The 30 Biggest Criminal Trials in Rap History

21. The People of the State of New York v. Albert Banks (2006)

Crime: Illegal Weapon Possesion
Verdict: Pleaded Guilty
Sentence: Served three years at Mid-State Correctional Facility in New York.

In October 2006, after Prodigy made an illegal U-turn, he was pulled over by the police. The cops proceeded to search his vehicle and found a small pistol in the car. Prodigy, who had already been convicted of previous gun charges, went to trial but eventually struck a deal, and plead guilty to gun possession. He was sentenced to three and a half years on October 8, 2007.

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