R. KELLY JURY TO HEAR OPENING STATEMENTS AT TRIAL IN CHICAGO

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Opening statements set for today give cheap viagra overnight US prosecutors and R. Kelly’s attorneys their first chance to address jurors directly about charges that accuse the R&B singer of enticing of minors for sex, producing child pornography and rigging his 2008 pornography trial.

Both the prosecution and Kelly’s legal team told the judge earlier in the week that they would like about an hour each to tell jurors about the kind of evidence they can expect to see and hear. The evidentiary stage of the federal trial is expected to last about a month.

Lawyers for two Kelly co-defendants will also address jurors before the government begins calling witnesses later today. Prosecutors haven’t said who they will call first.

The jury was impanelled Tuesday night with prosecutors and defense attorneys arguing toward the end of the process cialis online pharmacy canada about whether the government was improperly attempting to keep some Black people off the jury.

Kelly, who is Black, is accused of enticing minors for sex, of producing child pornography and of fixing his 2008 state child pornography trial at which he was acquitted.