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R.Kelly has pleaded not guilty once again. The disgraced singer’s arraignment on various new sexual abuse charges took place via telephone conference on Thursday, April 30, 2020, due to the pandemic, with the “Ignition” hitmaker calling into the hearing from the Chicago jail where he is currently being detained. Magistrate Judge Cheryl L. Pollak asked…

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Jussie Smollett has vowed to “fight or die” to prove he’s “innocent” after he pleaded not guilty to new charges in relation to allegations he staged a racist and homophobic attack on himself last year. The “Empire” star was originally accused of orchestrating the attack back in January 2019, and while original charges against him…

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Jussie Smollett was back in court on Monday, Feb. 24, 2020, where he pleaded not guilty to new charges in relation to allegations that he staged a racist and homophobic attack on himself last year. The “Empire” star was originally accused of orchestrating the attack back in January 2019, and whilst original charges against him —…

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R. Kelly has paid another $32,000 of his child support debts. The 52-year-old singer spent a short spell in Cook County Jail in March for failing to pay more than $161,000 in child support to his ex-wife Andrea Lee. After having given her a check for $62,000 last month, he’s now paid another $32,000, according…

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New details have surfaced in the case against Jussie Smollett. The “Empire” star was told in March he wouldn’t be charged over allegations he orchestrated a racist and homophobic attack on himself in January. Now, news has surfaced that just one month before prosecutors decided to drop the charges against the star, they had reportedly told…

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In a move that is sure to rile the sensibilities of a legion of American women, the judge in the sexual abuse lawsuit against R. Kelly is granting the beleaguered singer another chance to defend himself. As has been reported, R. Kelly lost the default judgment in the suit filed by one of the “Bump…

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R.Kelly could be jailed again after allegedly missing more child support payments. The “Ignition” hitmaker was arrested and jailed in March after failing to comply with a court order to pay over $161,000 in overdue payments to ex-wife Andrea Lee — with whom he has Joann, 21, Jay, 19, and Robert Jr., 17. It appears…

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R.Kelly’s is under attack and this time it’s about the money. The “I Believe I Can Fly” hitmaker’s biannual royalty account has had $265, 535 frozen by Sony Music Holdings after Midwest Commercial Funding issued them with a subpoena in a bid to get back money they were owed by the disgraced singer. According to The…

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The former hairdresser for R.Kelly has spoken out about him. Lanita Carter has decided to waive her anonymity because she is no longer “ashamed” of what she claims happened between her and the “I Believe I Can Fly” hitmaker, who is facing 10 counts of aggravated criminal sexual abuse. Carter is claiming that she was allegedly…

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Embattled R&B crooner and alleged sex abuser R. Kelly reportedly has been released from jail — again — but his troubles are far from over. The “Ignition” hitmaker was arrested this week after he allegedly failed to pay his ex-wife Andrea Lee the $161,000 in child support he had been ordered to hand over for their three…

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Jussie Smollett has been indicted on 16 counts of filing a false police report, stemming from his alleged staging of a hate attack. The “Empire” actor is facing the charges after it was alleged he filed a false police report when he claimed to be the victim of a homophobic and racist hate attack on…

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On March 15, 2016, Cook County residents, which includes Chicago, will face important decisions in the upcoming Illinois primary elections. The elections for March include nominations for the following offices for the Nov. 8, 2016, Illinois general election: -Party candidates for U.S. president for November 2016 – U.S. senator – State Comptroller (Vacancy – 2-year…

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A special pancake promotion led to fisticuffs at a Denny’s restaurant in Chicago. According to Chicago Tribune, the incident occurred at a Denny’s in the Oak Law section of Chicago. Natasha West and her friends were looking to take advantage of Denny’s all-you-can eat pancakes for only $4. West ordered the pancakes, but her friends…

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The city of Chicago has great news for hundreds if not thousands of citizens: a chance to have your criminal record expunged if eligible. Having a criminal record prevents people from getting suitable employment, housing or other opportunities for the betterment of their lives. Honorable Dorothy Brown, clerk of the Circuit Court of Cook County,…

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