Judge rejects R. Kelly's request to be released from jail over coronavirus fears

4/8/2020 2:59:00 PM

A judge ruled the singer does not meet the conditions of being at risk.

Ann Donnelly, Michael Carvajal

A federal judge rejected a request from R. Kelly to be temporarily released from a Chicago jail over fears that the R&B singer risks contracting coronavirus while locked up.

A judge ruled the singer does not meet the conditions of being at risk.

A federal judge said Kelly did not prove he’s in a high-risk category.A federal judge on Tuesday rejected a request from R. Kelly to be temporarily released from a Chicago jail over fears that the R&B singer risks contractingcoronaviruswhile locked up.

U.S District Court Judge Ann Donnelly of the Eastern District of New York denied the 53-year-old Kelly's motion for bail, ruling the Grammy-winning entertainer failed to establish that he is in a high-risk category to contractthe virus, which has killed at least 118 people in Chicago and infected more than 5,000.

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I can’t wait for him to come out with a corona song 🎤 Don’t kiss anybody ! Stay home🤔 In or out there is that risk. Of course he wants out everyone there is to old for him His ass needs to stay locked up the same way he had those girls locked up, don't try to act scared now Kelly. 😂😂 -- better start writing some songs .. possibly 'Rona got out the closet' ? Lol

You deserve what you get 👍 Boy there’s people in prison dying from Coronavirus being held in private prison in abysmal conditions and ABC reports about RKelly predator ass .. this is why America’s fucking doomed 🤦🏽‍♂️ Pedophiles loose on the streets? I think not, they're a virus all of their own..Yuck

Dont do the crime if you cant do the time😕

'No compelling reasons': Judge denies temporary release for R. Kelly despite coronavirus fearsR. Kelly lost another effort to get out of jail while awaiting his trials, after he failed to persuade a judge he risks getting coronavirus. Is he a flight risk, considering it's impossible to fly anywhere right now? Thoughts and prayers...🤷‍♂️

R. Kelly has to much money & is legal. To get released you must be an illegal that raped a 12 year old. Good. He belongs in jail. R. Kelly is just scared right now he tried to play the virus might kill me to get out of jail 🤣🤣🤣🤪😂 good.....he's where he belongs..... I though he was a tough guy

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R Kelly denied temporary release over coronavirus concern A federal judge said Kelly did not prove he’s in a high-risk category.Maria Puente USA TODAY R.Kelly Clarkson is returning to the airwaves this week with her syndicated talk show, and plans to continue airing new episodes weekly throughout the Spring.two children , 5-year-old daughter River Rose and 3-year-old son Remington, are making the most of the"wide-open spaces" on their stunning property, which appears to stretch on for miles.

A federal judge on Tuesday rejected a request from R. Kelly to be temporarily released from a Chicago jail over fears that the R&B singer risks contracting coronavirus while locked up." "While I am sympathetic to the defendant’s understandable anxiety about COVID-19, he has not established compelling reasons warranting his release," ruled U. U. Starting today The Kelly Clarkson Show ” will produce one remote episode per week from Montana, in which Clarkson will conduct virtual interviews with celebrities and people in various communities who are doing their part in these difficult times.S District Court Judge Ann Donnelly of the Eastern District of New York denied the 53-year-old Kelly's motion for bail, ruling the Grammy-winning entertainer failed to establish that he is in a high-risk category to contract the virus , which has killed at least 118 people in Chicago and infected more than 5,000. District Judge Ann Donnelly in the Eastern District of New York in Brooklyn. "While I am sympathetic to the defendant’s understandable anxiety about COVID-19, he has not established compelling reasons warranting his release," Donnelly wrote in her ruling. The video also shows the family riding horses and getting ready to roast s'mores outside by a fire.

R. The U. The show is typically taped in front of a live studio audience on the Universal Studios lot. Kelly appears during a hearing at the Leighton Criminal Courthouse in Chicago, Sept. 17, 2019. Attorney's Office for the Eastern District did not immediately respond to a message. R. Kelly appears during a hearing at the Leighton Criminal Courthouse in Chicago, Sept. Kelly is locked up in the Metropolitan Correctional Center in Chicago awaiting trials on multiple sex-crime charges in four jurisdictions in three states, including in the Northern District in Illinois and in the Eastern District of New York.

17, 2019. Antonio Perez/Chicago Tribune via AP, FILE In an effort to blunt the spread of coronavirus in federal prisons and detention centers, U. Moreover, she wrote, 53-year-old Kelly is not in the category of people the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has declared most at risk for contracting the coronavirus.S. Attorney General William Barr issued a March 26 directive to Federal Bureau of Prisons Director Michael Carvajal to reduce the number of inmates in the prison system by transferring nonviolent, at-risk inmates to home confinement based on a thorough case-by-case analysis. And Kelly remains a flight risk, she ruled, which is the main reason he's been incarcerated while awaiting his trials. As of Thursday afternoon, 241 federal inmates and 72 BOP staff members had tested positive for COVID-19 nationwide, according to the Bureau of Prisons.

There have been eight federal inmate deaths and no BOP staff members have succombed to the COVID-19 disease, according to the BOP. The defendant has not explained how those risks have changed," Donnelly wrote. Donnelly noted that at the time she made her ruling that were no confirmed cases of coronavirus at the Metropolitan Correctional Center in Chicago, where Kelly is being held pending trial. As of Tuesday afternoon, three staffers at MCC Chicago had tested positive for coronavirus, but none of the inmates had, according to the BOP." citing coronavirus fears, including Bill Cosby, Michael Avenatti and the rapper YNW Melly. .