Nicki Minaj’s Husband Kenneth Petty Pleads Guilty to Failure to Register as Sex Offender in California

Written by Greg Lewis

Nicki Mainj’s hubsand Kenneth Petty has officially entered a plea deal for failing to register as a sex offender in the state of California “PEOPLE” reports.

According to “PEOPLE” they have confirmed that Petty did plead guilty on Thursday (September 9) during a virtual hearing. Apparently Petty could be sentenced to 10 years and a lifetime of supervised release. It was also recently reported that Petty has approximately four months to wait it out before the final say. Petty’s sentencing has been scheduled for Jan. 24, 2022.

“PEOPLE” reached out to an attorney for Kenneth Petty and a representative for Nicki Minaj but they did not immediately respond to their requests.

Petty was arrested back in March, after being indicted for failure to register as a sex offender and pleaded not guilty posting $100,000 bail. In November 2019, it was noted that he was not registered as a sex offender in the state of California where he was living.

Petty’s alleged rape victim, Jennifer Hough, filed a lawsuit against him and Nicki Minaj back in August accusing them of attempting to intimidate her into recanting her rape accusation. According to All Hip-Hop, The lawsuit also accused the pair of intentional infliction of emotional distress. Hough further alleged that the couple had offered her up to $500,000 to recant her claims. 

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