Sex abuse allegations

Boxing icon George Foreman is calling foul on new sex abuse allegations, and made it clear that it's nothing more than an extortion plot.

Boosie BadAzz believes R.Kelly’s victims are exaggerating about the abuse and torture they endured with the R&B singer.

Federal prosecutors want other crimes alleged against R. Kelly that he hasn't been charged with to come to light, including more abuse of teenage girls and women dating as far back as 1991, physical abuse, hush payments, bribery and even the sexual abuse of a 17-year-old boy.

A 59-year-old woman by the name of Corinna Smith was sentenced to life in prison — parole eligibility to kick in after 12 years served — after her 80-year-old husband was accused by their daughter of sexually abusing her and a younger sibling years prior.

CHICAGO (AP) — An updated federal indictment against R. Kelly filed Friday in Chicago includes sex abuse allegations involving a new accuser, adding to the jailed singer’s mounting legal challenges across three states. The 26-page superseding indictment does not add more charges against Kelly. It includes multiple counts of child pornography, much like the original July indictment. […]

CHICAGO (AP) — Celebrity lawyer Michael Avenatti pushed his way into the R. Kelly sex abuse case proclaiming that he was representing two of the accusers but on Tuesday it became clearer that he may be involved in a way he didn’t anticipate: as a witness. At a court hearing, Kelly’s attorney reiterated his demand […]