Cardi B Ain't Copping Pleas, Rejects Deal in Connection with August Strip Club Brawl

Cardi B performs onstage during #REVOLVEfestival Day 2 on April 14, 2019 in La Quinta, California.
Cardi B performs onstage during #REVOLVEfestival Day 2 on April 14, 2019 in La Quinta, California.
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“They do anything for clout,” raps Cardi B and her hubby boo Offset in their newest video, but what Cardi won’t do is accept a plea deal.


According to CBS New York, Cardi B appeared in court Friday and decided to reject a plea deal in connection to her misdemeanor assault and reckless endangerment charge.

As CBS noted, she had signed two protection orders, which prevented her from contacting the people she allegedly injured.

Cardi and her entourage allegedly threw bottles and chairs at a strip club in late August.

Per NBC New York:

Wearing a creme sleeveless pantsuit, Cardi B was once again armed with an entourage of NYPD officers and bodyguards — one of whom held an umbrella over her head to shield her from sprinkles — as she headed into court Friday. She said nothing to reporters yelling “Hey, Cardi!” and “Good morning!” as she walked inside. The rapper also said nothing after her appearance.


In other news, you can also enjoy Cardi shaking her ass and talking good shit on Offset’s new music video for his aforementioned song, “Clout.”

Clout ft. Cardi B / Migos ATL (YouTube)

Cardi’s plea deal rejection will essentially prolong the case. She is due back in court at the end of May.

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Huh? This makes no sense. A plea deal is a deal between two parties. If she didn’t agree to it, why did it even go in front of a judge? Did her lawyer come up with it and hoped she’d accept it?

I also never understood the anger one shows regarding a cheating spouse/SO towards the other woman/man, VS, you know, the one who’s cheating on you directly.