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.
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.
New York Judge Rejects R. Kelly's Request To Go Free Due To Coronavirus Risk In JailKelly, 53, has been held at the Metropolitan Correctional Center since his arrest on federal charges in Chicago and New York last July.
R. Kelly's Laywers Seek To Throw Out Racketeering Charge In New YorkKelly's defense team says the racketeering case in New York is an attempt at an "end run" around the statue of limitation on the underlying claims of illegal sexual activity.
Mayor Lori Lightfoot Defends Chicago's Sanctuary City Law, After Previously Deported Convict Charged With Sexually Assaulting ToddlerChristopher Puente, 34, was charged last week with one count of predatory criminal sexual assault, after police say he lured a 3-year-old girl into a bathroom stall and raped her while her father was tending to her brother in the next stall.
Christopher Puente Held Without Bail For Raping 3-Year-Old Girl In McDonald's RestroomChristopher Puente, 34, is charged with one count of predatory criminal sexual assault.
Sara Damyan, Former Albany Park Neighborhood School Teacher, Charged With Sexually Assaulting Boy, 13A teacher at an Albany Park neighborhood elementary school has been charged with the sexual assault of a 13-year-old student, police said Monday.
R. Kelly Faces New Federal Indictment In Chicago; Adding New Victim, But Removing AnotherThe fresh indictment adds a new sexual abuse victim not mentioned in the original case, but removes another victim from the charges.
West Town Rape Suspect Reject Plea Deal, Goes To Trial In MarchSo far, hundreds of people have donated more than $34,000 on a GoFundMe page for the victim.
Suspected Attacker Who Posed As A Delivery Man Arraigned In CourtProsecutors said he asked the woman at the door for help carrying the package. Petersen brought it in, then touched her inappropriately and pushed her against a wall.