R. Kelly's Chicago Federal Trial Won't Start Until September 2021R. Kelly won’t go to trial in Chicago until next September, a federal judge ruled Tuesday.
R. Kelly's New York Trial Rescheduled For April After Multiple Virus DelaysFederal prosecutors in New York have accused Kelly of using his fame to recruit young women and girls for illegal sexual activity. The racketeering case also accuses him of kidnapping, sexual exploitation of a child, and forced labor.
Gang Member Who Attacked R. Kelly In Jail Gets Life In Prison For Murders Of Two BusinessmenA federal jury found Farmer killed Calumet Auto Rebuilders owners Marion Lowry, 74, and Harvey Siegers, 67, by beating them to death with a hammer at their business in Hammond on June 25, 1999.
R. Kelly's Lawyers Say Jail Staffers Encouraged Or Allowed Singer To Be BeatenR. Kelly's lawyers are claiming the singer was beaten up in jail and nobody raised a finger to help him. It's part of a new court filing as part of their continuing effort to get Kelly released.
R. Kelly Loses Appeal In Repeated Bids To Be Granted Bail“We perceive no clear error in the district court’s determination that the government has demonstrated by clear and convincing evidence that Kelly presents risk of a danger to the community and by a preponderance of the evidence that Kelly presents a flight risk," the ruling states.
Inmate Writes, 'The Government Made Me Attack R. Kelly'In a legal filing this week, an inmate at the Metropolitan Correctional Center claims he sneaked into R. Kelly’s jail cell with every intention of attacking the singer.
R. Kelly Moved To Solitary Confinement After Being Attacked By Fellow Inmate, Attorneys SayDefense attorneys Tom Farinella and Doug Anton told CNN that Kelly is now in the special housing unit at the Metropolitan Correctional Center in downtown Chicago.
Prosecutors Charge Three With Threatening Women In R. Kelly Sex Abuse 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.
Feds Ask For Anonymous Jury In R. Kelly's Upcoming Trial In New York, Citing 'History Of Obstructive Conduct'The feds also argued jurors will hear evidence Kelly is "capable of inflicting violence," which might affect their impartiality if they are aware their names will be public.
R. Kelly Appeals Judge's Repeated Rulings Denying Him Release On BondIndicted singer R. Kelly is seeking to be released to home confinement and electronic monitoring at his condo in the South Loop.
R. Kelly Strikes Out In Latest Bid For Release From Federal LockupThe third time was not the charm for singer R. Kelly, who again was denied a request to be released from jail due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
'Likely Diabetic' R. Kelly Makes Third Bid For Release From Federal Jail During COVID-19 Crisis"It is a fact that people who are diabetic are at a much higher risk for serious complications should they be infected with Covid 19," Kelly's attorney wrote in a filing in federal court.
For Second Time, Judge Denies R. Kelly's Request To Go Free On Bail Because Of COVID-19 Risk At Metropolitan Correctional CenterA judge on Tuesday for a second time denied a request for R. Kelly to go free on bail because of the coronavirus pandemic.
R. Kelly Makes New Request To Be Released From Federal Lockup As Jail Inmates Test Positive For COVID-19"That Mr. Kelly will be infected with this deadly disease, is now unfortunately an absolute probability," Kelly's lawyers argued.
High-Profile Chicago Attorney Ed Genson DiesChicago attorney Ed Genson has died after a long battle with cancer.