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Social media has been ablaze with fans of rapper Lil Boosie celebrating his release from Louisiana State Penitentiary at Angola on Wednesday, celebrations which actor Jason Weaver (Drumline, Smart Guy) calls some “coon s***. RELATED: Lil Boosie Gets 8 Years For Drug Smuggling Rapper Lil Boosie Tells 15-Year-Old: “You Can Be Better Than Me” The actor […]

BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — A Baton Rouge rapper known as “Lil Boosie” has been sentenced to eight years in prison following his guilty plea to drug charges. The 29-year-old rapper’s real name is Torrence Hatch. He pleaded guilty Tuesday to conspiring to smuggle codeine, marijuana and ecstasy into two state prisons. They were the […]

Incarcerated rapper Lil Boosie hopes his influence can make a difference, recently highlighting the trouble that comes with drugs and crime to a 15-year old who said he wanted to be like just Boosie on Beyond Scared Straight, a popular rehabilitation show for troubled teens. Boosie’s message from prison was sent as a letter and read […]

Incarcerated Louisiana rapper Lil Boosie’s legal woes continue. The rapper, real name Torrence Hatch, was indicted two days ago for conspiracy to smuggle drugs into a federal prison. This is the second time in two months that this has occurred. He is currently serving a four-year prison sentence for drugs and gun possession. Read more […]

BATON ROUGE, Louisiana — State police say rapper Torrence “Lil Boosie” Hatch is facing allegations he schemed to try to smuggle codeine syrup into the state penitentiary at Angola. Lt. Doug Cain says Hatch, who is serving time on an unrelated drug charge and awaiting trial on a murder charge, sought help from two fellow […]