#RKelly

.Brooklyn, NY, USA
The trial of R. Kelly began on August 18. (Photo Credit: AP)

  • Prosecutor urged jurors to convict the R.Kelly
  • Her remarks came after an exhaustive recitation of evidence
  • The jury could get the case as early as Friday afternoon

.New York, NY, USA
R. Kelly arriving for the first day of jury selection (Photo: AP)

  • Lawyers had already said Kelly was unlikely to testify in his own behalf
  • The short defense case has relied on a handful of former Kelly employees and other associates
  • Most of the defense witnesses said they never saw Kelly abuse anyone

.New York, NY, USA
Singer R Kelly is now facing new accusations everyday. (Photo Credit: Instagram/ R Kelly)

  • The defence began arguing its case later on Monday by starting to call Kelly loyalists
  • Jurors had previously heard evidence about a fraud marriage scheme
  • Observers are restricted to an overflow courtroom

.New York, NY, USA
R&B star R Kelly has been accused of sexually abusing women and girls. (Photo credit: AP)

  • R Kelly denied accusations of leading a criminal enterprise that sexually exploited women
  • The witness said she was not given anything to eat for 2 days
  • Multiple other women have raised similar accusations against R Kelly

.Brooklyn, NY, USA
The 54-year-old Kelly has repeatedly denied allegations against him during 30-year-old career highlighted by his mega hit "I Believe I Can Fly." (Photo Credit: AP)

  • The witness said 'no' upon being asked if she wanted to be in the court that day
  • She told the jury she met Kelly at a concert in Jacksonville, Florida
  • She said that Kelly convinced her to join a sign a non-disclosure agreement

.Brooklyn, NY, USA
R Kelly is an American singer-songwriter.(Photo Credit: Instagram/ R Kelly)

  • R Kelly is facing racketeering and sexual abuse charges in a Brooklyn court
  • The witness also told the court that Kelly directed her to 'act like a puppy' around him
  • The woman testified that she got hepes from the singer

.New York, NY, USA
Singer R Kelly is now facing new accusations everyday. (Photo Credit: Instagram/ R Kelly)

  • The witness took the witness stand in federal court in Brooklyn without using his real name
  • The victim said that he kept seeing Kelly because "I really wanted to make it in the music industry"
  • Kelly has repeatedly denied accusations that he preyed on victims during his 30-year career

.Los Angeles, CA, USA
R&B star R Kelly has been accused of sexually abusing women and girls. (Photo credit: AP)

  • The second witness said R Kelly forced her to have an abortion
  • She said that the singer sexually abused her
  • R Kelly was acquitted in a 2008 child pornography case

R Kelly is a popular R&B star. (Photo credit: Instagram/rkelly)

  • The victims' stories got wide exposure with the Lifetime documentary “Surviving R. Kelly"
  • The series explained how Kelly was protected by his supporters for decades
  • Prosecutors in Brooklyn have lined up multiple female accusers, mostly referred to as “Jane Does”