their place of business as their reason of refusal.

  • Banka

    IF that was the case, but they would say anything at this point to cover their ass....

  • Ryan

    After they said he couldn't come in why did he ask if he could still eat there?? If those people don't want you there why do you still want to give them your money? Hell there's a Popeye's down the damn street!!

  • chaisun

    I’ll be there also. ?????

  • Jordan’s Memory

    I don't blame them. These Rappers are huge liabilities if something pop off and an innocent bystander get hurt on their property. I'm sure the owner has a clause where he can refuse entry to any patron he chooses for whatever reason. But to say Racial Discrimination I think that's a stretch. Wasn't he going to see a Rapper perform? If they didn't want ninja's in there then they wouldn't have aloud dude to perform either. Black folk always crying about shitt when they part of the problem. but he just don't get it. smdh

  • Jordan’s Memory

    Because he probably does. He looks like she smells like weed and 5 yr old clothes that haven't been washed.

  • Prince Jarmajesty II

    Meek always looks so unbathed to me...

  • Lorna

    Considering you can get banned from a casino for SUSPICION of counting cards, if you caused a whole ruckus or have a track record of doing it elsewhere...

  • Applebootay

    Yall crazy...........LOL

  • Applebootay


  • missmiami305

    Meek is annoying AF?

  • missmiami305

    Me too

  • Ghost

    Meek needs to get HIS legal business in order before he starts suing folks. He is PRIVILEGED to be able to jet across the country and party ? while out on probation!

    Stay under the radar and handle your business...geez..smh

  • Goodii2Shoes

    Thank security

    lol. Are any of these pics from the night in question because these outfits
    alone are reason enough to keep you outside the establishment. Finally,
    stop reading your pr & thinking people want to associate with you or your entourage

  • GinJen you're part of the ULTRA private crew...aayyee

  • the guest

    He does have stick legs with no difference between the calf and the thigh. He also has flat feet. Not a good looking physique.

  • DeepThinker

    I wish he would sit his short bus riding self down somewhere. Be like the new Gucci.

  • Skin Deep Beauty

    Wasn't worried about them being racist before his ego got crushed when they sent his azz packing to left. Boy get your unimportant azz on somewhere!

  • den

    Go sit down.... read a damn book moron....sue my a.s.s.

  • Jamal Warner

    I see the coons are here.

  • onelove

    lol..good luck!!

  • Karen Brady

    If this boy don't sit his azz down somewhere.

  • Karen Brady