The rapper was sentenced to 10 years in prison for shooting Megan Thee Stallion.
Prosecutors say the rapper violated federal laws that prohibit a convicted felon from possessing a firearm.
Freddie Lee Trone was extradited to L.A. following his arrest in Las Vegas.
“My boy got me out,” Lil Meech says in a video posted on social media.
The singer argued his age and health problems put him at higher risk of catching COVID-19.
The hip-hop star was arrested Friday morning in connection with a robbery case.
Singer pleaded not guilty to racketeering and sexual abuse charges.
The singer faces 10 counts of aggravated sexual abuse.
Smollett’s reps say the actor “fiercely and solemnly maintains his innocence.”
The movie mogul turned himself in on Friday in New York.