Yesterday 19,9,2019 court session marked the end of 6ix9ine testimony. During direct examination by prosecutors, the rapper detailed aspects of his cooperation agreement with the federal government, which requires him to tell the truth and testify in court if asked, Here is a ride to the whole case Starting from his arrest, his guily denial, taking a plea deal, Snitching/name dropping, and final judgement and expectation.
6ix9ine real name Daniel Hernandez was apprehended alongside five other men (Shotti, Jamel “Mel Murda” Jones, Fugan “Fu Banga” Lovick, Jensel “Ish” Butler, and Faheem “Crippy” Walter.) on November 18, 2018, who are believed to be member of the Nine Trey Gangsta Bloods, The men are being indicted on charges related to racketeering, drug distribution, weapon possession, and conspiracy to commit murder.
Following a five-year joint investigation by the Department of Homeland Security (DHS), the New York Police Department (NYPD), and the Bureau of Alcohol Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF) On November 22, 2018, a seventh man, Roland “Ro Murda” Martin, was arrested and charged with crimes related to the case.
6ix9ine was denied bail, and initially pleaded not guilty to all charges. He later changed his plea to guilty after agreeing to a deal with law enforcement on February 1, 2019. Which 6ix9ine would have to admit his guilt and testify against his co-defendants, in exchange for no prosecution or jail time if he fully cooperates and commits no further crimes, 6ix9ine would avoid a minimum sentence of 47 years in prison, making the arrest to cause his highly anticipated debut album Dummy Boy to be delayed indefinitely a day before its scheduled release. After an Online leak, Dummy Boy was released on November 27, 2018, and managed to reach number 2 on the Billboard 200 within only three days of charting.
Having previously arrested In October 2018, and sentenced to four years’ probation and 1,000 hours of community service after pleading guilty in 2015 to taking part in making and disseminating a video that showed a 13-year-old girl giving oral sex and making sexual contact with other individuals.
To celebrate receiving probation instead of a jail sentence, 6ix9ine went to go have dinner with a music executive in New York City. His entourage was not allowed in by security, and this led to a fight that ended with one person being shot. Two members of 6ix9ine’s entourage were charged with gang assault. 6ix9ine’s manager Shotti later turned himself in on November 7, 2018, in relation to the fight and was also charged with gang assault
On January 22, 2019, three other members of the Nine Trey Gangsters were charged as part of the investigation: Kintea “Kooda B” McKenzie, Denard “Drama” Butler, and Anthony “Harv” Ellison. Kooda B was indicted for attempting to shoot American rapper Chief Keef in June 2018. 6ix9ine admitted that after becoming embroiled in an online feud with Chief Keef, he offered $20,000 to Kooda B to carry out the shooting. Kooda B carried out the attack outside. After the shooting, Kooda B allegedly met with 6ix9ine and Shotti, settling for a payment of $10,000 for the attack.
THE PLEA DEAL AND NAME DROPPING
Now The news about his plea deal with the Feds made the internet go Riot on the deal he took by testifying against his co-offenders that led to his ex manager Kifano “Shotti” Jordan being sentenced to 15 years.
after pleading guilty to one count of firearm possession during a crime and one count of firearm discharge during a crime, as the Southern District of New York, Other list of jaw dropping names mentioned were Cardi B, Trippie Redd and Jim Jones with 6ix9ine saying in court that Cardi B is a member of the Bloods and that he never for once tried to mimic Cardi’s rise to fame.
Following news of 6ix9ine’s testimony, Atlantic Records denied to Billboard that Cardi B is a member of Nine Trey. Cardi later tweeted and deleted a message clarifying that she was associated with the Brims, not Nine Trey.
Earlier this year, Cardi told GQ’s Caity Weaver, “When I was 16 years old, I used to hang out with a lot of… Bloods. I used to pop off with my homies. And they’d say, ‘Yo, you really get it poppin’. You should come home. You should turn Blood.’ And I did. Yes, I did. And something that—it’s not like, oh, you leave. You don’t leave.”
While Jim Jones name was dropped On Thursday 19 2019, with 6ix9ine telling the packed courtroom that he was not the only well-known rapper associated with Nine Trey. On the stand, 6ix9ine was asked by prosecutors to identify the voices on a recording of a phone conversation, He said one of them belonged to Jim Jones, whom he called a “retired rapper” and said was a member of the gang.
He also identified Trippie real name Michael Lamar White IV as a member of the Five Nine Brims set of the Bloods. making 6ix9ine’s decision to cooperate earning him the designation of “snitch” from peers including Snoop Dogg, who posted 6ix9ine’s photo along with a rat emoji on Instagram.
Facing a maximum sentence of life in prison and a mandatory minimum sentence of 47 years without the cooperation agreement, it is possible that 6ix9ine will be sentenced to time served if he meets the terms of the agreement. He stated that if that happens, he hopes to be out of prison by the beginning of 2020. Prosecutors were keen to point out that no promises have been made and that the outcomes of cases he testifies in will not have an impact on his ultimate sentencing, And final sentence to be heard very soon.