Singer R. Kelly pleads innocence and remains in jail

R. Kelly during a justice hearing in Chicago on June 26th of 2019

American R&B and hip hop singer R. Kelly has pleaded not guilty on Tuesday to new charges of sexual violence against minors that have been brought to justice and will remain in jail after his bail application was denied in this same presentation before the judge who analyzes the case.

According to the federal prosecutor's office in Chicago (Northeast) the claim for freedom was denied because the artist poses a high risk of flight and disrupts the development of the investigation of the case.

Among the accusations that fall on Robert Kelly (true name of the singer) is the bribe of a supposed victim, who would have been approached by the producer of the musician to give false testimony in another action.

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