McKinley "Mac" Phipps
The gold-selling former No Limit artist is working out what life looks like after spending half of it locked up for a killing someone else confessed to.
Phipps was paroled after spending nearly half his life behind bars for a crime he claims he did not commit.
A Supreme Court decision on a Jim Crow law could entitle hundreds of prisoners in Louisiana to seek relief.
The Louisiana artist has been in prison for 21 years for a crime he claims he did not commit.
A Louisiana parole board kicked back McKinley Phipps Jr.'s clemency request because it didn't include his nonexistent prison conduct record.
Mac Phipps’ legal team claims his conviction is flawed and requests commutation of his 30-year prison sentence.
Samantha Barnes no longer believes hip-hop artist McKinley "Mac" Phipps Jr. killed the man she planned to marry, and she's joining calls for clemency.
The musician, imprisoned for a killing he says he didn't commit, is about to see a renaissance.
A videotaped police statement released to HuffPost shows the guard admitting he shot Barron Victor Jr. in self defense.
A clemency petition is garnering support from recording artists, journalists and reformists who say Phipps was wrongfully convicted of manslaughter.
Sheila Phipps' paintings help her cope with the pain of her son being locked up for a crime she says he did not commit.