Nicki Minaj’s Older Brother Jelani Maraj, Will Be Back In Court This Month! Midorie Claire February 7, 2017 Nicki’s brother will stand trial on rapes accusations. Jelani Maraj is accused of raping a young girl. According to Bossip, Jelani Maraj rejected a plea deal of 15 years to life and maintains his innocence. ”He’s choosing to go to trial because he’s not guilty of these allegations and has faith our system of justice.’‘ told David Schwartz, Maraj’s lawyer. Also, Jelani tries all he can do. Despite, the fact that, the state have evidence. His semen was found on his victim’s clothes. ”The trial means that his alleged 12-year-old victim may have to face Jelani Maraj in court and testify about what happened.” reported Bossip.com. ”Prosecutors allege that Maraj repeatedly raped and sodomized his tween victim over a period of eight months in 2015, with the last rape occuring the day before his arrest in December 2015.” However, Jelani Maraj claims that the child, who is his step-daughter had sex with another adult male. She also attempted sexual contact with a 17-year-old boy. Nonetheless, Maraj is indicted since last year on felony predatory sexual assault against child. Also, felony sexual conduct against a child under age 13 and sexual conduct against a child and endangering the welfare of a child. Jelani has employed great lawyers to help him. He fired his white shoe law firm, Brafman and Associates, in November. He has hired a private detective and got Schwartz, his new lawyer specialized in sex crimes case. It seems like, Nicki Minaj will assume the expenses of his defense. It’s certain that he’ll face life in prison.What do you think about this story? Share this TEA:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Tumblr (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window) You must log in to post a comment.