TITLE

Knight's Bad Day

AUTHOR(S)
Samuels, Allison
PUB. DATE
July 2003
SOURCE
Newsweek;7/14/2003, Vol. 142 Issue 2, p67
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports how rapper Suge Knight was arrested for allegedly hitting a valet-parking attendant at a nightclub in Los Angeles, California. How Knight spent five years in jail after police viewed a tape of him beating a man in a hotel in 1996; Consideration of Knight's leadership for his record label, Death Row.
ACCESSION #
10188615

 

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