Nicki Minaj's brother convicted in child rape case
The brother of rapper Nicki Minaj has been convicted of predatory sexual assault after being charged with repeatedly raping an 11-year-old girl at his Long Island home. Jurors delivered their verdict Thursday in Jelani Maraj's trial. The charges carry the potential for 25 years to life in prison. Maraj is 38. His lawyer says he will appeal.
source: Article 'Nicki Minaj's brother convicted in child rape case'; www.usatoday.com/story/life/people/2017/11/09/nicki-minajs-brother-convicted-child-rape-case/849533001/; USA TODAY (their source: The Associated Press); 9 November 2017