R. Kelly’s Defense Team Files Motion For Acquittal
September 1, 2022 12:01PM CDT
The judge in R. Kelly’s federal trial in Chicago will decide today on whether to acquit the singer of all charges. Kelly’s defense team filed a motion for an acquittal, arguing that the prosecution’s evidence is insufficient to get a conviction. Once the motions are decided, the defense is scheduled to begin presenting their cases today. The R&B star is charged with production of child pornography, conspiracy to produce child pornography and conspiracy to obstruct justice.