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It looks like all that telling will get Tekashi 6ix9ine a reduced prison sentence.

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Tekashi69 Sentenced To 24 Months After Cooperating With Feds – written by @MSjennyb ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ #Tekashi69 has been sentenced to 24 months with five years of supervised release, just months after he took the stand to testify against his former gang, the Nine Trey Bloods. ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ Wednesday’s sentence served as the final step in the rapper’s longstanding legal battle over his affiliation and criminal history with the gang. Although the rapper's legal team suggested time served for his cooperation, Judge Engelmayer ultimately determined 13 months was not enough for the crimes he committed. ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ ”I cannot agree with your counsel that time served it appropriate," Engelmayer said, according to Inner City Press. "In my judgment, your conduct is too violent and selfish to make 13 months reasonable. You will not be going free today." ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ ”For the better part of a year, you were part of a violent gang. So that there is no misunderstanding, here is a specific account of those acts," he continued, as he detailed the rapper's criminal history. "Apart from the number and vengefulness of these attacks, there's also that they were to benefit you. Before you, the gang didn't fight with rap entourages. They had no independent interest in going after musicians and their management groups. You used Nine Trey as a potent means of getting even with your rivals. You claim you "foolishly commingled with members of the gang," – but it's more than that. The attacks would not have happened without you." ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ ”Your first crime, use of a child in a sexual performance, you said the same thing, that older acquaintances were having sexual intercourse with the underage girl. That excuse may have…to read the rest log on to (clickable link on profile)

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According to multiple reports, Tekashi will do two years in a federal prison, instead of the maximum 47 years he was facing. We’re still unclear on whether he will get any time served.

We’ll update this as more information becomes available.


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