“Went to visit my brother yesterday, man had the freshest cleanest air forces I ever seen. Spirit so high & energy so great. We standing with you Forever, you’ll be home soon [umbrella emoji],” he wrote, alongside a snapshot of the pair posing in front of a muraled wall with Tory bearing a large grin.
In his statement, Smith said he “did not see who shot the weapon” but claimed that he witnessed Tory trying to wrestle the gun from Kelsey Harris, Megan Thee Stallion’s former friend and assistant, before the shots rang out.
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The filing contains several other arguments, including a request that Tory’s “childhood trauma” be considered by the appellate court and that his status as a non-American citizen who now faces deportation to Canada counts as discrimination.
The petition will be considered at the same time as the rapper’s appeal, with an opening brief scheduled for December 26.
It is unlikely the court will rule on the matter for many months.