Grammy-winning singer R. Kelly was discovered responsible in Chicago right this moment on six of 13 counts associated to little one pornography and luring underage ladies to have intercourse with him, according to Reuters. Each little one pornography conviction carries a compulsory minimal sentence of 10 years in Chicago.

Previously, Kelly (*6*) to 30 years in jail at a Brooklyn federal courtroom on 9 counts of intercourse trafficking and racketeering.

Today Kelly was discovered responsible of three little one pornography counts and three counts of attractive minors for intercourse. He was acquitted of seven different costs, together with obstruction of justice and conspiracy to obtain little one pornography. He had pled not responsible.

Of the felony counts of sexual assault, 4 of them are aggravated felony sexual assault that carry a most sentence of as much as 30 years in jail.

The costs have been initially filed May 30, 2019 after Kelly beforehand pleaded not responsible to 10 counts of aggravated sexual abuse towards 4 alleged victims — three of whom prosecutors say have been underage on the time. The new costs are associated to one of many authentic underage victims and allegedly occurred in 2010.


The Associated Press mentioned prosecutors wrote in courtroom paperwork that as a result of the sufferer was underage on the time, the statute of limitations for bringing costs prolonged to twenty years from her 18th birthday.

Kelly additionally faces extra costs in Illinois and Minnesota, in line with Reuters.

The newest information is a part of the fallout from Lifetime’s 2019 documentary collection Surviving R. Kelly, which featured alleged victims coming ahead to element the singer’s abusive previous. After that, Stormy Daniels’ ex-lawyer Michael Avenatti got here ahead with a video allegedly displaying Kelly concerned in intercourse acts with a 14-year-old lady.

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