Latest R. Kelly News

Infected toe stops R. Kelly from attending court hearing

Oct. 30, 2019 4:11 PM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — R. Kelly's lawyer has told a federal judge that an infected toe prevented the R&B star from attending a hearing in his child pornography case in Chicago. Kelly is detained at a jail two blocks from the courthouse and had been expected to appear at Wednesday's status hearing. But defense...

R. Kelly's former divorce lawyer seeks $12,000 from singer

Oct. 22, 2019 12:46 PM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — R. Kelly's former divorce lawyer has asked an Illinois judge to order the R&B singer to pay her more than $12,000 in fees. Lisa Damico worked for Kelly when he faced jail time in March for failing to pay more than $160,000 in child support and education expenses for his daughter. The...

R. Kelly complains of girlfriends' lack of joint access

Sep. 30, 2019 7:59 PM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — R. Kelly's lawyers want the judge in the singer's New York federal case to reconsider and grant him bond, saying the hardships of being jailed include being able to see just one of two previous live-in girlfriends at a time. The Chicago Tribune reports the request was filed Monday in New...