• R. Kelly Lawyer Says Singer Is ‘Suffering' Mentally as Trial Date Set for April

    6 days ago - By Billboard

    A federal judge has ordered a start date in the trial of singer R. Kelly , according to information provided by the U.S. Attorney's Office for the Eastern District of New York. In a schedule set down by U.S. District Court Judge Ann M. Donnelly , jury questionnaires will be distributed between March 15 and March 25, 2021, jury selection begins April 6 and the trial kicks off on April 7.
    Kelly is facing charges in New York of racketeering, coercion of a minor, transportation of a minor and coercion to engage in illegal sexual activity relating to six different victims. The indictment...
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