Justice for Jam Master Jay, at long last: Murder trial of Run-DMC member finally set to start after nearly 22 years


Jam Master Jay with fellow members of Run-DMC in 2001

FILE – Rap trio Run-DMC poses in New York, April 5, 2001. From left: Jam Master Jay (Jason Mizell), DMC (Darryl McDaniels) and DJ Run (Joseph Simmons). Opening statements are set for Monday in the federal murder trial of Karl Jordan Jr. and Ronald Washington, who were arrested in 2020 for the murder of Jam Master Jay. (AP Photo/Jim Cooper, File)