Prison of Rikers Island, is home to in addition to Weinstein and more prominent

The Rikers Island jail in New York city is the place where the rape, and also condemned the film producer Harvey Weinstein is waiting for the decision on the amount of the penalty. In 1932 it opened, the prison was notorious for the violence of the prisoners, and since the doors have opened, several public figures and public transport.
A$AP Rocky: ‘fellow-prisoner, protected me

Rapper A$AP Rocky was after a fight at sixteen and two weeks at Rikers Island, new york. According to the tradition, that is, in 2019 at the latest one month was in Sweden, after a fight, took a fellow prisoner release Lobby, out to him during his residence in protection.

Tekashi 6ix9ine: internally displaced

Release Tekashi 6ix9ine in 2019 at the latest, within the prison, has been moved to another department because he was being threatened it would be. Also, he has a fix for participation in a criminal organization, but his time in custody was related to the ill-treatment of a sixteen-year-old boy.

Tupac was possible to visit the Madonna

Rapper, Tupac, who in 1996, he died in a still unsolved shooting incident, was in 1995, stuck in Rikers Island on charges of child sexual abuse. Several media reported that the rapper during his visit to the prison to visit, it would have been the singer of the Madonna.

The murderer of John Lennon: for your own safety

Mark David Chapman, the assassin of ex-Beatle John Lennon in 1980, and it was for his own safety, after an earlier stay in, return to Rikers Island to be transported. The authorities were afraid that the fans of the singer in the mental hospital it would jump to where Chapman was located after he and his fellow prisoners and the prison staff had been threatened as well.

Foxy Brown: years in prison after a fight and nail salons

Rapper Foxy Brown was eight months in Rikers Island, after a heated argument over the payment of the total cost of a treatment at a nail salon. During her time in prison, she was 76 days in an isolation cell after a scuffle with a fellow prisoner.

Lil Wayne wrote this diary

Rapper Lil Wayne was started in 2010 at Rikers Island for a one-year prison sentence for the illegal possession of firearms. He kept a diary of his time in prison and is released in 2016, and his memoir, Gone Til’ November: A Journal of Rikers Island and out of.

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