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Exclusive TMZ A$AP Rocky‘s saying good riddance to Sweden FOR GOOD and never looking back … assuming everything goes according to plan. Rocky left Sweden hours after the judges in his assault case decided to let him out of jail while they noodle on their decision, which is expected on August 14. A$AP returned to …

CNN has obtained the full text of a letter written by the US Special Presidential Envoy for Hostage Affairs Robert C. O’Brien and leaked earlier on Twitter. Addressed to the Swedish Prosecution Authority on July 31 — before the rapper’s trial had concluded — the letter said the US was eager “to resolve this case …

Getty 6:55 AM PT — Prosecutors just asked the judges to impose a 6-month jail sentence for Rocky, saying he should be judged harshly because they say he threw a bottle at the alleged victim. They also want to keep him behind bars pending the verdict — which could take a week — because they …

“Very disappointed in Prime Minister Stefan Löfven for being unable to act. Sweden has let our African American Community down in the United States,” Trump tweeted Thursday afternoon. “I watched the tapes of A$AP Rocky, and he was being followed and harassed by troublemakers. Treat Americans fairly!” He later added, “Give A$AP Rocky his FREEDOM. …

LONDON — American rapper A$AP Rocky has been charged with assault in Sweden and will be go on trial next week, Swedish prosecutors and his lawyer said Thursday. Rocky’s lawyer, Slobodan Jovicic, announced in a news conference that the trial will start on Tuesday. The public prosecutor recommends that three days be set aside for …

The 30-year-old — whose real name is Rakim Mayers — has been in custody since July 3, following a confrontation in the Swedish capital on June 30. The rapper’s lawyer, Slobodan Jovicic, has maintained he was defending himself after being assaulted and that his client is innocent. Two other individuals have also been charged for …

Exclusive TMZ As A$AP Rocky rots in a Swedish jail for weeks without being charged with a crime, you gotta wonder how another rapper — a white rapper — accused of the same crime and more spent a relative nanosecond behind bars before being allowed to go on his merry way and leave the country. …

Rapper A$AP Rocky is facing another six days in a Swedish prison while police finish their investigation into a fight in downtown Stockholm, prosecutors announced on Friday. Rocky, whose real name is Rakim Mayers, was detained on “probable grounds for serious assault” on July 3. Stockholm’s District Court granted prosecutor Daniel Suneson’s request that Rocky …

Breaking News TMZ 5:34 AM PT — A judge just sided with prosecutors and ordered that A$AP stay in jail for another week while prosecutors continue their investigation.  They say they’ll make a final decision next Thursday … although given their original press release early Friday, it seems the dye is already cast — they’re …