Tag Archives: cocaine trafficking

  • Reggae Star Buju Banton Denied New Trial

    Aug 8, 12 by EURpublisher02 Leave a comment

    *A federal judge has denied reggae singer Buju Banton’s request for a new trial, saying there’s no need because of a previous appeals court ruling, reports the AP. [SUBSCRIBE TO EURWEB’s RSS FEED] In June, the federal appeals court in Atlanta upheld the Jamaican singer’s 2011 conviction on cocaine conspiracy and trafficking charges. The three-judge […]

  • James Rosemond Pleads Not Guilty to Drug Trafficking Charges

    Jul 7, 11 by EURPublisher01 Leave a comment

    *Hip hop mogul James “Jimmy Henchman” Rosemond has pleaded not guilty to federal charges that he ran a cocaine trafficking ring between Los Angeles and New York. The CEO of New York-based Czar Entertainment was arraigned Wednesday in Brooklyn, reports the Associated Press. Attorney Jeffrey Lichtman says his client is being framed. Prosecutors say the […]

  • James Rosemond Arrested after Month-Long Manhunt

    Jun 21, 11 by EURPublisher01 Leave a comment

    *“Fugitive hip-hop mogul James “Jimmy Henchman” Rosemond, recently linked by an inmate to the 1994 shooting of Tupac Shakur outside a Manhattan recording studio, has been arrested on cocaine-dealing charges following a month-long manhunt. Federal authorities said Tuesday that Drug Enforcement Administration agents had arrested Rosemond, owner of Czar Entertainment, in New York City outside […]