Colin Kaepernick Spoke To Meek Mill, Says He’s In “Good Spirits”

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NFL free agent Colin Kaepernick took to Twitter Monday (Nov. 20) to assure fans that incarcerated MC Meek Mill is currently in “good spirits.” The Philly rapper is facing 2 to 4 years in prison for violating his probation.

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“Spoke to Meek Mill & he wanted ppl to know regardless of his unjust situation, he’s in good spirits & humbled by the support the people have shown him,” GQ’s “Citizen Of The Year” tweeted. “We’ll continue to fight against the harsh sentencing practices that have affected Meek & millions of other POC for generations.”

 

Last week, the former quarterback tweeted about the injustices Meek and many other black men face at the hands of the criminal justice system.

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Currently, Meek’s legal team is attempting to fight the sentence, claiming Judge Genece Brinkley’s conduct during the case was inappropriate. A motion has also been filed to have her removed from the bench.