Nicki Minaj’s Husband Kenneth Petty Sentenced to Probation, Dwelling Detention
Kenneth Petty, the husband of Nicki Minaj, has been sentenced to a few years of probation and one yr of dwelling detention on Wednesday (July 6) for failing to register as a intercourse offender, in keeping with the U.S. Lawyer’s Workplace and CBS Los Angeles. He was additionally ordered to pay a $55,000 nice by a Los Angeles decide. In September, Petty pleaded responsible to failing to register as a intercourse offender in California as a part of a plea settlement.
In response to the unique federal indictment, Petty moved to California in July 2019. He was required to register as a intercourse offender inside 5 working days of transferring to the state, however in keeping with the indictment, he didn’t. Tips from New York State’s Intercourse Offender Registry point out that an offender should notify the Division of Prison Justice Providers inside 10 days of any change of handle.
Petty was convicted of first-degree tried rape in New York in 1995 when he was 16 years previous; he served time in jail for the offense. Petty and Nicki Minaj had been sued final yr by the girl who stated Petty tried to assault her in 1995. Minaj was subsequently dropped from the lawsuit.
Petty and Minaj moved to California in 2019 after getting married. The couple have a 2-year-old son collectively.