Buju Banton Trial

Reggae star, Buju Banton’s attorneys are appealing his case and are claiming that he was entrapped by a government informant. Buju Banton, real name Mark Myrie, was convicted of conspiracy to distribute cocaine. The government’s case against Buju Banton was based on the testimony of Alex Johnson a former cocaine seller turned government informant who […]

TAMPA, Fla. — Jamaican reggae singer Buju Banton is asking for a shorter prison sentence.

Buju Banton, real name Mark Myrie is a free man after serving almost a year in prison while awaiting drug charges. After his September mistrial he was granted bail and can not leave the USA and will have to wear and electronic monitoring device. Stephen Marley, the son of reggae legend Bob Marley, bailed him […]

Reggae Legend Buju Banton, who has an upcoming re-trial for cocaine conspiracy, has just had his bail set at $250,000 according to TampaBay.com If internationally known reggae star Buju Banton wants to be released from jail before his re-trial on cocaine conspiracy charges, it won’t be cheap. To make bail, Banton would have to post […]