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R. Kelly vanishes while being moved from Chicago to Brooklyn: attorney

An attorney for accused pedophile R. Kelly said his client vanished while being moved from Chicago federal lockup to Brooklyn, and he hasn’t been able to talk to the pop star, according to court papers filed Friday.

Attorney Douglas Anton said that federal marshals didn’t put Kelly on a plane until...

FILE - In this June 6, 2019 file photo, musician R. Kelly departs the Leighton Criminal Court building after pleading not guilty to 11 additional sex-related charges in Chicago. A U.S. Attorney’s office spokesman says Kelly was arrested Thursday night, July 11 on federal sex-crime charges in Chicago. ...