A recent Certificate of Service shows that YFN Lucci’s lawyer is motioning for a “Speedy Trial.”
“I hereby certify that I have on this day served a true and correct copy of the within and foregoing DEMAND FOR A SPEEDY TRIAL upon all parties or counsel of record,” the statement said.
“prosecutor and Judge’s chambers with a copy of Demand For Speedy Trial. Therefore, Mr. Bennett respectfully requests that he be tried at this Term of Court or at the next Term of Court,” the document continued.
If the trial does not start in six months, he could be fully acquitted for his alleged crimes. YFN Lucci rejected a plea deal in Georgia for recent RICO charges.
The rapper was offered a 20-year prison sentence but rejected the punishment due to the time incarcerated being too high. YFN Lucci has been in jail for two and a half years and is still awaiting his sentencing and trial dates, HipHopDX reported.
“YFN Lucci’s trial was due to begin January 9, same as Young Thug’s. The YFN gang and RICO case is just as wide-ranging as the YSL case,” Chidi tweeted. “The two are connected; Lucci is a witness. But Lucci’s trial date has been postponed, his attorney said Tuesday. No new court date has been set.”
The rapper’s jail photo has been leaked to the public in recent social media news. YFN Lucci is currently in jail on murder charges and racketeering.
YFN Lucci's trial was due to begin January 9, same as Young Thug's. The YFN gang and RICO case is just as wide ranging as the YSL case. The two are connected; Lucci is a witness.— George Chidi (find me on Threads and Substack) (@neonflag) January 5, 2023
But Lucci's trial date has been postponed, his attorney said Tuesday. No new court date has been set.