Gun Rights

Rapper Ja Rule Released From Prison

Served sentence for "attempted illegal gun possession" and tax evasion


Ja Rule is finally a free man … TMZ has learned, the rapper was released from prison today after serving out his sentences for attempted illegal gun possession and tax evasion.

Mr. Rule—real name Jeffrey Atkins—was released from Ray Brook Federal Prison in New York this morning. A source close to the rapper tells TMZ, his wife picked him up around 10AM and drove him straight home, where he'll remain on home confinement until July 28th.