Singer R Kelly failed to show up for an initial court appearance in a case in which he is accused of offering a 17-year-old girl 200 dollars (£162) to take off her clothes and dance in 2001.
Jailed singer R Kelly has been moved into the general inmate population despite concern other inmates could try to hurt him because of his celebrity status and because he is accused of sexually assaulting minors, US prosecutors say.
R&B singer R Kelly has been charged with prostitution and solicitation for a 2001 allegation that he invited a 17-year-old girl to his hotel and paid her 200 dollars to dance naked with him.
R Kelly has pleaded not guilty to charges he sexually exploited young women and girls who attended his concerts.
A federal judge in Chicago has barred lawyers from divulging new evidence in R Kelly’s child pornography case.
A prosecutor has told a federal judge in Chicago that more charges and more defendants could be added to the case against R&B singer R Kelly that alleges child pornography and other crimes.
A judge has ordered R&B singer R Kelly to be transferred from Chicago to New York City for an August 2 hearing on federal sex charges.
A federal judge has ordered R Kelly to be held in a Chicago jail without bond on sex-related charges.
R Kelly has appeared in court after being arrested over claims he and members of his entourage recruited women and girls to engage in illegal sexual activity with the singer.
Singer R Kelly has been arrested on charges including child pornography and enticement of a minor, the US Attorney’s office said.
Prosecutors have turned over to R Kelly’s lawyers a tape they say shows the singer having sex with an underage girl two decades ago.
Singer R Kelly pleaded not guilty to 11 additional sex-related charges when he appeared in court in Chicago on Thursday.
Singer R Kelly is expected to plead not guilty to 11 new sex-related charges when he appears in court in Chicago.
Prosecutors in Chicago have charged R&B singer R Kelly with 11 new sex-related counts including some that carry a maximum sentence of 30 years in prison.
R Kelly’s lawyer told a judge on Wednesday that the singer did not respond to a lawsuit brought by one of his sexual abuse accusers because he is illiterate.
R Kelly’s solicitor has repeated his demand that he be given any communications between celebrity lawyer Michael Avenatti and prosecutors regarding the R&B star.
R Kelly’s lawyer has said the singer will be found not guilty of sexual abuse in an upcoming court case despite claiming the public are against him.
Dubai’s government has forcefully denied a claim by R&B singer R Kelly that he had planned concerts there.
An overseas trip by R Kelly is in limbo after his lawyer asked a judge for more time to provide details to court about up to five concerts the R&B singer wants to perform next month in Dubai.
An overseas trip by R Kelly is in limbo after his criminal lawyer asked for more time to provide details to the court about concerts the singer wants to perform next month in Dubai.