Judge Allowed Him to Do Business
With Convicted Felon Charlie Mack
11/14/2017 11:57 AM PST
The decide in Meek Mill‘s probation case — who we’re instructed is underneath FBI scrutiny for allegedly attempting to stress Meek into leaving Roc Nation for music supervisor Charlie Mack — broke protocol by giving Meek a move to affiliate with Mack although he is a convicted felon.
TMZ has obtained a court docket transcript by which the Assistant D.A. in Meek’s case reminded the decide that she made an enormous exception for Meek associating with Charlie Mack. Mack pled responsible in 1997 to conspiracy to own with intent to distribute cocaine, for which he bought a 60-month sentence.
As we instructed you, the FBI is reportedly investigating whether or not Judge Genece Brinkley has a connection to Mack and whether or not she tried to steer Meek’s enterprise Mack’s method.
According to the January 2014 transcript, Meek’s lawyer on the time, Gary Silver, and the prosecutor, Noel DeSantis, are discussing the phrases of Meek’s probation. It reads partly:
— THE COURT: “Okay. The other thing that was raised that I have to address is this issue about him signing parole papers, probation papers that he’s not going to be around convicted felons … and the rules of probation state he can’t be around convicted felons.”
— DeSantis: “Your Honor, [Meek]’s not supposed to be around anyone who is under supervision and be around known felons. Your Honor made an exception back in the day with the management to Mr. Mac. That was the only exception that you made.”
Mack has denied he has any relationship with the decide, however Meek’s high-powered lawyer, Joe Tacopina, does not purchase it. He thinks the decide crossed the road in an enormous method — he believes she tried pressuring him into working with Mack due to their alleged enterprise relationship.
Judge Brinkley violated Meek’s probation final week and he is been thrown again in jail for two to four years. Tacopina thinks the decide’s ruling is tainted by her conduct and must be thrown out.
Tacopina tells TMZ, “Another first in my 26 years of practice. Just shocking.”