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American rapper Meek Mill released from prison

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American rapper Meek Mill has been released from prison after being incarcerated for violating his probation .The Pennsylvania Supreme Court ordered that the rapper be granted bail on Monday .

“ I ’ d like to thank God , my family , my friends , my attorneys , my team at Roc Nation including JAY- Z , Desiree Perez , my good friend Michael Rubin , my fans .

“ The Pennsylvania Supreme Court and all my public advocates for their love , support and encouragement during this difficult time , ” Meek said in a statement released to Billboard .

“ While the past five months have been a nightmare , the prayers, visits , calls , letters and rallies have helped me stay positive .

“ To the Philadelphia District Attorney ’ s office , I ’ m grateful for your commitment to justice — not only for my case , but for others that have been wrongfully jailed due to police misconduct, ” he said .

Mill said further , “ Although I ’ m blessed to have the resources to fight this unjust situation , I understand that many people of color across the country don’ t have that luxury and I plan to use my platform to shine a light on those issues .

In the meantime , I plan to work closely with my legal team to overturn this unwarranted conviction and look forward to reuniting with my family and resuming my music career . ”

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Meanwhile , Philadelphia 76 ers co – owner Michael Rubin posted a picture on Instagram celebrating Meek ’ s release from prison . “@ meekmill is FREE !!! Just left visiting Meek with @ kevinhart 4 real and I ’ m on the way back to pick him up as we speak ! # MeekisFree # GoSixers , ” he wrote .

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