US singer R. Kelly has been charged with sexual abuse. As the Chicago Tribune and the Chicago Sun-Times report consistently, is against the 52-year-old in Chicago arrest warrant in front. R. Kelly will therefore appear for the first time on 8 March in court. According to the prosecution, there are ten points, nine of which relate to the sexual abuse of minors between the ages of 13 and 16 years.
Previously, according to attorney Michael Avenatti, a new 45-minute video appeared showing the R & B singer having sex with a 14-year-old girl. He handed it to the investigators. The video should mention the age of the girl, it should have been known to R. Kelly accordingly. It is unclear whether there is a direct link between the video and the prosecution.
The musician is said to have abused his victims mentally and physically, and in part to have held them like slaves. The allegations are not new, but they were received in the US this year by the documentation Surving R. Kelly new attention. The musician denies the allegations and sees himself as a victim of a reputation murder campaign. He is not convicted, but has been repeatedly accused. According to reports, the music label RCA has finished working with him. There were demonstrations against him in New York. Artists like Lady Gaga regretted having worked with him.
As early as the mid-nineties, it became known that R. Kelly secretly married a singer, only 15 years old at the time. The
Marriage was later canceled. In 2002, authorities sued him Chicago because of
Child pornography because he is having sex on a video while having sex
Minors should have been seen. The woman to be seen there
However, did not testify against him, for lack of evidence was the