Date set for R. Kelly’s child pornography trial in Illinois

R. Kelly’s legal woes have just started despite being convicted in September on all counts in a federal sex trafficking trial. After decades of avoiding criminal prosecution for numerous allegations of misconduct with young women and children, the disgraced former R&B king will now stand trial in Chicago in Aug. 2022, to answer to charges […]

Prison officer suspected of leaking R. Kelly’s jail correspondence to blogger

A federal investigation is currently underway probing whether a former corrections officer accessed and leaked correspondence from R. Kelly while he was in custody to a YouTube blogger. According to The Chicago Tribune, a federal search warrant was recently unsealed in Chicago that notes agents seized a laptop from a U.S. Bureau of Prisons officer […]

R. Kelly’s lawyers want trial delayed because of COVID-19 quarantine

R. Kelly’s legal woes appear to have no end in sight as his lawyers asked a judge on Monday, July 5, to postpone his sex trafficking trial in New York City, which currently is set to begin on Aug. 9. Kelly’s attorneys argued that they haven’t had enough time to prepare because he has been […]