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Judge removed from long-running gang and racketeering case against rapper Young Thug and others

Jul. 15, 2024 18:21 PM EDT

ATLANTA (AP) — The judge overseeing the long-running racketeering and gang prosecution against rapper Young Thug and others has been removed from the case after two defendants sought his recusal, citing a meeting the judge held with prosecutors and a state witness. Fulton County...

Young Thug's trial on hold as defense tries to get judge removed from case

Jul. 01, 2024 16:55 PM EDT

ATLANTA (AP) — The judge overseeing the racketeering and gang prosecution against Young Thug and others on Monday put the long-running trial on hold until another judge rules on requests by several defendants that he step aside from the case. Lawyers for the rapper and several...

Defense attorney for rapper Young Thug found in contempt, ordered to spend 10 weekends in jail

Jun. 11, 2024 12:31 PM EDT

ATLANTA (AP) — A Georgia judge has ordered a lawyer for rapper Young Thug to spend the next 10 weekends in jail after finding him in contempt. Defense attorney Brian Steel represents the rapper, who is currently on trial in Atlanta on charges including violation of Georgia's...