Iggy Azalea shared her reasoning for writing a letter to the decide in Tory Lanez’s case referring to his taking pictures of Megan Thee Stallion on Twitter on Monday, August 7. The singer, 33, clarified that she wrote the letter to share her expertise with Tory, 31, and she or he wasn’t attempting to “‘help’ anybody” within the trial towards Megan, 28. Iggy additionally known as for “rehabilitative” punishment for Tory, somewhat than jail time.
Iggy shared many factors that she needed to make clear about her letter. She mentioned that she hadn’t seen “Tory for months” however did “want him properly.” She continued and broke down extra context about her letter. “I don’t ‘help’ anybody. The entire thing is stuffed with oddities. My letter by no means talked about something in regard to what occurred that night time,” she wrote. “I’m not in help of throwing away ANY ones life if we may give affordable punishments which might be rehabilitative as a substitute. I help jail reform. Interval.”
The “Black Widow” singer additionally gave extra particulars about how she didn’t assume that the letter could be publicly launched. “I used to be informed this was for a decide solely, but it’s being mentioned in public? I by no means meant to publicly remark,” she mentioned. “I used to be requested to put in writing about my real expertise and the kind of punishment I feel he deserves: I did.”
Tory was discovered responsible of taking pictures Megan in December 2022. Whereas his sentencing was delayed, Iggy and others offered statements to the decide to assist decide what the rapper’s sentencing ought to be, in keeping with Billboard. As Iggy acknowledged in her tweet, the letters requested for a “transformative, not life-destroying” punishment for him.
Prosecutors are looking for a 13-year sentence for Tory. Whereas some spoke out in help of him, Megan did present a victim-impact assertion, learn by Deputy District Lawyer Kathy Ta. “Since I used to be viciously shot by the defendant, I’ve not skilled a single day of peace,” she mentioned partly. “Slowly however absolutely, I’m therapeutic and coming again, however I’ll by no means be the identical.”