R. Kelly Charges: Singer Faces Two Federal Indictments: Child Porn, Enticement, And Obstruction Charges In Chicago; Sex Trafficking Case In New YorkR. Kelly was arrested in Chicago Thursday night on 13 new federal charges including child pornography and obstruction of justice.
Illinois Court Upholds Dismissal Of Suit Against HastertThe unnamed accuser says Hastert abused him when he stopped to use a bathroom at a Yorkville building outside Chicago. He says Hastert warned him not to go to police.
Chicago Priest, Father Patrick Lee, Celebrates Mass, Week After Being Cleared Of Sexual Abuse While At Midlothian Parish In 1970sA priest at Our Lady of Mount Carmel parish in Chicago celebrated Mass for the first time Sunday since being cleared of sexual abuse allegations and asked to step aside from his duties in January.
Chicago Priest, Father Patrick Lee, Reinstated After He Was Accused Of Sexual Abuse While At Midlothian ParishA priest at Our Lady of Mount Carmel parish in Chicago was reinstated Saturday after he was accused of sexual abuse and asked to step aside from his duties in January.
Male Suspect Wanted For Sexual Abusing Girl At Western Pink Line PlatformChicago police are searching for a male suspect who sexually abused a girl at the Western Pink Line platform Monday morning.
Aurora Teacher Charged With Sexually Abusing Two 8-Year-OldsAn Aurora teacher is accused of sexually abusing two children he knew.
R. Kelly's Divorce Case Unsealed Going Forward; Default Judgment In Sex Abuse Lawsuit VacatedA Cook County judge has agreed to unseal R. Kelly's divorce case from now on, including child support issues, on the same day another judge vacated a default judgment against the singer in a separate sexual abuse lawsuit.
Chicago Man Sentenced To 15 Years For Sexually Abusing Two ChildrenEsequiel Gonzalez Banuelos, 24, of the Marquette Park neighborhood, pleaded guilty to one felony count of predatory criminal sexual assault and one felony count of aggravated criminal sexual abuse.
Chicago Fire Juniors City Coach Arrested For Sexual Abuse, Solicitation Of Teenage GirlsA Chicago Fire Juniors City soccer coach was arrested and charged with aggravated criminal sexual abuse and indecent solicitation, according to police.
Convicted Felon On Parole Charged With Armed Robbery, Sexual Abuse, Attempted Carjacking For 3 Incidents On Near West SideAn East Garfield Park man, a convicted felon out on parole, was arrested Friday afternoon and charged with armed robbery, sexual abuse and vehicular hijacking for three separate Near West Side incidents, police said.
Honduran Fugitive Successfully Extradited To Illinois For Sexual Assault Of Young GirlsCook County State's Attorney Kim Foxx announced Thursday that a Honduran national, who was sentenced to mandatory life in prison for sexually assaulting two young girls, was successfully extradited to Illinois.
R. Kelly's Lawyer Claims Michael Avenatti 'Colluded' With Prosecutors To Indict Embattled Singer; ‘When You Get In Bed With Fleas, This Is What Happens’Accusing prosecutors of indicting R. Kelly for sexual abuse only under pressure from celebrity attorney Michael Avenatti, the singer's defense team is seeking a court order to preserve all emails and other communications between Avenatti and Cook County State's Attorney Kim Foxx.
R. Kelly's Lawyers To Return To Court Monday To File MotionEmbattled singer R. Kelly and his attorneys will be back in court Monday, after asking for a hearing to file a motion on an unknown topic.
R. Kelly Accuser Lanita Carter Comes Forward About Sexual Abuse Case; 'If I Die Tomorrow, I Know That I Told The Truth'Lanita Carter, one of the four alleged victims in R. Kelly’s criminal sexual abuse case in Cook County has come forward, saying she was emboldened to speak out when Kelly went on television to call his accusers liars.