Tekashi 6ix9ine is not going down without a fight. According to various news sources he's pleaded not guilt on all federal indictment charges. On top of that, he's hired Dawn Florio to help defend his case in future trials, a very high profile criminal attorney.
Florio's career has been scarred in the eyes of some because she was once busted try to sneak unauthorized lunch and hundreds of pills to a former criminal client. In 2005, she did this for a leader of the notorious drug crew, Big Bags Gang. Allegedly a correctional officer witnessed Florio pass , the criminal client, Jose Marrero, "98 blue pills, 95 yellow pills, 100 pink pills, three bars of soap, two sticks of deodorant, four sheets of rolling paper, a rap magazine titled Felon and a turkey sandwich.”
Charges were later dropped from the incident.
Florio has also represented Italian Mob wife and reality TV show star Ramona Rizzo, rapper Fat Joe, and even 2 Bronx kids charged with a Double Murder. She's been victorious is most of her cases.
Her record is good news for Tekashi 6ix9ine who is up against a case that will decide the fate of his life and career by many's views. The tip-off to pick up this lawyer may have come from Fat Joe, considering all the advice he's been reaching out to give Tekashi lately.