A Chicago federal jury found R. Kelly guilty on Wednesday of three counts of child pornography for filming himself sexually abusing his then-14-year-old goddaughter.

According to the Chicago Tribune, of the indictment’s 13 fees, Kelly was additionally found guilty of three counts of child intercourse trafficking by coercion and enticement.

He was acquitted on fees that he conspired to hinder justice in his 2002 Cook County case. Additionally, he was acquitted on two counts of receiving child pornography and one depend of conspiring to obtain child pornography.

The verdict follows the testimony of Kelly’s goddaughter, who glided by the pseudonym Jane. Three other girls testified that Kelly had additionally recorded and stored tapes of himself sexually abusing them after they had been underage.

There had been two co-defendants in the proceedings, former staff Milton “June” Brown and Derrel McDavid. Charges against them alleged a conspiracy to cover the videotapes and persuade Jane to hold her sexual contact with Kelly private.

Both Brown and McDavid had been acquitted of all fees, together with that they’d conspired to obtain child pornography, and that McDavid conspired to hinder justice.

In closing arguments, R Kelly’s attorney Jennifer Bonjean claimed that Jane’s parents had been to blame for mendacity about her relationship with the singer and asserted this was not due to coercion, however as a result of “They condoned it.”

R Kelly was convicted on enticement counts concerning witnesses Jane, Nia and Pauline (all pseudonyms), however was found not guilty on two others.

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