The singer allegedly performed and received oral sex and also had sex with the girl, who he repeatedly refers to as He claims that the singer obstructed justice by paying witnesses to assist them in an effort to destroy all copies of the tape ahead of the trial. Mr Avenatti, who has represented Stormy Daniels - the porn star who allegedly had an affair with Donald Trump — says there is no question the man in the video is R Kelly and the girl is
KC Orcutt. Kelly had a court hearing on Wednesday June 26during which prosecutors gave his defense attorneys a copy of a DVD that reportedly showcases the singer engaging in a sex with an underaged girl. According to Michael Avenatti, the lawyer representing the victim's family, the sex tape captures Kelly and the victimwho was reportedly 14 at the time, on camera during which both parties acknowledge her age.
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He was under investigation beginning around late for making a videotape that purported to show him having sex with and urinating on a teenage girl, a tape that would soon become infamous. So, according to a federal grand jury indictment unsealed Friday in Chicago, he and his associates tried to take care of it. They gave the girl and her family gifts and money over more than a dozen years, the indictment alleges.
The 'Ignition' hitmaker allegedly engages in sexual acts with a year-old girl in the 43 minute tape, which is not the same video used in a trial which ended with him being acquitted of child pornography charges. The news network says it has viewed the video and has printed graphic details on its website. The new video was announced to media by celebrity lawyer Michael Avenatti, who is representing a man he calls a whistleblower against Kelly.
Kelly 's behind bars thanks in large part to his own inner circle -- enablers and ex-employees who handed the feds videos of Kelly having sex with underage girls, according to the attorney for multiple alleged victims. Gerald Griggs -- who represents Joycelyn Savage 's family among others -- tells TMZ the federal investigation run by the Northern District of Illinois uncovered over 20 videos of Kelly engaged with minors. Both Griggs and our federal law enforcement sources tell us the tapes show multiple victims
On Thursday July 11R. Kelly was arrested on federal sex crime charges. Now more details are emerging surrounding the booking.
Stuffed inside, she said, was a collection of his homemade VHS sex tapes. Untold numbers were copied and recopied and distributed nationwide through flea markets and street vendors. They have circulated for years and are still available on websites.
R Kelly is facing two sets of federal sex abuse charges, one from New York prosecutors and another from prosecutors in his home town of Chicagoafter he was arrested on Thursday night while out walking his dog. Besides racketeering, the indictment includes charges of transporting for prostitution and coercion or enticement of a female and alleges that Kelly had rules for the women, including not allowing them to eat or use the bathroom and not permitting them to look at other men and telling them to keep their heads down. The count Chicago indictment filed on Friday details efforts by the accused to cover up sexually explicit videos of Kelly with underage girls.
Accusations of sexual misconduct have swirled around Kelly for years, and he was already facing sexual abuse charges brought by prosecutors in the state of Illinois in February. Gerald Griggs, representing the family of one of Kelly's alleged victims, told TMZ that the tapes depicted multiple victims and that prosecutors had confirmed with witnesses that the girls were underage. He added the tapes were exactly what was needed to secure indictments for sex crimes, including child pornography. Kelly was arrested on Thursday evening while walking his dog in Chicago and appeared before a judge on Friday.