'We Can Start To Heal': R. Kelly Conviction Gives Black Women Hope Their Voices In Me Too Movement Are Being HeardThough accusations were mounting for decades, a 2019 documentary focused new light on the allegations, giving a voice to his accusers.
R. Kelly Found Guilty Of All Counts In Sex Trafficking, Racketeering TrialDuring the six weeks of testimony, jurors heard from 50 witnesses, including 11 accusers, six of whom testified they were underage when they began having sexual encounters with R. Kelly.
Jury Deliberations To Resume Monday In R. Kelly TrialProsecutors say the 54-year-old singer ran an enterprise to recruit and exploit minors and young women for sexual gratification.
Jury Begins Deliberations In R. Kelly Trial After 6 Weeks Of TestimonyJurors heard from 50 witnesses, including 45 for the prosecution.
Prosecution Continues Closing Arguments In R. Kelly Sex Trafficking TrialInside Brooklyn Federal Court, the prosecution concluded what it started on Wednesday. In all, the closing argument took five to six hours and was extremely detailed.
R. Kelly Does Not Take Stand In New York Sex Trafficking CaseThis week, Kelly's attorneys presented witnesses who said they never saw Kelly abuse women.
R. Kelly Accuser Testifies Singer Controlled What She Could Say In CBS This Morning InterviewThe woman, going by Jane, said Kelly was there when she and another live-in girlfriend spoke to Gayle King in 2019.
R. Kelly Trial, Day 3: Cook County Clerk Testifies About Kelly's Marriage To Late Singer Aaliyah When She Was 15 Years OldKelly is accused of bribing a city official with $500 to provide a fake ID for the 15-year-old girl, so they could get married because Aaliyah was pregnant.
R. Kelly Trial, Day 2: 1st Accuser Testifies About Alleged Abuse When She Was 16 Years OldThe R&B star faces multiple charges, including sexually exploiting minors, forced labor and more.
R. Kelly Sex Trafficking, Racketeering Trial Gets Underway In Brooklyn Federal CourtThe R&B singer is accused of abusing women and girls for nearly two decades.
Timeline Of R. Kelly's Life And CareerTake a look back at the R&B singer's rise to fame and fall from grace amid charges of child pornography, sex trafficking and sex abuse.
Jury Selection Begins For R. Kelly Sex Trafficking Trial In BrooklynR. Kelly was charged two years ago with abusing women and girls for nearly two decades. The R&B singer has denied the charges.
R. Kelly Sex Trafficking Trial Set For August In Brooklyn Federal CourtProsecutors allege Kelly led an enterprise made up of his managers, bodyguards and other employees who helped him recruit women and girls for sex.
Attorneys For R. Kelly To Meet With Federal Judge In BrooklynKelly faces a Sept. 29th trial in Brooklyn on racketeering charges. But Kelly's planned trial in Chicago for alleged sexual abuse of women and girls, and other charges, has just been delayed due to concerns over the pandemic.
R. Kelly's Manager Accused Of Threatening Shooting At Manhattan TheaterActing U.S. Attorney Audrey Strauss said in a release that a number of the Grammy award-winning R&B singer's accusers were to attend the screening.