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On Wednesday, federal prosecutors in Brooklyn announced the arrest of people who were attempting to bribe R.Kelly’s accusers.
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R. Kelly prosecutors requested an extension as they could not adequately review hundreds of seized devices before deadline, trial now set for October 13.
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Azriel Clary is reclaiming her life and helping others after leaving R. Kelly.
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Azriel Clary has officially separated from R. Kelly and is seeking counseling in order to heal from the trauma she’s endured.
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“She came to me and attacked me and I had to defend myself,” the 22-year-old told police, alleging that Savage hit her with her hands and her phone and tried to kick her, as well.
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A day later, Kelly, then 27, married Aaliyah in a secret ceremony he arranged at a hotel in Chicago. The marriage was annulled months later because of her age. Aaliyah died in a plane crash in 2001 at age 22.
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“I think you get to see a different side of it than somebody who sees it from the outside and gets to see the glitz and glam. I got to see the hell part of it,” said 21-year-old Abi, born Joann Kelly, in a recent interview with The Associated Press. “I didn’t want to be in the industry.”
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Clary and Savage reportedly plan to continue to support their man and build an empire in the meantime.
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“You are almost better off asking what’s not different for him, the situation is like night and day,” said Renato Mariotti, a former federal prosecutor in Chicago. “R. Kelly is now facing an array of challenges that he wasn’t facing years ago and the resources the federal government can bring to bear far exceed anything he faced in state court.”
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A judge is expected to rule on whether Kelly can be released on bond in the Chicago indictment before facing the New York charges. Prosecutors want Kelly to remain in federal custody, where he’s been since his arrest Thursday, because they say he’s dangerous and a flight risk.
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He was arrested after the indictment was handed down earlier Thursday in federal court for the Northern District of Illinois. He is scheduled to be arraigned in Chicago federal court on Tuesday afternoon.
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The plaintiff is one of four accusers in a separate criminal case . The suit was filed just before Kelly was charged in February with criminal sexual abuse. He denies ever abusing anyone.
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Prosecutors Turn Over Alleged Child Porn Video To Kelly’s Defense Team
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“They are the same conduct, just charged differently,” Greenberg said. “Same alleged victim, same timeframe, same facts.”
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“He’s not a deadbeat dad,” Kelly’s attorney Lisa Damico told reporters after Wednesday’s hearing, the Chicago Sun-Times reported. “All he wants to do is do right by his kids.”
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The singer’s lead attorney, Steve Greenberg, said in comments to reporters and a court filing that Cook County State’s Attorney Kim Foxx relied way too much on Avenatti in deciding in late February to bring charges against Kelly, saying Avenatti’s involvement irreparably tainted the case.
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“Mr. Kelly wants everyone to know what is going on in an open and transparent process,” Greenberg said. “People can form their own opinions about what they see, and they don’t have to rely on rumor and innuendo.”
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Warrant Out For Gervonta Davis. Attorney/Savage Family Respond to R. Kelly’s Interview with CBS News.
Cohen Returns Capitol Hill Today.
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R. Kelly update. Prosecutor Talks About Kraft Charges. Trump Campaign Staffer Says Trump Tried To Kiss Her.
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“He has to rely on others acting on his behalf,” Greenberg said. “And it’s just not that easy — because Kelly’s in jail.”
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R. Kelly is moving out of his Chicago recording studio because a judge has stymied his creativity by barring him from working there overnight due to building-code violations, his lawyer said Wednesday.
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Avenatti said the video is not the same evidence used in Kelly’s 2008 trial, when he was acquitted on child pornography charges. CNN, which said it had viewed the footage, reported that the nearly 45-minute VHS tape shows a man who appears to be Kelly performing sex acts with a girl who refers to her body parts as 14 years old.
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Trump to speak from White House
Ex-Cop sentenced in Laquan McDonald murder
Chappelle on R. Kelly
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The five-time Grammy Award winner removed the 1998 hit “I’m Your Angel” following all the backlash since the controversial docuseries “Surviving R. Kelly” aired.
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Thousands of Gov’t workers miss their paycheck today…
R. Kelly’s daughter speaks out…
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DMV Lawmakers, Federal Workers Demand End To Shutdown. Reid Drug Tested “Normal” Amount Of Times. Georgia Man Tells Police R. Kelly’s Manager Threatened Him. Fired Meteorologist Says It Was A Slip Of The Tongue.
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What is the immediate fallout and long-term impact of the “Surviving R. Kelly” docuseries?
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“Shame on all those involved in this project who thought it kosher to drag Aaliyah’s name into a situation that has nothing to do with her today. Once again this will not be tolerated.”
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Andrea Kelly recently shared explicit details of the violence she went through during her marriage to R Kelly on ABC’s talk show, The View.
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Jeremiah Shane Farmer filed legal documentation stating that he is the inmate that attacked R.Kelly in his prison cell.
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Her husband, George T. Conway the Third, is also stepping away from his role at the Lincoln Project, an outside group of GOP party members who aim to defeat the President in November.
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Thursday’s arraignment could be an opportunity for prosecutors to offer additional details about the new accuser and her allegations against the Grammy Award-winning artist.
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The women were separated and when officers arrived, the 22-year-old woman told them that she and Savage had an argument that became physical when the older woman allegedly hit her in the face.
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House Panel Authorizes Subpoena For Kellyanne Conway
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Watchdog Agency Says White House Adviser Should Be Removed
Kelly’s Lawyer Back Off Request To Travel To Dubai. Speculation About Mueller’s Final Report Grows. Arrest Made In Threats Against Charlottesville High School.
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The 52-year old singer was jailed Wednesday after he said he couldn’t afford to pay $161,000 in back child support. He said he had “zero” relationship with his three children but knew they love him. Kelly
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R. Kelly Indicted
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There’s been no rescinding honors like has happened to Bill Cosby and Harvey Weinstein, or mass movements to stop playing Jackson’s music, as R&B singer R. Kelly has faced.
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King, 64, will remain co-host of “CBS This Morning,” where she recently was featured in a high-profile interview with singer R. Kelly . She’ll be joined by longtime CBS journalist Anthony Mason and correspondent Tony Dokoupil.
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No Plans For Smollett To Meet With Chicago PD. Allred Believes Her Client Is On New R. Kelly Tape. Jazz Great Ethel Ennis Dies.
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Furloughed Federal Workers Rally Outside White House. Cohen To Testify In House Hearing Next Month. Lady Gaga Stands Behind Sexual Assault Victims In Wake Of R. Kelly Accusations. MD Senate President Diagnosed With Prostate Cancer.
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Trump Stalks Out Of Shutdown Talks With Dems. Illinois officials review R. Kelly-related calls. Sex Trafficked Inmate In Tennessee To Be Released. Eight Homicides In Eight Days In DC. Political Activist Ed Buck Facing Questions About Death Of 2nd Black Man In His Apartment.
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Protecting black girls from sexual predators. Black girls lives matter, too.
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The top 10 albums of the year by Associated Press Music Editor Mesfin Fekadu
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“The beauty of sports is that it always provided a platform to talk about all of these other things,” Hill said. “We’ve always made the mistake of making it seem like the rest of the universe is happening in one place and sports is happening over here, when often sports, politics, social media and entertainment have been entwined. It’s really not all that big of a leap.”
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Commentary and analysis of the top stories of the week.
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