Tekashi69 Do not Name Me By My Rap Title … In My Felony Trial
Tekashi69 doesn’t need to be courtroom shamed in his trial for allegedly choking somebody at a mall … so he is asking the decide to bar prosecutors from utilizing his stage identify throughout the trial.
6ix9ine, whose authorities identify is Daniel Hernandez, filed authorized docs asking the decide to order prosecutors to seek advice from him both as “defendant,” “accused,” or by his authorized identify.
Tekashi says the usage of some other identify — presumably the one for which he is well-known — might solely be used for the aim of attaching “derogatory and satirically unflattering labels” on him.
Tekashi is on trial in Houston for allegedly choking a 16-year-old on the Galleria Mall again in January. The sufferer claims he was taking cellphone video of the rapper when Tekashi rotated and ordered him to erase it. The child says Tekashi then gabbed him by the neck.
Tekashi has had different authorized issues … notably a run-in with NYPD again in February after cops shut down his music video shoot.
As for the Houston case, Tekashi’s being arraigned Wednesday.