The decision in A$AP Rocky’s Sweden assault trial will probably be introduced on Wednesday — however the rapper gained’t should be in court docket to listen to it.
The Harlem-born musician, whose actual title is Rakim Mayers, and two members of his entourage have been accused of beating an adolescent bloody throughout a Stockholm avenue brawl on June 30.
The Grammy-nominee pleaded not responsible and mentioned he acted in self-defense.
The three co-defendants have been launched from custody earlier this month, and Rocky, 30, flew dwelling to the US quickly after. He gained’t should be current for the ruling.
Prosecutors need the “Reward the Lord” rapper and his two co-defendants to spend six months in jail for the beatdown.
However his being launched from jail and allowed to go dwelling signifies a potential acquittal or gentle sentence.
His case has attracted the eye of President Trump, who unsuccessfully tried to intervene, in addition to stars like Kim Kardashian and husband Kanye West and Justin Bieber.
On Sunday, Rocky carried out for the primary time since his launch on the Actual Avenue Pageant in California.
“Hopefully we gained’t have to return to jail or nothing like that, that may be loopy,” he advised the viewers.
“It was an unlucky occasion and I’m simply attempting to remain blessed.”
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