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Prosecutors: R. Kelly accuser had ’emotional breakdown,’ can’t testify

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NEW YORK — One of R&B superstar R. Kelly’s alleged victims had an “emotional breakdown” and will not testify at his sex trafficking trial, federal prosecutors said Tuesday. The woman, known in court papers as Jane Doe #20, was a key witness for the government. Her testimony was going to allow prosecutors to play a 2008 audio recording of Kelly berating, assaulting and threatening her, authorities said. “After the government played the audio recording for Jane Doe #20 and Jane Doe #20 traveled to New York to prepare for her testimony, she started to have panic attacks and appeared to have an em…

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