The unsolved killing of Jam Master Jay, official DJ for Run-D.M.C, finally comes to an end today with the conviction of his murderers. The post A King Can Rest: Jam Master Jay Killers Have Finally Been Convicted After 22 Years appeared first on Black America Web.

On Tuesday, R. Kelly filed two motions through his lawyer with a judge in Chicago to have either his federal conviction for child pornography and sexual abuse overturned or grant a new trial. Jennifer Bonjean, Kelly's lead attorney wrote in the motion that the prosecution used "perjured testimony" from a clinical psychologist in the case in addition to claiming the government didn't prove fully that the singer abused the minors in question. The post R. Kelly Requests Judge Reverse Fed Conviction Or Grant New Trial appeared first on The Latest Hip-Hop News, Music and Media | Hip-Hop Wired.

Tim Masters, who served nine years of a life sentence after his 1998 arrest in Peggy Hettrick’s murder, said he hopes Fort Collins, Colorado, and Larimer County will finally acknowledge he was railroaded. The city and county have paid Masters a combined $10 million to settle a civil rights lawsuit related to the conviction, but […]