A Chicago judge put Kelly's total $ 1 million on Saturday, a day after he was charged with 10 charges of sexual violence against four victims, three of whom would be minors at the time of alleged crimes, prosecutors. Kelly's relationship is set at $ 250,000 for each of the alleged victims in the case. To leave the police arrest, he is required to pay 10% of the total or 100,000 dollars.
Steve Greenberg, Kelly's lawyer, told reporters after a bail hearing on Saturday that he was "very happy" with the bond and that he seemed "fair and reasonable in the face of allegations."
But Greenberg said his client "really does not have money at this point" because of "bad management", "hangers" and "bad deals".
He added that Kelly would eventually be able to figure out the $ 1
Illinois has no bail bonds, Greenberg said.
Singer owes thousands to unpaid child support
But Kelly's money problems do not stop with his guarantee.
According to judicial documents reviewed by CNN, Kelly owes more than $ 169,000 of unpaid child support to his ex-wife on February 6th. but Kelly did not appear at this court hearing.
In order to avoid his disrespect to the court, a judge ordered him to pay $ 161,663 by March 6.
Greenberg told CNN that his client "does not have to pay child benefit before he leaves." "The state is trying to get him to do it, or they were," Greenberg said, "but the judge said no."
Kelly also threatened to be expelled to his studio in Chicago last month because he owes more than $ 166,000 in unpaid rent.
Judicial documents show that a judge has signed an eviction order in January. Documents show that Robert Kelly had to move on or before January 21, but Kelly was still in the studio before surrendering to police Friday night. The expulsion process began in July 2018 when the landlord, Midwest Commercial Funding LLC, said Kelly had leased the lease, initially not paying more than $ 79,000 for rent. The rent on the back continued to accumulate and the judge finally gave up the expulsion.
In January, a judge ordered the second floor of Kelly's studio, which was used as a bedroom, to be closed because it represents a fire hazard.
The judge also limited the use of Kelly's building between 9 am and 9 pm, the decision Greenner had made in a statement on his Twitter page, which compared Kelly with Ludwig van Beethoven, Sigmund Freud and Winston Churchill. , about whom he said he worked and wrote at night.
The area was only a commercial area, not a residential area.
Under the terms of his relationship, Kelly has to hand over his passport and is prohibited from being in contact with anyone under the age of 18. accused of committing a crime that happened between 1998 and 2010.
Among the findings, Cook's County Prosecutor Kim Fox said one of the alleged victims had given the authorities a shirt she wore at a supposed meeting with the singer, which was later tested positively for his DNA. Prosecutors also claim that Kelly spits two of his victims.
Kelly turned on Friday night hours after the police in Chicago issued an order for his arrest. He must return to court on Monday.
Greenberg has maintained his client's innocence, saying on Saturday that Kelly was "innocent" at the time. On Friday, he said he believed that "all women are lying."
Sara Sidner of CNN reported from Chicago while Dakin Andon reported and wrote from Atlanta. Traci Tamura from CNN contributed to this report.