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Attorney Brian McMonagle Recognized In Billboard’s 2018 R&B/Hip-Hop 100 Power Players

BRIAN MCMONAGLE, 59 Partner, McMonagle Perri McHugh Mischak Davis JOE TACOPINA, 52 Founder/Partner, Tacopina & Siegel Freed Meek: The high-profile defense attorneys teamed to convince the Pennsylvania Supreme Court that their client Meek Mill should be freed on bail, rather than spend two to four years in prison for violating his probation on a 10-year-old conviction. […]

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Meek Mill and His Supporters Discuss Why His Justice Reform Activism Matters

In April, when the Pennsylvania Supreme Court ordered Meek Mill’s release on bail from prison, where he had been serving two to four years for parole violations stemming from a decade-old drugs and guns conviction, the Philadelphia rapper could have done a victory lap and returned to the recording studio. Instead, he has resolved to […]

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Controversial Meek Mill judge will remain on his case, another judge rules

Philadelphia Common Pleas Court Judge Genece E. Brinkley, who has overseen the criminal case of Philadelphia-born rapper Meek Mill for a decade and who made international headlines last year when she sent him to prison, will remain on the case during his appeals, another Philadelphia judge ruled Wednesday morning. Saying he lacked the jurisdiction to remove […]

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National Coverage of Brian J. McMonagle Representation Of Meek Mill

Attorney Brian McMonagle Recognized In Billboard’s 2018 R&B/Hip-Hop 100 Power Players, billboard.com, September 29, 2018 Meek Mill and His Supporters Discuss Why His Justice Reform Activism Matters, billboard.com, September 29, 2018 Controversial Meek Mill judge will remain on his case, another judge rules, philly.com, May 30, 2018 Meek Mill’s Attorney Says Prison Release ‘Reassured My Faith in the Criminal Justice […]

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‘Your only way out of prison is wearing a toe tag,’ grieving dad says to Pa. murderer

DOYLESTOWN, Pa. (AP) — A 21-year-old man who enlisted his cousin in a gruesome plot to kill four young men at his family’s suburban Philadelphia farm last summer pleaded guilty Wednesday to murder charges that will put him behind bars for life. Cosmo DiNardo’s plea gave solace to a grieving father who turned to the […]

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Cosmo DiNardo pleads guilty to killing 4 men in Bucks; Sean Kratz rejects deal, opts for trial

by: Laura McCrystal & Erin McCarthy, philly.com The scene repeats again and again in Aimee King’s mind. She sees her son Mark Sturgis in his last moments on an upper Bucks County farm last July. “I hear the bullets. I watch the shock in his face as he falls to his knees in slow motion. I watch his […]

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Meek Mill’s Attorney Says Prison Release ‘Reassured My Faith in the Criminal Justice System’

Meek Mill looks to the crowd before the game before the Philadelphia 76ers and Miami Heat at Wells Fargo Center on April 24, 2018 in Philadelphia. On Tuesday afternoon, the hip-hop community breathed a huge sigh of relief when news of Meek Mill’s prison release was officially announced. Since November, the embattled lyricist was incarcerated for violating […]

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Rapper Meek Mill Released From Prison Overnight

Overnight, Rapper Meek Mill was released from prison after the Pennsylvania Supreme Court ordered him released on bail while he appeals a controversial conviction that put him behind bars for the last five months. NBC’s Kristen Dahlgren reports for TODAY.

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Meek Mill Has Finally Been Released From Prison

Meek Mill is a free man. Mill left the Chester State Correctional Institution Tuesday via helicopter after the Supreme Court of Pennsylvania ruled that the lower court must immediately issue an order to release the rapper, whose prison sentence for violating parole has sparked national discussion, out on unsecured bail. The chopper belongs to Philadelphia […]

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Meek Mill, who had support in sports world, has been released from prison; attends Sixers game vs. Heat

PHILADELPHIA — Minutes after the first playoff series win of his career, 76ers center Joel Embiid sought out Philadelphia rapper Meek Mill and embraced him. “I was just excited that he got to witness this because he’s always represented the city, and he loved this city so much,” Embiid said late Tuesday night. Mill attended […]

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