R Kelly trial news: Charles Freeman testifies for 2nd day about stolen sex tapes, inconsistencies in testimony

R Kelly trial news: Charles Freeman testifies for 2nd day about stolen sex tapes, inconsistencies in testimony

CHICAGO (TOC) — Because the R. Kelly trial continues for the second week, the person who mentioned he was promised one million {dollars} to get the Chicago R&B singer his stolen intercourse tapes testified for a second day.

Charles Freeman was questioned by protection attorneys for Kelly and Kelly’s co-defendants Wednesday.

For a lot of the day, the lawyer for Derrel McDavid grilled Freeman about what he instructed a Grand Jury in comparison with what he instructed the jury Tuesday on this federal trial, emphasizing some inconsistencies.

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Beau Brindley requested about Freeman threatening to carry a press convention if Kelly and his workforce did not give him extra money.

“The aim was to stress Mr. Kelly and Mr. McDavid to get extra money,” Brindley requested

“Sure, however that was to get the cost that was missed,” Freeman answered.

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The lawyer for Kelly contends Freeman was attempting to extort Kelly for cash and emphasised Freeman’s take care of federal prosecutors.

“Not solely are you testifying right here with a grant of immunity, you could have immunity from Prepare dinner County,” Jennifer Bonjean requested.

“Sure,” Freeman answered.

RELATED: R. Kelly jury views graphic movies of alleged sexual encounters with a minor

Freeman testified Tuesday that he was promised $100,000 each odd yr earlier than Kelly’s Prepare dinner County trial in 2008.

The R&B star was tried and acquitted in Prepare dinner County when the underage woman within the intercourse tape didn’t cooperate with prosecutors.

Throughout this federal trial, jurors have heard from a lady calling herself “Jane,” who testified she was within the video and he or she was solely 14 years previous.

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