A defendant in the infamous racketeering case where rapper Tekashi 6ix9ine served as a star witness is appealing against the judge’s sentence.
In February 2020, Judge Paul Engelmayer handed down a sentence of 17 years behind bars to Aljermiah ‘Nuke’ Mack, Mack was convicted following testimony from Tekashi 6ix9ine during the federal case. Mack was found guilty of drug dealing and racketeering charges.
According to AllHipHop, Mack’s lawyer Louis V. Fasulo confirmed the plans to fight the sentencing and that he is not alone in appealing. Aaron “Bat” Young received a 20-year sentence after pleading guilty in April 2019. Kifano “Shotti” Jordan is reportedly appealing his 15-year sentence and Roland “Ro Murda” Martin
Daniel “Tekashi 6ix9ine” Hernandez himself is currently serving out his 24-month sentence. He initially faced a lifetime behind bars.