Andrea Kelly, the ex-wife of R. Kelly, has tearfully looked back on her relationship with the crooner, including the moment she contemplated suicide. I certainly didn't know having to listen to a woman after woman talking about being denied food and movement. I didn't want to center myself as a man or take up too much space when other women could be given the spotlight. I AM No longer afraid.
"It was incredibly hard to get people who had collaborated with Kelly to come forward". They, and others, relay similar accounts of meeting a man they adored who was sweet and charming, who promised to help them in their careers, and who then became a monster. "And for the ones that have endured my pain and have been in the place I WAS IN YEARS AGO.as in IN MY PAST. I only say this to provide context and in no way to victim blame".
"From listening to their stories, and listening to the methods survivors said he used on them, it's clear many felt scared to speak up". "You be the judge!"
Facebook were quick to remove the page and claimed that it had violated their community standards.
Atlanta attorney Gerald Griggs represents the family of Jocelyn Savage, whose family was profiled in the series. In 2008, during a trial against R. Kelly, Edwards testified, and added that she introduced the singer to her sister's daughter. "Secondly, as to a civil lawsuit, there are different time periods for filing a civil lawsuit, so it may be that civil lawsuits may follow".
"The Cook County State's Attorney's Office has not been provided with information from law enforcement regarding any alleged victims of sexual assault involving entertainer R. Kelly".
The eye-opening series, which concluded Saturday, interviews dozens of former friends, family members and colleagues, who all make grim claims about the singer abusing women and young girls.
In response, the network defended their series with their own statement, sharing, "Lifetime has always been a brand that champions women's stories".
All three hours were trending on social media every night that they aired causing discussion among fans and colleagues alike.