July 25, 2016  

Nas Enters Not Guilty Plea Over Child and Spousal Support

February 20, 2010 (7:02 am) GMT
Being alleged by his estranged wife Kelis for failing to pay child and spousal support, rapper Nas has pleaded not guilty.

Rapper has pleaded not guilty to contempt of court amid allegations he failed to pay child and spousal support to his estranged wife . The "Milkshake" singer filed for divorce from Nas in 2009, just months before giving birth to their son Knight in July.

The former couple has since been embroiled in a bitter divorce battle, prompting Kelis to file a contempt motion against the rapper, alleging the 36-year-old rapper is failed to support his family financially. At a court hearing on Friday, February 19, Kelis' lawyer accused Nas of owing more than $200,000 in child and spousal support and attorney's fees.

Nas' attorney entered a not guilty plea on the rapper's behalf. A contempt hearing is scheduled for March, reports TMZ.com.

More Nas News

TODAY'S HEADLINES

  1. Artist of the Week: Stacy Ferguson
  2. Miranda Kerr Flaunts Huge Ring and Long Legs During First Outing Since Evan Spiegel's Proposal
  3. Comic-Con: 'Legion' Unveils First Footage. Take a Look at the X-Men TV Series
  4. One Direction Celebrates Six-Year Anniversary, Thanks Fans for Their Support
  5. Ariana Grande Debuts New Hairdo Amid Reports She Was Barred From Performing at White House
  6. 'High School Musical' Alum Corbin Bleu Gets Married to Sasha Clements. Get the Details
  7. 'Star Trek Beyond' Easily Wins at Box Office
  8. Lindsay Lohan Fights With Fiance Egor Tarabasov After Accusing Him of Cheating on Social Media