Posted by Bossip Staff
Via MTV News:
Jay-Z, Diddy, LL Cool and Alicia Keys were named in New York Police Department intelligence documentation released Wednesday, revealing that the NYPD monitored various activists, bloggers and politicians in the months leading up to the 2004 Republican National Convention. The musicians were listed in the 600-page report as those expected to attend a rally held by Russell Simmons’ Hip-Hop Summit Action Network. The paperwork was released after a federal judge ruled in favor of a motion to declassify the documents, filed by the New York Civil Liberties Union and The New York Times. …
What is Alicia Keyes going to do, play the piano against the Republicans and start a riot? I can see why the NYPD wanted this sh*t sealed. They would find more criminal activity in a Lindsay Lohan or Britney Spears purse.