Published Jun 13, 2008R. Kelly's bizarre courtroom drama came to an end today as a Cook County jury found him not guilty on all 14 counts of child pornography charges, The King of R&B was heard muttering "Thank you, Jesus. Thank you, Jesus. Thank you, Jesus as the verdicts came rolling in.
[R. Kelly's attorney], in an attempt to suggest that Kellys head could have been superimposed onto somebody elses body in the sex tape, asked [gal on witness stand] whether she had seen the Wayans brothers movie "Little Man.
[Attorney] said, "They put the head of Marlon Wayans on a midget and it looked real, didnt it?
But, to widespead laughter, [gal on witness stand] replied, "Not really!" (The Sun Times)
Still, it was debate over a mole on Kelly's back that ultimately won the three-week trial. This is Kellys second alleged run-in with a minor after a reported marriage to Aaliyah, with whom he wrote "Age Aint Nothing But A Number," when she was 15.
12 Play: Fourth Quarter, Kelly's 14th album, will hit shelves this July.