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Yo Gotti & Roc Nation File 2nd Suit Against Mississippi DOC On Behalf Of 152 Inmates

Attorneys for Jay-Z’s Roc Nation and rapper Yo Gotti have filed a second lawsuit Tuesday against the Mississippi State Penitentiary on behalf of 152 inmates who they say live in “abhorrent conditions.” “The conditions of confinement at Parchman are so barbaric, the deprivation of health and mental health care so extreme, and the defects in […]

Team Roc Leaks Mississippi Prison Video of Violence, Inhumane Conditions

Play video content Exclusive Details Team Roc, Roc Nation’s philanthropic arm, is releasing video it says graphically illustrates the inhumane conditions inside a notorious Mississippi penitentiary … as Yo Gotti continues fighting for federal assistance. These videos and photos were shot by inmates using contraband phones, according to Team Roc. The images include what looks […]

Yo Gotti & Roc Nation Officially File Lawsuit Against Mississippi!!

Rapper Yo Gotti and Jay-Z’s Roc Nation have officially filed their lawsuit against the state of Mississippi over the state of its prison system. The federal lawsuit alleges inmates are being kept in unconstitutional and inhumane conditions. “Plaintiffs’ lives are in peril,” the lawsuit begins. “Individuals held in Mississippi’s prisons are dying because Mississippi has […]

Yo Gotti, Team Roc File Lawsuit on Behalf of Mississippi Prisoners

Exclusive Details TMZ.com Yo Gotti is a man of his word, following through with a lawsuit on behalf of nearly 30 Mississippi state prisoners enduring nightmarish, sometimes deadly conditions. TMZ broke the story, Gotti enlisted Team Roc — the philanthropic arm of Jay-Z‘s Roc Nation — and its high-powered attorney, Alex Spiro, to rep the […]

Yo Gotti & Roc Nation Threaten To Sue Mississippi Governor Over Prison Deaths!!

Rapper Yo Gotti and Jay-Z’s Roc Nation is threatening to sue the state of Mississippi with a civil rights lawsuit over recent reports of violence within the state prisons. In the letter to the state’s Governor Phil Bryant, Gotti, and Roc Nation gave the governor the past weekend to improve the situation, or attorney Alex […]

Yo Gotti, Roc Nation Demand Changes in Deadly Mississippi Prisons

Exclusive TMZ.com Yo Gotti‘s sick and tired of the fatal bloodshed in Mississippi State Prisons, so he’s enlisted Jay-Z‘s Roc Nation to demand the Governor make immediate changes … or face a lawsuit. On the heels of 5 inmates getting killed in 3 different MS prisons … Gotti’s called on Team Roc — the philanthropic […]

Nipsey Hussle’s Bodyguard, J Roc, Attacks The Game’s Manager, Wack 100

Play video content TMZ.com Nipsey Hussle‘s former bodyguard went after The Game‘s manager during the rapper’s set Sunday night … apparently over some disrespectful comments made about Hussle. Sources close to the situation tell TMZ … Nip’s bodyguard and close friend, J Roc, attacked Wack 100 backstage at the Rolling Loud Festival while The Game […]

Roc Nation Teams with Eagles’ Malcolm Jenkins for ‘Everyone’s Child’ PSA

Exclusive Getty Jay-Z‘s Roc Nation and Philadelphia Eagles star Malcolm Jenkins are putting up big money to share the heart-wrenching stories of parents who’ve lost children to social injustice. Malcolm’s Players Coalition released a powerful video Wednesday focusing on the tragic death of Danroy “DJ” Henry … a Pace University football star who was fatally […]

Tinashe Shuts Down Roc Nation Rumors, Sings Like an Angel

Play video content Exclusive TMZ.com Tinashe is shutting down rumors that she signed with Roc Nation … but it sure sounds like she’s ready to make the move. The singer was leaving Craig’s in West Hollywood Thursday night, when we asked if it’s true she’s joining Jay-Z‘s company. She tells us she’s an independent artist, […]