Philly DA wants Meek Mill's 2007 conviction thrown out

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Rapper Meek Mill's medication and gun convictions need to be dumped and also he should be granted a fresh trial, " prosecutors claimed in court Monday in an announcement that directed his supporters out to divide an impromptu dance party.

Photo Protesters rallied in front of a courthouse during a hearing for the rapper Meek Mill in Philadelphia on Monday.

The Philadelphia-born rapper was in court for a hearing Monday on a two to four year prison sentence, administered last November for probation violation.

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Meek Mill's legal team and Judge Brinkley have clashed throughout the rapper's case.

Judge Genece Brinkley refused to free him on bail after the announcement from the Philadelphia district attorney's office during a hearing.

Numerous figures have demonstrated their solidarity with Meek Mill, including Al Sharpton, Colin Kaepernick, and Drake. His lawyers say they will reach out to a higher court to get their client out pending the trial.

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The D.A.'s office, which think Meek should be granted bail, told TMZ, it thinks the conviction should be tossed "due to serious issues regarding the credibility of the arresting officer in the case, Officer Reginald Graham. "We are thrilled that the District Attorney's office has consented to the PCRA relief which we requested on Meek's behalf", he wrote".

Meek Mill, whose given name is Robert Rahmeek Williams, is incarcerated in a state prison in Chester, Pa., southwest of Philadelphia. On April 3, despite growing vocal support from both the Philadelphia District Attorney's office and Pennsylvania Governor Tom Wolfe, Judge Brinkley stated that Mill would remain in jail. They have unsuccessfully appealed the sentence multiple times and have called for Brinkley to recuse herself.

She added that "none of the allegations by (the) defendant constitute evidence that this court is unable to act impartially and without personal bias or prejudice with respect to this matter".

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