Is Kartel worried about his upcoming appeal? Smoking too much perhaps aggravated his medical condition Featured

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Embattled dancehall artiste Vybz Kartel was hospitalised at the University Hospital of the West Indies (UHWI) with a kidney infection on Monday. Sources close to the deejay believe that he has been smoking too much as his appeal draws closer.


"Ah from last Wednesday, he complained of pains and he was being treated for a kidney infection, but is like him ah smoke a lot so maybe that affect the medication so him just get worse, the deejay appeal ah come up inna November so mi nu know if him worried about it," the source  told 

Tom Tavares-Finson, the deejay's lawyer, confirmed the 

“We have a date in November for preliminary hearing,” said Tavares-Finson.

Vybz Kartel (given name Adidja Palmer) is currently serving a life sentence following his murder conviction in relation to the death of Clive “Lizard” Williams in April 2014. He will be eligible for parole after 35 years.

Kartel's co-accused, Shawn 'Shawn Storm' Campbell and Kahira Jones, are to serve 25 years before they are eligible for parole, while Andre St John will do 30 years before qualifying for eligibility.

The entertainer's attorney is currently working on his appeal.



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