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Famous Musician R Kelly Sentenced To 30 Years In Prison

Famous R and B singer R Kelly has been Sentenced to 30 years in prison, following charges of sexual abuse of children and women.

The disgraced singer was fined an additional $100 000, he also faces additional criminal charges in 3 other cases.

In 1994, R Kelly married a 15 year old who happened to be 1 of his victims, R Kelly had managed to fraudulently obtain paperwork to marry the singer, the marriage was later annulled.

The sentencing after a 6 week long trial serves as victory to all his victims of abuse and all their family members.

R Kelly's lawyer attempted to argue that, his actions were as a result of his upbringing, but the amount of evidence that was against him was ton loads.

The prison sentence might increase, pending the 3 other cases against him.

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Source : https://www.bbc.com/news/world-us-canada-61989606

Source : https://twitter.com/SABreakingNews/status/1542230310191935488?t=FJMYpJbKkp90LlxYZWTS0g&s=19

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