Why Sweden is continuing to hold ASAP Rocky

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On Friday the Stockholm District Court decided to keep the US rapper ASAP Rocky in detention at the jail Kronobergshäktet in the Swedish capital.

So far, ASAP Rocky, whose real name is Rakim Meyers, has been detained for two weeks. He was picked up by police following a street incident.

Radio Sweden speaks to a legal expert who explains why the legal system is treating the American artist in this way.