Attorneys for Tory Lanez File Motion to Bail Him Out of Jail As 10-Year Sentence is Appealed

Attorneys for Tory Lanez File Motion to Bail Him Out of Jail As 10-Year Sentence is Appealed

The never-ending saga of the Tory Lanez Megan Thee Stallion shooting has added another element. Reports have stated that the attorneys for Lanez have filed a motion to bail him out of jail as they appeal his sentence.

According to HipHopDX, court reporter, Meghann Cuniff has been following the case since it started and has been a source for everything Lanez/Megan-related has updated the masses once again. She has stated that there has been a “bail on appeal” motion that has been filed on behalf of the convicted recording artist.

In a post that the reporter placed on her Twitter account, she updates the masses on what steps are now being taken in this case that has continued to captivate the music world. The next court date for the issue will take place next week on Sept. 5.

“Ask and ye shall receive: Tory Lanez’s lawyers appear to have filed a motion to bail him out of jail as he appeals his judgment and sentence for shooting Megan Thee Stallion. I don’t have a copy yet, but there’s a docket entry yesterday in the case file. Hearing is Sept. 5.”

The hearing that will take place will be in front of the very same judge, David Herriford, who oversaw the trial and gave the Canadian artist the ten-year sentence.

Lanez, born Daystar Peterson, was convicted in December 2022 for shooting Texas-bred rapper, Megan Thee Stallion. A jury found the 31-year-old Lanez guilty of assault with a semi-automatic firearm, carrying a loaded, unregistered firearm in a vehicle, and discharging a firearm with gross negligence.

The “Luv” rapper was convicted of shooting Megan Thee Stallion in the foot on July 22, 2020, after a party at Kylie Jenner‘s house in California.

Attorneys for Tory Lanez File Motion to Bail Him Out of Jail As 10-Year Sentence is Appealed

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