Brother in rape trial

Weekend Gold Coast Bulletin - - NEWS -

THE brother of rap­per Nicki Mi­naj was con­victed yes­ter­day of preda­tory sex­ual as­sault af­ter be­ing charged with re­peat­edly rap­ing an 11-year-old girl at his Long Is­land home.

Ju­rors de­liv­ered their ver­dict on the sec­ond day of de­lib­er­a­tions in Je­lani Maraj’s trial.

The charges carry the po­ten­tial for 25 years to life in prison when he is sen­tenced on De­cem­ber 14. Maraj, 38, did not ap­pear to re­act when the ver­dict was read in a Nas­sau County court­room.

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