R. Kelly Sex Abuse Trial Begins In Brooklyn After Dodging Hennepin County ChargesR&B star R. Kelly is a predator who lured girls, boys and young women with his fame and dominated them physically, sexually and psychologically, a prosecutor said Wednesday, while a defense lawyer warned jurors they’ll have to sift through lies from accusers with agendas to find the truth.
Appeals Court: Singer R. Kelly Should Stay JailedR. Kelly can remain behind bars awaiting multiple trials on child pornography and other charges in three states, an appeals court in New York said Tuesday as a lawyer for the R&B singer cited another inmate's attack on Kelly last month as one reason he should receive bail.
R. Kelly Attacked In Chicago Jail, Says AttorneyThe lawyer for R. Kelly said Thursday the R&B singer, who is awaiting trial on child pornography and other charges, was assaulted by a fellow detainee at the Metropolitan Correctional Center in Chicago.
Prosecutors Charge 3 Men With Threatening Women In R. Kelly CaseFederal prosecutors announced charges Wednesday against three men accused of threatening and intimidating women who have accused R&B singer R. Kelly of abuse, including one man suspected of setting fire to a vehicle in Florida.
Judge Orders R. Kelly To Stay Behind Bars During OutbreakA federal judge in New York on Tuesday denied R&B singer R. Kelly's request for release from jail in Chicago because he was concerned he could contract the coronavirus while behind bars.
R Kelly Asks For Jail Release Due To COVID-19 ScareR&B singer R. Kelly cited the novel coronavirus in asking a federal judge Thursday to free him from a federal jail in Chicago as he awaits trial on child pornography and other charges.
R. Kelly Pleads Not Guilty To Reworked Federal Abuse ChargesR&B singer R. Kelly on Thursday pleaded not guilty to an updated federal indictment that includes sex abuse allegations involving a new accuser.
Illinois Prosecutors Make Plan For Their 1st R. Kelly TrialIllinois prosecutors said Wednesday that the first of four Chicago sexual abuse cases against R. Kelly that they’ll take to trial involves a hairdresser who says the R&B singer forced himself on her during a 2003 appointment.
R. Kelly, His Lawyers Fail To Appear In Hennepin County CourtEmbattled singer R. Kelly is slated to make a court appearance Thursday in Minnesota.
Prosecutors: R. Kelly Moved Out Of Solitary ConfinementJail personnel moved R. Kelly on Tuesday into the general inmate population despite earlier concerns.
Lawyer Asks For R. Kelly To Be Released From Solitary ConfinementA lawyer says singer R. Kelly is enduring "cruel and unusual punishment" by being held in solitary confinement in a Chicago jail on sexual misconduct charges.
'I Don't Think Any Judge Will Feel Any Mercy': Federal Charges Ramp Up Pressure On R. Kelly To Make DealFederal charges will increase pressure on R. Kelly to seek a plea deal, which is what the overwhelming majority of defendants in federal cases do.
R. Kelly Charged With 2 Sex Crimes In Hennepin County, Attorney SpeaksHennepin County Attorney Mike Freeman announced R. Kelly is charged with sex crimes stemming from a July 2001 incident with a minor.
'I Hope Their Voices Are Heard': R. Kelly Allegations Prompt Conversations Around AbuseAccusations like those against R. Kelly are giving a new voice to underage victims.
R. Kelly Addresses Sexual Abuse Claims In 19-Minute SongThe song, "I Admit," was posted to Soundcloud on Monday.