Supreme Court Declines To Take Case Of Pennsylvania Rapper With Threatening Song Lyrics

The Supreme Court is declining to take the case of a Pennsylvania rapper who was convicted of threatening police officers in one of his songs. The high court declined on Monday to take the case of Jamal Knox, known as Mayhem Mal. Knox argued the song was protected by the First Amendment, but he was ultimately convicted and sentenced to one to three years in prison and Pennsylvania’s highest court upheld his convictions.