R. Kelly has been moved from a jail in Chicago to a New York jail as his trial is ready to start this summer time.
Kelly faces costs that embody racketeering, sexual exploitation of a kid, bribery, kidnapping, compelled labor and enticement and his trial in at present set for August 9.
Kelly was arrested in 2019 and is being tried on racketeering costs. Prosecutors say that the disgraced singer ran a felony enterprise to commit intercourse crimes in opposition to girls and underage women.
It was additionally revealed that R. Kelly has employed an legal professional who beforehand represented Tekashi 6ix9ine’s alleged kidnapper.
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He’s now being represented by legal professional Devereaux Leon Cannick.
In 2019, Cannick represented 9 Trey Gangsta Bloods member Anthony “Harv” Ellison. Prosecutors accused Ellison of enjoying a job within the kidnapping of Tekashi69. A jury discovered Ellison responsible of racketeering, kidnapping, and assault costs. He was sentenced to 24 years in jail.
Two of Kelly’s attorneys (half of his authorized group) give up just lately resulting from infighting.
“Sadly, it seems that Mr. Kelly over time has not made one of the best choices and I worry he is doing that now. Nevertheless it’s not my downside I suppose. I want him one of the best. I hope he wins this case,” Steve Greenberg informed New York Day by day Information.