Tory Lanez Placed On House Arrest Until Trial Over August Alsina Fight

Tory Lanez’s alleged struggle with August Alsina landed him on home arrest.

A Los Angeles decide has ordered that rapper Tory Lanez be positioned on home arrest inside 48 hours and that he’s electronically monitored as he awaits his November 28 trial date for felony assault of Houston rapper Megan Thee Stallion.

Prosecutors appeared in court docket on Wednesday morning, the place they moved for Tory Lanez’s bail to be revoked as a result of he violated the phrases of his bond, particularly over an alleged assault on one other man in Chicago final month.

The Canadian rapper had a little bit of luck, although, as Superior Court docket Choose David Herriford didn’t agree with the prosecution’s movement to carry Tory Lanez in custody with out bail. The incident referenced by the prosecution is one alleged by R&B singer August Alsina who shared that he was attacked by Lanez after refusing to “dap” him. The artist shared a photograph of his bloodied face and bruises on his physique. It’s unclear if August had reported the incident to the police and if fees can be filed.

Megan Thee Stallion
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Of their arguments, the prosecution stated that Tory Lanez, whose actual identify is Daystar Peterson, “poses a hazard to society and has proven such a flagrant disregard for the court docket’s orders.”

Deputy District Legal professional Alexander Bott claimed that Lanez punched a person “with out warning” as he referenced the September 17 incident between August and Lanez.

Lanez’s lawyer Shawn Holley, nonetheless, counterargued that the prosecution didn’t provide enough proof that Alsina was a sufferer of battery by Lanez calling the D.As arguments “mere allegations,” that are disputed and drawing for the truth that August didn’t file a police report.

“I’m probably not positive that there’s something this court docket ought to do given the unproven allegations,” Holley stated.

That is the third time that Lanez has been present in violation of court docket orders. Months in the past, he was discovered to have violated a protecting order to remain 100 yards away from Megan Thee Stallion, however the rapper later joined one other rapper on stage proper after Megan carried out earlier this 12 months and was additionally backstage near Megan.

Tory Lanez additionally had his bond revoked and elevated from $250,000 to $350,000 again in April after he had a Twitter spat with Megan and her boyfriend, Pardison Fontaine, regardless of being particularly ordered to not converse to Megan Thee Stallion or concerning the case as a gag order was over him.

In a video response to NewzoKeeda after the court docket ruling, Lanez performed the sufferer position as he claimed that he was a ‘black n****a combating the world.’ He was, nonetheless, silent when requested if he attacked Alsina.

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