Tory Lanez denied bond as he appeals 10-year sentence in shooting of Megan Thee Stallion

Rapper Tory Lanez was denied bond by a Los Angeles County Superior Court judge during a hearing on Thursday afternoon as his new legal team appeals hisĀ 10-year sentence in the shooting of hip-hop star Megan Thee Stallion, according to ABC station in Los Angeles, KABC who was in the courtroom.

Unite the People Inc., a social justice advocacy group, announced in a statement to KABC this week that the organization has been retained to represent Lanez. The rapper, whose legal name is Daystar Peterson, is appealing his 10-year sentence, with Crystal Morgan serving as lead attorney.

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