R.KellyThe former goddaughter says the singer had sex with her hundreds of times before she was 18… testifying that she was just 15 when they first had sex.
The disgraced singer’s alleged victim spoke out at Kelly’s federal trial in Chicago on Thursday, telling the jury that she had sex with Kelly over and over again as a minor because she was too intimidated to say nope.
The woman, who is now 37, says she asked Kelly to be her godfather in the late 1990s when she was just 13…and she testified that things between them quickly became sexual.
Opening Statements in R. Kelly Chicago Case Include Child Sex Allegations
Kelly’s alleged victim tells the jury he first touched her breasts when she was around 14, doing so in a Chicago recording studio … and claims things escalated into sex when She was 15 and he was about twice her age.
The woman, known only by the pseudonym Jane, testified she had sex with Kelly “countless times” before her 18th birthday… claiming the encounters took place at Kelly’s home in the studio. check-in, on tour buses and in hotel rooms.
When asked why she continued to have sex with Kelly, Jane told the jury that she considered him an authority figure and did not know how to respond to her demands. She says she didn’t know how to say “no” to Kelly and that she accepted sex for so long that she started to feel like a normal thing.
Jane testified that she and Kelly would also have sex with other teenage girls he had recruited.
She also testified that Kelly recorded some of their sexual encounters, when she was just 14 years old.
Jane’s testimony against Kelly is huge…she and her parents denied for years that she had an inappropriate relationship with Kelly, and she was NOT called to testify at her trial in 2008, even though prosecutors claimed she was the girl in the video.