Chicago, IL – R. Kelly’s sexual abuse case is at the moment one essentially the most mentioned matters. When his trial begins, particular entry to the courtroom will undoubtedly result in a media circus.
In keeping with Page Six, Cook dinner County Affiliate Choose Lawrence Flood allowed cameras to be within the courtroom for Kelly’s sexual abuse pretrial and trial hearings. Flood granted entry throughout a quick listening to Friday (March 15), though the self-proclaimed Pied Piper R&B didn’t attend.
Flood additionally suggested photographs and video accusers received’t be permitted with out their consent. A choose from the identical courthouse hasn’t dominated if cameras will likely be sanctioned for FOX’s Empire star Jussie Smollett’s case.
Kelly is presently dealing with 10 counts aggravated felony sexual abuse. Three the 4 alleged victims have been between the ages 13 and 17. If Kelly is discovered responsible on all counts, he may resist 70 years in jail.
The troubled singer pleaded not responsible to all 10 costs. Kelly’s subsequent listening to is March 22.