Buju Banton Gets New Lawyer, Transferred To Another Prison

Buju Banton is making some serious movements in his ongoing quest for freedom.

The Grammy-winning reggae star has acquired the services of a new attorney name Charles J. Ogletree Jr. after his previous lawyer Chokwe Lumumba was elected mayor of Jackson Mississippi.

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“Attorney Charles J. Ogletree is the Jesse Climenko Professor of Law Director, Charles Hamilton Houston Institute for Race and Justice,” Buju Banton`s Defense Support Committee said in a statement. “Accordingly, he is more than ready to continue the fight for justice for Buju. We expect that Attorney Ogletree will determine what his next steps will be after reviewing the case. Attorney Lumumba has already filed a notice of appeal following the incomplete justice Judge Moody gave on June 26, 2013.”

Buju Banton is also being transferred to a new prison.

According to reports, the reggae singer, real name Mark Myrie, was transferred from a Florida prison and is now being held at a Federal Transfer Centre (FTC) in Oklahoma City.

The reason for his transfer is not yet known.

Banton was convicted last year on three counts of drug trafficking charges and sentence to 10 years behind bars.



  2. free Buju Banton , one of the best reggae singer, n they hold him behind the gate, this doesn’t make no sense,,, go chase the real criminals who are still every corner in every city ,,,,,,,,,,

  3. amen carl grant and antoino.

  4. human interfere with nature, it will cause complication, human, animals, plant, trees, fruits, vegetables and everything produce. unnatural does not produce it own kind. two men sexually produce nothing but disease. human trying to change nature when their is no womb to hold a soul an a egg for the sperm to attach TO BRING A SOUL IN EARTH.. anus has function to remove waste MATTER, fouly gas and waste matter from the body. penis has function, vagina has function and purpose. so how can buju be wrong? the white master in slavary created the law in jamaica that man and man should not sleep togather. so that all the african black jamaican know to respect nature. the law that the whitE put in jamaica call the BOGLE LAW.HOW IS THE WORLD BLAMING THE JAMAICAN PEOPLE TO BE HOMEPHOBIA. EVERY HUAMN ENDURE SOME TYPE OF BULLY. GOD IS POWERFUL , HUAM HAS NO POWER OVER NATURE. GOD BLESSING.GOD ONLY KNOW THE FUTURE. HUMAN BIGGEST LOSER.

  5. no justice for the black man, buju you did nothing wrong, every human being be bully, gay man , straight men, color of skin, texture of hair, speech, human all being bully by other human. african descendant slave have endure the most bulling and still enduring the most bulling on planet earth.. buju all these suffering , pain, discomforts, is all external. internal is peace, happiness, love, God is within, positive soul, wisdom, knowledge all within. you have life. nothing is impossible with God. the own for all creation on earth.God allow this to happend and God will allow freedom for you to get to a higher stage in life. pray Buju, God will support you, babylon has their reasons , babylon justice is powerless, almighty God justice is powerful, be patient the almighty God is with you. but God has a better plan in this earth and after life for you buju. just pray. African blacks has came a long way since slavary. blacks are God choose peolple who has being robb of their culture, their religion. god blessing for this creation.