Lil Wayne’s Lawyer Questions Authorities’ Search Methods In AZ Drug Bust

Lil Wayne showed up in court today (June 23) for a pre-trial hearing, facing drug possession and weapons charges in Yuma County, Arizona, the Associated Press reports.

His attorney says the U.S. Border Patrol has not handed over records requested months ago by the defense. As a result, the judge set another court date for August 11.

According to tmz.com, Wayne’s lawyer claims the bloodhounds used in the bust were not trained adequately, making the seized drugs inadmissible evidence. The judge has not ruled whether the dogs’s training affects the validity of the evidence.

The pending charges stem from Weezy’s January 2008 arrest at a U.S. Border Patrol checkpoint near Dateland, Arizona. Authorities found marijuana, cocaine, Ecstacy and a .40-caliber pistol on his tour bus.

While he was charged with one count each of possession of drug paraphernalia, possession of dangerous drugs, and weapons misconduct, the New Orleans rapper pleaded not guilty to all charges. –John Kennedy

  • $ykotic

    What is this, Law & Order day on XXL?

    • G-UNOT KILLA

      My nigga they did the same thing to me! I had 5 kilo’s of Muscle Milk in my trunk nigga and they caught me distrubitin! I get 17.5 a KEY! $17.50 per key my nigga! I’m getting everybody bulked up out here! I swear lil wayne gonna be so fuccin scared of me when I step to him @ the BET awards! he shitted his pants @ the NAACP awards 7 yrs ago. I said, “what it do” he said, “whoodie” I immediatly smacced the shit outta him!

      • Gibz

        Oh shit G-Unot Killa you back homie!!!!!

        good to see a comment from you already got me lmao!! he said he gettin niggas bulked up out west lmaooo that shit is tooo funny.

        where u been cuz??? lol

  • Federal Ranga

    I’on care what Weezy brings across the border… as long as ain’t (South Park hillbilly voice) TRYNA TEEK UR JUUUUUUBS!!!

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  • SOUTHSIDE A-TOWN

    *SHOCK* the police did some dirty shit!!! STOP THE PRESSES!!!

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  • NEFARIOUSSUN

    You see. tha was not a smart or even original move there on Weezys part. I mean, this nigga literally took a tour bus to Mexico and tried to reenter the Us? dude really need some professional help,Dr phil somethin before he blow it all away; like his haters wanna see anyway…

  • foobs

    man that weezy i tell ya!!

  • BigDan!

    Roffle, I forgot about this, when I saw the headline I was like ‘AZ got busted with drugs!?! Why the fuck Lil Wayne’s lawyer care?’ Long days man, takes it outta ya if you make a mistake like that lol.

  • Crash

    Haha, man. These rappers got crazy lawyers, this judicial system is F-ed up big time.

    Lil Wayne’s lawyer is arguing that the police dogs (that sniffed out Wayne’s pot) were not trained legally…WTF.

  • yoprince

    LMAO.. Wayne’s lawyers are working! You telling me they secured evidence that the dogs weren’t properly trained?? That’s called being on your fucking job!

    • dusty boy

      co-sign!!!

  • BeerGangsta

    Going and do your time bitch. You know dam well when you are a Millionaire you not surpose to do dum shit. You black in AZ bitch you crazy. Lock this bitch up for beening stupid.

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    @ G-Unot its good to see you back you a fool wit it cuz. Keep’em comin even if XXL aint talkin bout nuthin i can get a good laugh readin ya posts.

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