C-Murder’s Murder Conviction Appeal Rejected By The Supreme Court

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Not without lack of trying, New Orleans rapper C-Murder will spend the rest of his life behind bars after a Supreme Court judge denied his murder conviction appeal.

C-Murder, who is the brother of Master P and former fiance of R&B singer Monica, tried for the last time to get his conviction of a sixteen year-old fan’s slaying overturned, but it proved futile. US News is reporting C-Murder’s legal team argued that the murder conviction should be thrown out because federal juries are required to come to a unanimous decision when deliberating. Since the jury voted 10-2 in favor of conviction, the former No Limit soldier’s lawyers said he shouldn’t have been convicted in the first place. Though a solid argument, Louisiana, the state where the case was tried, is one of the two states that allows for non-unanimous convictions. READ MORE

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