"I stand by anyone who has ever been the victim of sexual assault", she captioned the note. The building's owners sued him in June, alleging he owed almost $80,000 in back rent.
Cook County State's Attorney Kim Foxx announced Tuesday afternoon during a press conference they are asking anyone who may be a victim or has information about a possible victim connected to the allegations against the singer in IL to come forward.
The national #MuteRKelly movement began in 2017. It remains unclear if the person who called the police was pranking Kelly, or if the person actually thought there was an arrest warrant. It went on to say that Russell accused Savage of lying to Lifetime and said that if Savage continued to support the series, Russell and Kelly would be forced to release information that would show Savage was a liar and that would ruin him, his reputation, his business and his family. "Allegations of domestic violence or sexual assault require someone to say what they have seen, heard or experienced". There's no evidence of anything. Til it happens to you, you don't know how it feels.
The hip-hop and R&B community continues to speak out against R. Kelly.
Two years later, someone mailed a copy of the now-infamous sex tape to former Sun-Times reporter and music critic Jim DeRogatis. The singer was later indicted on child pornography charges and it appeared that Kelly's career was in jeopardy. Despite his legal troubles a decade ago, he still retains a following.
In February 2002, a 27-minute video surfaced that showed a man purported to be Kelly engaged in sex acts involving an underage girl.
The 32-year-old Artpop singer spoke out in a message on social media on Wednesday night (January 9).
The case was referred to a local prosecutor, and a judge issued a warrant for Mason's arrest in July previous year.
But new charges stemming from that case are unlikely, said Richard Kling, a criminal law professor at IIT-Kent College of Law.
"I intend to remove this song off of iTunes and other streaming platforms and will not be working with him again", she went on to write.
The docu-series, which aired on Lifetime last week, features 50 interviews, including accuser Jerhonda Pace; the parents of one of Kelly's alleged victims; Kelly's ex-wife, Andrea Kelly; ex-girlfriend Kitti Jones and brothers Carey and Bruce Kelly.