Pennsylvania’s highest court won’t remove a judge from Meek Mill’s long-running criminal case, but one justice says the rapper can raise the issue again after a hearing next week.
Three judges denied Mill’s request Tuesday (June 12) to replace Philadelphia Judge Genece Brinkley, and three supported it. The rapper’s lawyers have been leveling harsh criticism at Brinkley for months.
Brinkley’s lawyer says she’s been fair. Justice David Wecht says Mill can raise the matter anew after Monday’s (June 18) hearing before Brinkley. His lawyers are seeking a new trial.