Big Meech Pushing for Early Release From Federal Prison Amidst COVID-19 Pandemic

His brother, Terry Flenory, will reportedly be released on Tuesday.

The COVID-19 pandemic has taken the world by storm. In the wake of its devastation, activists are pleading with politicians to assist America’s most vulnerable population–those currently incarcerated.

Detroit News is reporting two high-profile inmates could go home early amidst the pandemic. Terry Flenory, brother of Demetrius “Big Meech” Flenory, will reportedly be released from a Kentucky federal prison on Tuesday. According to the News, Big Meech could join him soon.

United States attorney Dawn Ison doesn’t believe he should. “During his time in prison,” he said in a court filing on Friday, “Flenory continues to promote himself, and through others, his legacy as a highly successful professional drug dealer. Nothing in that promotion suggests that Flenory has changed.”

The Flenory brothers received 30-year sentences in federal prison for their involvement in the infamous Black Mafia Family drug ring. Terry allegedly oversaw operations in Los Angeles, while Meech notoriously controlled the Atlanta drug trade. According to court documents, the Family operated between the years 1990 and 2005.

50 Cent is producing an upcoming cable series about BMF for Starz. Randy Huggins of Power joins 50 as executive producer. Huggins will also write the series. “I told you ‘Black Mafia Family’ was coming,” 50 said in a statement. “It’s going to be the biggest show on television. Meech and Terry are legends and I am excited to bring their story to Starz.”


Tekashi 6ix9ine Released Early From Prison as COVID-19 Cases Rise Nationwide

South Carolina Sheriff Candidate Reveals He Wore Blackface to Look Like Big Meech a Decade Ago

Torry Threadcraft

Torry Threadcraft is a writer who covers music, sports, and culture. You can find his daily ramblings and culinary takes at @dreadcraft.

Published by
Torry Threadcraft

Recent Posts

6 New Hip-Hop Albums You Should Be Listening To (Week of November 25)

This week's New Music Friday round-up includes albums from Meek Mill, Sadat and Dough Networks,… Read More

November 25, 2022

Ranking All Of Marvel’s Phase 4 Movies & TV Shows From Worst To Best

Phase 4 has been about either old heroes recovering or emerging ones stepping up. Here… Read More

November 25, 2022

Arrest Warrant Issued For “Friend” of Shanquella Robinson

Mexican prosecutors are seeking to arrest a friend of Shanquella Robinson who visited Cabo Saint… Read More

November 25, 2022

Fetty Wap Catches A Thanksgiving Hit With “Sweet Yamz”

A remake of "Yamz" by Masego and Devin Morrison, the new Fetty Wap track "Sweet… Read More

November 25, 2022

Kanye West Says He Asked Donald Trump to Be His Running Mate in New Presidential Campaign Ad

Kanye West has continued to tease his 2024 presidential bid, claiming that he asked Donald… Read More

November 25, 2022

Kendrick Lamar Talks About the Making of “We Cry Together”

In a conversation moderated by actress Tessa Thompson, Kendrick Lamar and Dave Free discussed the… Read More

November 25, 2022