Welcome to Tuesday, Philly. PATCO is running with modified service this morning thanks to an accident Monday and you can expect to see a little snow today, too. The Eagles are on everyone's minds in Minnesota, but there's even more to discuss here at home — Meek Mill is back in the news, for one.
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Philadelphia rapper Meek Mill, who is in prison for violating probation, and his lawyers have long alleged that Philadelphia Common Pleas Court Judge Genece E. Brinkley urged Mill to ditch his management team at Roc Nation in a private meeting.
But following a new Inquirer and Daily News report on ethical questions surrounding Mill's case, the judge unsealed the transcript of that meeting. The transcript shows the judge didn't in fact make that recommendation, at least not then. It doesn't, however, put to bed that rumor about Brinkley asking Meek to record a Boyz II Men song.
Mill recently made his own recommendation — to Colin Kaepernick to add Philly's Youth Service Inc. to his Million Dollar Pledge. The former NFL quarterback just announced he'll donate $10,000 to the organization, and Mill will match it.
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