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“Love & Hip Hop” star Juelz Santana was granted an extension on his prison surrender date. How’d he pull that off? Well, apparently knowing Tyler Perry comes in handy with the courts. His date was reportedly pushed back to allow him to see Perry before starting his sentence. According to The Blast, a New Jersey federal judge […]


  NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Rapper Juelz Santana has been sentenced to more than two years in prison for trying to get a loaded gun onto a plane at a New York-area airport. Santana, whose real name is LaRon James, was sentenced Wednesday in Newark, New Jersey, to 27 months in prison after pleading guilty […]

Entertainment When one Love & Hip Hop franchise ends, another begins. We bid adeiu to LHHH (for now) and took a red-eye to New York for some big apple drama. We’ll get a glimpse into Joe Budden and Cyn’s romance and Joey’s lucrative podcast business. Kimbella is trying to hold it down as Juelz faces […]


NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Rapper Juelz Santana’s scheduled trial on charges he tried to get a gun onto a plane at an airport has been pushed back so he can continue negotiations for a plea deal. A trial had been scheduled for early September. But an order filed this month extended the trial date at […]


Juelz Santana was reportedly granted permission for a weekend release from house arrest so he could spend time with his daughter for her birthday. As previously reported, the Diplomats rapper, real name LaRon James, has been court-ordered to live with his mother in New Jersey following an arrest for airport gun charges back in March, but he […]

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NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Rapper Juelz Santana has been indicted on weapons charges after authorities say he tried to bring a gun on a plane at Newark Liberty International Airport. Federal prosecutors say the two-count indictment made public Wednesday charges Santana with possession of a firearm by a convicted felon and carrying a weapon on […]

Rapper Juelz Santana has had a rough 2018 and it looks like it’s about to get worse. Hot New Hip Hop reports that after getting his court case of drug and gun charges dismissed by the state of New Jersey. Only because he was facing an April 9 court appearance.  However, the possibility of Federal Authorities picking […]


  NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Rapper Juelz Santana will remain jailed pending a hearing on weapons charges stemming from a gun found in a bag at New Jersey’s Newark Liberty International Airport. Santana made an initial court appearance Monday in federal court in Newark. He had turned himself in to authorities earlier Monday, three days […]


UPDATE: Juelz Santana has turned himself in to face weapons charges.NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Airport police are searching for rapper Juelz Santana after a gun was found in a carry-on bag containing his identification at Newark Liberty International Airport.A law enforcement official said Saturday that Port Authority Police Department detectives are searching for the New […]

An arrest warrant is out for rapper Juelz Santana in New Jersey for being a deadbeat dad. Allegedly. According to TMZ, the artist (real name LaRon Louis James) owes nearly $30,000 in child support to the mother of his 13-year-old son, LaRon Jr. Juelz, who was ordered to pay $1,800 per month in 2013, has […]