NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Jury deliberations are expected to continue Monday in the R. Kelly trial at Brooklyn Federal Court.
Jurors started considering the racketeering and sex trafficking charges Friday afternoon.READ MORE: The Aztecs 'Slowly Crush You': CBS Sports' Randy Cross Previews Fresno State-#21 San Diego State, Other Matchups
They will review testimony from 50 witnesses — 45 for the prosecution, and five for the defense.READ MORE: New York State Trooper Christopher Baldner Charged With Murder In Christmas 2020 Crash In Ulster County That Killed 11-Year-Old
Prosecutors say the 54-year-old singer ran an enterprise to recruit and exploit minors and young women for sexual gratification.MORE NEWS: FDNY Planning Big Anti-COVID Vaccine Mandate Demonstration For Thursday Morning Outside Gracie Mansion
Kelly has denied the accusation and pleaded not guilty to all charges.