Megan Thee Stallion’s lawyer had phrases for anybody who doubts that Tory Lanez shot his shopper in July 2020.
“[Megan is] a young superstar who’s risen to the top very fast, and it’s at the time when really a community, people, and fellow artists should be rallying behind her. She is the victim here,” her legal professional Alex Spiro advised TMZ on November 4. “I say this as words of caution, and I know many of the folks across the industry, but those people are going to look very silly when the facts fully come out here, very silly. And it’s going to be troubling, and it’s going to be a stain that stays with them.”
Spiro’s feedback are a response to Friday’s social media talks about Drake seemingly shading Megan. In Circo Loco, Drake raps, “this bitch lie ’bout getting shots, but she still a stallion.” The monitor is certainly one of 16 newly launched songs on Drake and 21 Savage’s album Her Loss.
Megan Claps Back At Drake’s Lyrics
About an hour after its midnight (November 4) launch, folks had been closely discussing the lyrics. Some folks imagine Drake referenced a tall, thick lady mendacity about receiving butt enhancement surgical procedure. But others, together with Megan, took the lyrics as a uncertain jab at Megan’s accusations in opposition to Tory. And the Houston Hottie had robust phrases for the Toronto rapper and different doubters.
“I know I’m very popular but y’all gotta stop attaching weak ass conspiracy theories in bars to my name lol,” Megan tweeted. N–s nor hoes EVER tackle me or @ me WITH a truth or receipts. I AM CLOUT BITCH hold sucking my pussy.”
Afterward, Megan doubled again with one other tweet blasting folks, particularly rap friends, who joke about ladies getting shot.
“Stop using my shooting for clout bitch ass n–s! Since when tf is it cool to joke abt women getting shot! You n–s especially RAP N–S ARE LAME,” Megan tweeted. “Ready to boycott bout shoes and clothes but dogpile on a Black woman when she say one of y’all homeboys abused her.”
Megan’s Lawyer Explains Confidence In Case Against Tory
In the TMZ interview, Meg’s lawyer Spiro explained his confusion at folks positioning themselves in opposition to his shopper. He mentioned folks will really feel “profound regret” when the “facts and the truth come out.” In her tweeted slams, Megan spoke with the identical confidence as Spiro.
“And when the mf facts come out remember all y’all hoe ass favorite rappers that stood behind a n–a that SHOT A FEMALE,” she wrote.
Spiro defined that their confidence is rooted in strong proof. In August 2020, Megan recognized Tory as the one who shot her within the ft on July 12, 2020, after a pool get together at Kylie Jenner’s home.
By October of that very same yr, the Los Angeles District Attorney’s Office charged Lanez with one rely of assault with a semiautomatic firearm and one rely of carrying a loaded, unregistered handgun in a automobile. The criminal complaint confirmed he allegedly “inflicted great bodily injury” on Megan.
And Spiro says the proof offered within the trial beginning between November 28 and December 8 will undoubtedly again Megan’s story and the fees.
“She’s confident in that because the evidence is confident in that because these things are irrefutable and can’t be cross-examined and truth usually comes out in courtrooms and I’m confident that it will here,” Spiro advised TMZ.
Tory Maintains His Innocence; Lawyer Says He’s Lying
Tory, alternatively, has maintained innocence. He launched the album DAYSTAR on September 25, 2020. In the tune Money Over Fallouts, Tory raps, “Megan people tryna frame me for a shooting.”
“Gotta see a couple questions: how the fuck you get shot in your foot, don’t hit no bones or tendons,” Tory added, casting doubt on Megan’s accidents. Later in the identical tune, he mentioned, “I would never put you in no danger, and if I did, you would’ve said it when you seen the cops.”
Megan beforehand admitted that she initially didn’t inform the police Tory shot her out of concern the state of affairs might escalate to police brutality. As for her accidents, she advised Rolling Stone in June 2022 that she acquired surgical procedure the identical night time of the taking pictures and was hospitalized for 4 days with “both legs wrapped up.”
Tory pled not responsible to the fees on November 18, 2020. Lanez reportedly faces as much as 22 years and eight months in jail if convicted.
TMZ requested Spiro why he thinks folks imagine Tory over Megan, and the lawyer’s response was nowhere close to refined.
“[Tory is] either lying to them, or they haven’t asked him what happened because I know what he says happened because I have it in a text message and a recorded phone call that he made from prison, where he said, he admitted, he apologized,” Spiro mentioned. “So why people are defending somebody that has made those statements and admissions with all of the evidence? Without even witnesses? You don’t need witnesses for the type of evidence I’m talking ’bout.”
Lawyer Says Drake Should Explain, Lil Yachty Comes To His Defense
Continuing his bit concerning the irrefutable proof, Spiro added that there’s little question Megan is the sufferer on this state of affairs.
“…There’s no doubt she was in the hospital, there’s no doubt she’s the victim of a shooting. There’s no doubt about any of that,” Spiro mentioned. “So, since when do we do this to people that are the victims of a shooting? When is that okay? And I think Drake should explain that because I don’t understand it.”
As of Saturday, Drake continues to be mum on the state of affairs, however Lil Yachty did. The Atlanta artist mentioned he is aware of Drake received’t tackle it however that the road is a few lady mendacity about butt photographs.
Meanwhile, Pardi swerved on-line calls to tug Drake and determined as a substitute to point out his bae some love amid her making ’em mad!