The investigation of the sexual abuse allegations made towards R. Kelly was propelled by a intercourse tape that seems to point out the singer partaking in sexual exercise with a minor. This video footage is deemed as a smoking gun by legal professional Michael Avenatti. The case towards the R&B icon might have gained further power with the arrival of recent bodily proof.
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Kelly’s DNA was present in semen on one of many accuser’s shirts, and semen discovered on one worn by one other was submitted for DNA testing, Cook County State’s Attorney Kim Foxx mentioned.
Kelly met one of many accusers when she was celebrating her 16th celebration at a restaurant and one other when he signed an autograph throughout his 2008 trial on child-pornography expenses, Foxx mentioned.
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The decide has allowed R. Kelly to stay free on bail as he awaits trial. His legal professional claimed the required $1 million surpasses his shopper's funds as he would possibly solely be capable of afford $100,000 of that sum. Kelly is anticipated to work along with his authorized staff and monetary advisors to place collectively the funds that may earn his launch. R. Kelly was additionally made to give up his passport, halting any plans for touring.