Akon Says R. Kelly Has the Right to Redeem Himself Following Conviction

‘; TMZ recently caught up with Akon to get his take on the R. Kelly guilty verdict. He said the disgraced singer has some soul searching to do after being convicted of sex trafficking. But Akon said Kelly has the right to redeem himself despite the nature of his crimes and specifically to make things right with the victims. While Kelly faces a decade in prison after being found guilty on nine federal counts, including sex crimes, kidnapping, human trafficking, racketeering, and obstruction of justice, he’s still facing another federal…

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First Male-Accuser of R.Kelly Testifies That the Singer Sexually Assaulted Him

More news coming out of the R. Kelly trial continues to peel back the layers of how depraved of an individual the singer has demonstrated to be. On Monday, a man testified that R. Kelly sexually assaulted him when he was 17-years-old. The first man to publicly accuse Kelly of sexual assault said the singer assaulted him several times while he was a high school student. He recounted meeting R. Kelly and described what happened the first time he was sexually assaulted by the singer. “He asked me what I…

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R. Kelly Wants Herpes-Related Charges Dropped From Federal Case

R. Kelly’s federal sex crimes case has started in New York, and according to reports, the singer filed legal documents asking the court to toss out charges for knowingly exposing sexual partners to herpes. Kelly and his team claim the legislature didn’t include herpes in the law, saying it is “not an acute, bacterial venereal disease.” This comes after Kelly was accused of exposing two people to an STD in March 2020. The court documents filed by R. Kelly’s legal team say herpes doesn’t fall under the window of STDs.…

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R. KELLY TOP ATTORNEYS BAIL Before Federal Trial Begins

R. Kelly‘s 2 lead attorneys are jumping ship … they officially want off the case just as his federal trial is approaching, and it means he could have some serious legal shuffling to do … TMZ has learned. Attorneys Steven Greenberg and Michael Leonard — who’ve been with Kelly for years — filed documents late Monday requesting to withdraw from the singer’s federal case. Their reason for wanting to pull out is all about a clash with other members of Kelly’s legal team. Greenberg and Leonard tell TMZ … “We refused to try a…

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Azriel Clary Says Backlash Over R. Kelly Mostly Comes from Black Community

  R. Kelly’s former girlfriend Azriel Clary recently sat down with Fox Soul’s Claudia Jordan to speak about the backlash she’s received since speaking out about the abuse she suffered by Kelly. Clary explained that most of the backlash she’s received since making the claims has come from the Black community and other celebrities. She explained, “For me personally, it was quite disturbing. A majority of the backlash that I received was from the Black community and other influencers and celebrities. But more importantly, that’s kind of what made me…

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