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    Wed, 29 Dec 2010 11:15:28

    DMX Moved to Mental Health Unit at Arizona Prison - Shit went from bad to worse for the rapper

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    • DMX - NEW YORK, NY - JUNE 13: (Front L-R) Peter Rosenberg of Hot 97, rapper DMX and rapper Jadakiss speak during the 2012 Rock the Bells Festival press conference and Fan Appreciation Party on at Santos Party House on June 13, 2012 in New York City.
    • DMX - NEW YORK - SEPTEMBER 23:  Rapper DMX attends the 2009 VH1 Hip Hop Honors at the Brooklyn Academy of Music on September 23, 2009 in the Brooklyn borough of New York City.

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    Rapper DMX has been moved to a mental health unit at the Arizona State Prison Complex facility Alhambra, where he is serving his latest prison term. (Note: This is DMX's 13th stint in jail!) X was sentenced to a year in the slammer on December 16 after pleading guilty to violating the terms of his probation. At the sentencing, the judge even said that she thought DMX is afflicted with an undiagnosed mental condition, referencing possible bipolar disorder.

    DMX was officially admitted to the Flamenco Mental Health Unit on December 20. He is not allowed to receive any visitors for up to 30 days.

    ARTISTdirect wishes DMX a full and speedy recovery. We're pulling for ya, big guy.

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    —Amy Sciarretto

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