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Even his daughter was not extradited from him. Conviction of a famous star for 6 sexual exploitation charges!

 

Even his daughter was not extradited from him. Conviction of a famous star for 6 sexual exploitation charges!   A U.S. District Court jury in Chicago convicted American star R. Kelly of 6 out of 13 counts of sexual exploitation and possession of child pornography.  Jennifer Bongian, Kelly's lawyer, said her client had a "sense of satisfaction" that the case was now behind him, and felt that prosecutors had exaggerated their position against him. Stressing that she is considering an appeal.





Even his daughter was not extradited from him. Conviction of a famous star for 6 sexual exploitation charges!



A U.S. District Court jury in Chicago convicted American star R. Kelly of 6 out of 13 counts of sexual exploitation and possession of child pornography.

Jennifer Bongian, Kelly's lawyer, said her client had a "sense of satisfaction" that the case was now behind him, and felt that prosecutors had exaggerated their position against him. Stressing that she is considering an appeal.



Bunjian added:

 "If the jury finds him guilty on the first three charges, would they care enough to consider the evidence of the rest? They showed that they did. They did their job. examined each charge separately ".


Jurors discussed for about 10 hours after hearing testimony for 3 weeks


including testimony from a woman who said Kelly had sexually abused her, and recorded this when she was 14 years old.

During the 5-week trial, several women told jurors that Kelly, 55, sexually abused them when they were minors, and the jury also saw a video of Kelly harassing his daughter in baptism, who testified that the assaults began in the 1990s as a teenager.



Kelly and his co-defendants


Milton John Brown and Derrell McDavid, were acquitted of conspiracy to obtain child pornography, and of conspiracy to obstruct justice in the Cook County case in 2002.

They were charged with attempting to bribe and threaten witnesses in the 2008 Illinois case, in which Kelly was acquitted of 14 counts of child pornography.


R. Kelly faces new accusation of sexual abuse of a minor




The U.S. judiciary amended the list of federal charges against R&B music star R&B, adding a charge of sexual crime under a new case in Illinois.



The 53-year-old 


singer has been on trial since July 2019 on an indictment list of 13 items, including charges of sexual abuse, child pornography, kidnapping and obstruction of justice.

The amended indictment found that the plaintiff referred to in the case documents as "Minor 6" accused R. Kelly of sexually assaulting her in the late 1990s when she was nearly 14 years old, confirming that his practices had continued for 4 years.



The singer maintains his innocence on all charges in New York, Illinois and Minnesota.



  • Robert Sylvester Kelly is another name for R Kelly.

  • owner of the iconic I Believe I Can Fly and winner of 3 "Grammy" music awards
  • faces charges of sexual offences committed in 1998-2010
  • and 3 of the cases against him relate to abuse of minors.



The prosecution claims the confiscation of the assets of the accused's production company Bass Productions and another company owned by his former manager, Derel McDavid.