R Kelly would do anything to avoid life imprisonment. On September 27, the rapper was convicted by a New York court of a series of sex crimes, including that of running for years a “system” of sexual exploitation of young women, including minors. Imprisoned before knowing his prison sentence, R Kelly would have announced to his lawyers to be ready to swing other stars who would have, according to him, committed sexual crimes on minors in particular “a rapper and a great singer”, as reported the American media. According to them, the interpreter of the tube I believe I can fly seems to want to take revenge on people in the industry who did not support him after his imprisonment. “[R Kelly] and his team are working with the federal government to reduce his prison sentence,” they write.
“He will provide evidence against other celebrities who were pedophiles, and they will reduce his sentence,” they continue on this subject. A few days ago, YouTube deleted the two official channels of the convicted rapper, R. Kelly TV and R. Kelly Vevo. “The account was terminated for violating the YouTube Terms of Service,” it said on both channels. “The heinous acts committed by R. Kelly justify sanctions that go beyond the measures usually applied, because of a risk of generalized harm, explains in a memo Nicole Alston, director of the legal department of Youtube. , we are taking this step to protect our users as other platforms do. R. Kelly will no longer be able to use, own or create YouTube channels. “
R Kelly has always denied the facts
As a reminder, the rapper was convicted of several crimes, including extortion, sexual exploitation of minors, kidnapping, corruption and forced labor. R Kelly is not yet fixed since justice must deliver his verdict in husband 2022. He risks between ten years in prison and life imprisonment. One of his lawyers, Deveraux Cannick, told reporters they were “disappointed with the verdict” and were considering appealing. During the six-week trial in Brooklyn, nine women and two men testified that R. Kelly sexually abused them, describing rape, forced drug use, imprisonment or even child pornography. The rapper has always denied the facts.
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