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The rapper, who is associated with the Black Mafia Family, was sentenced to serve time in a federal prison for his participation in a drug ring.
Federal authorities accused him and others of conspiring to launder about 270 million (pounds 135 million) in drug profits for the "Black Mafia Family," a multi-state drug ring that operated out of the Detroit area beginning in the early 1990s.
In that case, a string of people were accused of running a drug gang known as the Black Mafia Family, who allegedly began selling cocaine in the Detroit area in the early 1990s.