Lil Wayne, Kodak Black thanks Trump for the pardoning, Kodak is still facing a Sexual Assault Charge
According to a report from TMZ on Thursday (Jan. 21), Kodak was indicted in Florence, S.C., where the incident took place in 2016, and prosecutors are looking to move forward once the Florida rapper agrees to a plea deal or the case goes to trial.
Lil Wayne and Kodak Black thanks Donald Trump on Twitter for commuting their sentence before leaving office
Lil Wayne Offers A Statement Thanking Donald Trump After Being Pardoned:
Trump issued 73 pardons and 70 sentence commutations early Wednesday (Jan. 20) as he prepared to leave office.
The statement — which Wayne signed with his real name, Dwayne Michael Carter Jr. — reads, “I want to thank President Trump for recognizing that I have so much more to give to my family, my art, and my community. I also want to thank @bradfordcohen for working so diligently to secure another chance for me. Love!”
Rapper Kodak Black, who received a presidential pardon from President Donald Trump.
“I Want To Thank The President @RealDonaldTrump For His Commitment To Justice Reform And Shortening My Sentence,’’ tweeted the “Roll in Peace’’ rapper, who was sentenced to 46 months in 2019 — and reportedly pledged in November to donate $1 million to charity if he landed a pardon.
Update: Kodak Black is still facing a sexual assault charge for allegedly raping "an adult-age high school student"
Kodak Black may have been among the 70 people to receive a commutation on his prison sentence for his federal weapons charge courtesy of former President Donald Trump, but his South Carolina sexual assault case is somewhat in limbo