Younger Thug and his Younger Slime Life affiliate Gunna had been arrested on RICO expenses this week, and so they’re each being held with out bond. And in accordance with his lawyer, the circumstances of his captivity are bleak.
Rolling Stone obtained an emergency submitting by Thug’s lawyer, Brian Metal, by which the legal professional describes the “dungeon-like circumstances” of his holding cell. Per Metal, Thug (born Jeffrey Williams) is in “solitary confinement” in a “windowless cement compartment with solely a mattress and a bathroom and an overhead gentle which stays on 24 hours per day.” He’s being afforded “no alternative to train, bathe or have human contact.”
Metal’s submitting additionally condemns using Thug’s lyrics as proof within the racketeering case as an infringement of his constitutional rights. “To weaponize these phrases by charging overt acts to assist a supposed conspiracy is unconscionable and unconstitutional pursuant to the First and Fourteenth Modification rights beneath the USA Structure.”