R. Kelly has been charged with aggravated prison sexual abuse

Following intensive and highly-publicized allegations outlining horrifying intercourse crimes, Chicago Cook County courtroom data present that R. Kelly has been indicted on 10 accounts of aggravated sexual prison abuse. A choose issued for his arrest on Friday.

According to the costs, three of the indictments check with a minor between the ages of 13 and 16, although it is not instantly clear what number of alleged victims are concerned.

This newest improvement comes after legal professional Michael Avenatti shared that he had given the State Attorney's Office a video displaying the 52-year previous singer having intercourse with an underage woman, which CNN has confirmed.

At the tail finish of 2018, a three-part documentary referred to as Surviving R. Kelly was launched on Lifetime, which showcased highly effective testimonies from alleged former victims of the R&B singer and addressed the rumors of his abuse and predatory habits. The following public outcry and cultural blowback prompted high-profile artists like Lady Gaga to come back ahead and apologize for working with R. Kelly prior to now, although he has continued to deny the allegations.

Valerie Lee is Mixmag's Global Culture Editor. Follow her on Twitter here.

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