Combined, the allegations describe an organized effort by the star and her associates to recruit and transport underage girls across state lines for illegal sex, including the production of child pornography, as well as a conspiracy to obstruct justice by destroying evidence and bribing or threatening witnesses. .
In 2019, Kelly’s receipts for the Walt Disney World Dolphin Hotel (a hotel that does not belong to either Disney or him, but rather Marriott International, although it is located at Walt Disney World Resort and is considered an official Disney hotel) have been obtained. for use in legal proceedings. Following the testimony of a victim this week, information has been revealed about what happened at the hotel.
The woman testified that she first met Kelly when she was 17, after one of her employees gave her her number while touring Orlando, Florida in April 2015.
She texted and FaceTimed with Kelly after the gig, hoping he could critique her work. The woman testified that she falsely told Kelly she was 18 in these messages and, at his request, agreed to meet him for an “audition” at the Walt Disney World Dolphin Hotel in Orlando.
The report then details Kelly’s alleged sordid behavior when the girl visits her hotel room. At one point, police arrived in the room after her parents could not reach her on the phone.
She testified that while she told officers she was 18, she handed them her ID card, which showed her actual date of birth.
They then reportedly told the singer, “Anytime he was back in Orlando and needed security to call them.” The woman is just one of many victims who will testify at the Brooklyn trial, which is expected to last around four weeks.
Another of Kelly’s victims comes in the form of one of her former managers, Tom Arnold, who claims Kelly already tied up his entire paycheck for not getting a tour guide on a tour. visit to Walt Disney World in Orlando, Florida.
Arnold’s breaking point was after the trip to Disney World in 2011, he said. He had been tasked with booking hotel rooms and a female guide for the trip. But when he called Disney, only male tour guides were available, he was told. When Kelly’s tour bus arrived at the park, the singer saw the male tour guide and broke, Arnold said.
Kelly allegedly applied Arnold’s punishment by refusing to pay him anything.
A few days later, Arnold’s wife called him. His paycheck had arrived in the mail. Taxes had been levied, but the outstanding balance was $ 0, Arnold said.
At this time, Walt Disney World has not commented on the allegations revealed in the testimonies of the victims, nor has Marriott International or Sheraton Hotels and Resorts, which operate the Walt Disney World Dolphin Hotel. The case is ongoing.