**FILE** Rapper Corey Miller, who once went by the stage name of C-Murder, arrives at the premier of Spike Lee's new documentary on Katrina "When The Levees Broke: A Requiem in Four Parts" in New Orleans in this Aug. 16, 2006 file photo. After a month of being free to move around Jefferson and Orleans parishes during approved hours, he has been put under full house arrest. After this appearance at the premiere, Miller was ordered back into house arrest-- to await a second trial on a murder charge -- by a Louisiana judge, Tuersday, Aug. 29, 2006.(AP Photo/Alex Brandon)
December 30, 2011 11:16:05 AM PST
NEW ORLEANS (AP) - December 30, 2011 --
A Louisiana appeals court has upheld the murder conviction and life sentence for rapper C-Murder.