Remy Ma Assault Conviction Upheld in N.Y. Court
New York's top court has upheld the conviction of rapper Remy Ma in the shooting of a friend in 2007.
In a ruling Thursday, the Court of Appeals rejected arguments that a judge didn't properly inform jurors before they rendered a guilty verdict.
The rapper's real name is Remy Smith. She's serving eight years in prison for criminal possession of a weapon and two counts of assault stemming from the struggle in which a friend was shot.
Smith had accused the friend of stealing $3,000 from her pocketbook.
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