C-Murder Launches Hunger Strike In Protest Of Angola Prison's "Inhumane" Conditions

Former No Limit rapper C-Murder,who is servinga life sentenceat the Louisiana State Penitentiary in Angola, Louisiana, launched a hunger strike on Tuesday (January 30). He’sspecifically targeting Angola Prison, Assistant Warden Barrett Boeker, Warden Darrel Vannoy, The Department Corrections and the secretary the DOCJames LeBlancbecause the prison’s “inhumane” conditions.

In a statement obtained exclusively by AllHipHop, C-Murder, who is the brother bothMaster P and Silkk the Shocker, specifically referencedBoekerwho was arrested for second-degree rape in December 2016, and has received numerous complaints from prisoners due to harassment and physical harm.

“I am now on a hunger strike to fight these injustices against my peers and against myself,” he said. “Only in Angola can a warden be arrested for rape and continue to serve as an ficer in this Louisiana penal system. This warden has an abundant amount harassment, racism, and physical harm complaints against him from other inmates. We need an internal affairs investigation now.”

According to The Advocate, a grand jury refused to file ficial charges againstBoeker despite the arrest.

In his statement, C-Murder added, “Angola is a disaster.” He alsotouched on the dangers speaking out on the inhumane conditions at the prison.

“At a moment’s notice, we can die for voicing our opinion, but a voice must be heard,” he said.

C-Murder is serving thelife sentencefor the 2002 murder 16-year-old Steve Thompson.