“They are the same conduct, just charged differently,” Greenberg said. “Same alleged victim, same timeframe, same facts.”
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“He’s not a deadbeat dad,” Kelly’s attorney Lisa Damico told reporters after Wednesday’s hearing, the Chicago Sun-Times reported. “All he wants to do is do right by his kids.”
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The singer’s lead attorney, Steve Greenberg, said in comments to reporters and a court filing that Cook County State’s Attorney Kim Foxx relied way too much on Avenatti in deciding in late February to bring charges against Kelly, saying Avenatti’s involvement irreparably tainted the case.
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“Mr. Kelly wants everyone to know what is going on in an open and transparent process,” Greenberg said. “People can form their own opinions about what they see, and they don’t have to rely on rumor and innuendo.”
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Warrant Out For Gervonta Davis. Attorney/Savage Family Respond to R. Kelly’s Interview with CBS News.
Cohen Returns Capitol Hill Today.
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R. Kelly update. Prosecutor Talks About Kraft Charges. Trump Campaign Staffer Says Trump Tried To Kiss Her.
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“He has to rely on others acting on his behalf,” Greenberg said. “And it’s just not that easy — because Kelly’s in jail.”
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R. Kelly is moving out of his Chicago recording studio because a judge has stymied his creativity by barring him from working there overnight due to building-code violations, his lawyer said Wednesday.
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Avenatti said the video is not the same evidence used in Kelly’s 2008 trial, when he was acquitted on child pornography charges. CNN, which said it had viewed the footage, reported that the nearly 45-minute VHS tape shows a man who appears to be Kelly performing sex acts with a girl who refers to her body parts as 14 years old.
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Trump to speak from White House
Ex-Cop sentenced in Laquan McDonald murder
Chappelle on R. Kelly
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