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LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA - DECEMBER 12: Nicki Minaj accepts the Gamechanger Award onstage during Billboard Women In Music 2019, presented by YouTube Music, on December 12, 2019 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Rich Fury/Getty Images for Billboard)

Nicki Minaj’s brother, Jelani Maraj, has just been sentenced to 25 years to life in prison after a guilty verdict on his trial. Maraj was on trial for child rape.

Gossip site TMZ reported that Maraj was found guilty of predatory sexual assault against a child and endangering the welfare of a child in a trial that lasted less than three weeks. they report that at the time of the verdict, the Nassau County D.A. said, “We hope that today’s verdict will help the family in the healing process.”

The outlet also adds that the last time that Nicki Minaj visited her brother was in 2017. “We were told she only went to support her mother.” Nicki has never testified on her brother’s behalf.