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R. Kelly’s protection lawyer has tried to discredit one of many R&B star’s sexual-assault accusers by asking her whether or not she was incapacitated by MSG in Chinese language meals. Certainly, this eyebrow-raising trade occurred throughout testimony Thursday from Sonja, the eighth accuser to take the stand towards Robert Kelly in his Brooklyn federal court docket trial on sex-crimes and racketeering costs, now in its fourth week.
Sonja mentioned she met Kelly in August 2003, exterior a Salt Lake Metropolis, Utah, mall. She was 21 on the time and dealing as an intern at