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Rap Lyrics May – Or May Not – Add To Rap Sheet

Can rap lyrics about shooting people be used as evidence against the writer of those lyrics who is on trial for shooting people?


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NJ Court: Lyrics Shouldn’t Have Been Used As Evidence

Violent rap lyrics written by a man accused of shooting a fellow drug dealer in 2005 should not have been admitted as evidence at his trial, New Jersey’s highest court ruled Monday.


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Rap Lyrics On Trial This Week At NJ Supreme Court

The New Jersey Supreme Court will hear arguments Monday in a case that has gotten national attention.