R Kelly: Singer's bail set at $1m after sex abuse charges

R Kelly: Singer's bail set at $1m after sex abuse charges
 

A judge in the US has set R Kelly's bail at $1m (£766,500) after the singer was charged with 10 counts of aggravated criminal sexual abuse.
The R&B star, whose real name is Robert Sylvester Kelly, has faced decades of sexual abuse claims.
He has never been convicted and has previously denied other allegations.
He turned himself in to Chicago police on Friday after an arrest warrant was issued against him. At least nine of the charges involve minors.
The 52-year-old's court appearance comes just weeks after a documentary series called Surviving R Kelly aired. It contained decades of... read more

 
23 February 2019 in World News, Views: 59
Source: BBC
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