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Musician R. Kelly arrives at the Daley Center for a hearing in his child support case on Wednesday, May 8, 2019, in Chicago. (AP Photo/Matt Marton)

R. Kelly Judgment Withdrawn After Lawyers Say He Can't Read

A judge who ordered a default judgment against R. Kelly after the singer failed to respond to a lawsuit filed by one of his alleged victims now says the suit can proceed.
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Musician R. Kelly, center, arrives at the Leighton Criminal Court building for a hearing Tuesday, May 7, 2019, in Chicago. (AP Photo/Matt Marton)

R. Kelly's Lawyer Demands Avenatti Texts, Emails at Hearing

Celebrity lawyer Michael Avenatti pushed his way into the R. Kelly sex abuse case proclaiming that he was representing two of the accusers but on Tuesday it became clearer that he may be involved in a way he didn't anticipate: as a witness.
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This Oct. 9, 2018 file photo shows Kim Kardashian West at the Tiffany & Co. 2018 Blue Book Collection: The Four Seasons of Tiffany celebration in New York. (Photo by Evan Agostini/Invision/AP, File)

Kim Kardashian West Is Studying To Become a Lawyer

The reality star, makeup mogul and criminal justice reformer told Vogue she’s apprenticing with a San Francisco law firm, inspired by her effort to free Alice Marie Johnson. She’s working with CNN commentator, activist and attorney Van Jones and attorney Jessica Jackson, co-founders of a criminal...
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Musician R. Kelly leaves his Chicago studio on his way to surrender to police Friday night, Feb. 22, 2019. R&B star Kelly arrived Friday night at a Chicago police precinct, hours after authorities announced multiple charges of aggravated sexual abuse invo

Woman Details Alleged 2003 Abuse By R. Kelly In TV Interview

One of the four women whom R. Kelly is charged with sexually abusing — and the only one who wasn't underage when the alleged abuse occurred — publicly leveled her accusations against the R&B singer in a televised interview that aired Thursday.
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Dubai Denies There Were Plans For R. Kelly Concert

Dubai’s government on Sunday forcefully denied a claim by R&B singer R. Kelly that the artist had planned concerts in the sheikhdom after he had sought permission from an Illinois judge to travel here despite facing sexual-abuse charges.
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R. Kelly appears for a hearing at the Leighton Criminal Court Building on Friday, March 22, 2019 in Chicago. (E. Jason Wambsgans/Chicago Tribune via AP, Pool)

R. Kelly's Trip To Dubai Off For Now As Contracts Reworked

An overseas trip by R. Kelly is in limbo after his criminal attorney asked for more time to provide details to the court about concerts the singer wants to perform next month in Dubai.
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This Feb. 12, 2011 file photo shows R. Kelly performing at the pre-Grammy gala & salute to industry icons with Clive Davis honoring David Geffen in Beverly Hills, Calif. Kelly, one of the top-selling recording artists of all time, has been hounded for yea

R. Kelly Asks Judge To Let Him Travel To Dubai To Perform

Kelly has asked the Chicago judge to let him travel overseas for concerts in Dubai, saying he’s been unable to get work anywhere in the U.S. since his arrest on charges he sexually abused three minor girls and an adult woman.
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This Feb. 12, 2011 file photo shows R. Kelly performing at the pre-Grammy gala & salute to industry icons with Clive Davis honoring David Geffen in Beverly Hills, Calif. Kelly, one of the top-selling recording artists of all time, has been hounded for yea

Allred Contacted Authorities About R. Kelly Tape

Attorney Gloria Allred says she has contacted law enforcement about concerns one of her clients may be the person in a VHS tape recently given to Chicago prosecutors that purportedly shows R&B star R. Kelly having sex with an underage girl.
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This June 13, 2008 file photo shows R&B singer R. Kelly, arriving at 3the Cook County Criminal Court Building in Chicago. Attorney Michael Avenatti says he has new video evidence of singer R. Kelly having sex with an underage girl. Avenatti said Thursday,

Attorney Michael Avenatti Says He Has New Video Evidence Against R. Kelly

Avenatti says he has given Chicago prosecutors new video evidence of R. Kelly having sex with an underage girl...
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This Feb. 12, 2011 file photo shows R. Kelly performing at the pre-Grammy gala & salute to industry icons with Clive Davis honoring David Geffen in Beverly Hills, Calif. Kelly, one of the top-selling recording artists of all time, has been hounded for yea

Lawyer Says R. Kelly Denies All Sexual Misconduct Allegations

An attorney for R. Kelly said R&B star denies all allegations of sexual misconduct involving women and underage girls, including those made in a recent documentary…
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