Lil Wayne Receives Trial Date in AZ Drug Case

Lil Wayne is headed to court. Two years after being arrested in Arizona on drug and gun charges, the rap superstar will finally be going to trial for the case.

The Yuma Sun reports that Weezy’s trial has been set by presiding judge, Mark Wayne Reeces, for March 30, 2010. It will most likely last between two and three weeks.

The New Orleans MC has officially been charged with one count each of possession of a narcotic drug for sale, possession of dangerous drugs, misconduct involving weapons and possession of drug paraphernalia. He has plead not guilty on all counts.

As previously reported, the Young Money rapper was busted on January 22, 2008 with nearly four ounces of marijuana, about an ounce of cocaine, 41 grams of Ecstasy and a .40 caliber handgun, after DEA agents searched his tour bus at a U.S. Border Patrol checkpoint, near Dateland, Arizona.

Wayne has not issued any statements as of press time. – Elan Mancini

  • alderman j

    Resale??? Come on all the greats were junkies, JIMI HENDRIX, RICHARD PRYOR, MICHAEL JACKSON, WEEZY!! Not hate just being real, i love all the artist i just mentioned (no homo), but they were all junkies!!!

    • joe p

      just cause they make “good ” music doesnt make them above the law … treat his as if he was just another junkie … he should do at least 3 years ..

  • heartlandG

    What yall think…over or under two years?
    I say his lawyer pull sumthin out his ass and he wont get what WE would get…

  • tronthadon

    give me tha weed and tha beans you can keep that otha shit

  • http://xxlmag.com Blakout615

    I doubt it if he get more than a couple months. Which would be messed up considering they gave boosie 2yrs off a fuckin pistol and weed charge

  • Freshout

    Money talks, I doubt they’ll give him over year for this.

  • Freshout

    Damn since it was on his tour bus that means it his? Did anyone else get arrested with him?

  • Rami416

    The only reason why I opened this article was because i thought it was about AZ and not just Lil Wayne

  • newyawka631

    extacy…….da best druggggg…..don’t get hooked faggots

  • Stoh

    @ Rami416

    I thought the exact same thing man..