Azealia Banks is facing some law problems!
A warrant has allegedly been released for the 25 year old rapper’s arrest,
because she failed to appear in court this Monday, March 6.
Banks was being charged regarding a 2015 incident, in which she bit a woman’s
breast at Up & Down nightclub in New York City. The woman was a security
guard in the club and it was reported that Banks even initiated a fist fight.
After the missed court hearing, Azealia’s attorney has released a statement
declaring that the singer missed the court hearing because of a
The 25 year old rapper’s lawyer told Pitch Fork that she had confused the court
dates. Apparently Banks thought that her court appearance was on March 8 th
instead of March 6 th . According to her lawyer she’s currently in France for Paris
Fashion Week and couldn’t get a flight to arrive in time for the court hearing.
“She apologizes and will apologize in person to the Court for missing her
scheduled hearing. In addition, she attempted to appear via a New York
Attorney and through a close family member”, her attorney told.
Azealia currently faces the charges of misdemeanor assault, attempted assault,
disorderly conduct and harassment. This being said the situation looks pretty
bad so we wish her luck.