R. Kelly’s legal professionals try pulling out all of the stops of their shopper’s newest authorized battle.
In keeping with paperwork filed that have been obtained by TMZ, the singer’s attorneys Zaid Abdallah and Raed Shalabi declare that regardless that he was served in his civil sexual assault case towards Heather Williams, he was in Cook dinner County Jail on the time for failing to pay baby help and shouldn’t have been served there. They declare that the papers may’ve been delivered to Kelly’s legal lawyer in Trump Tower the place he lives.
The paperwork additionally claims that Kelly “suffers from a studying incapacity that adversely impacts his potential to learn,” including … “in essence he can not.” This alleges that R. Kelly couldn’t decide what the paperwork he was served have been about and is why he didn’t act on them.
Beforehand, we reported that Williams gained a default judgement towards Kelly when he failed to seem for a listening to within the case, which alleges the singer sexually abused Williams when she was 16.
R. Kelly’s authorized crew is asking the courtroom to vacate the choice to ensure that their shopper to correctly mount his protection in new trial proceedings.