(The Facebook page was taken down after less than a day, for violating the social network's Community Standards.) Rodgers' mother also said in the press conference that she had received threats from Kelly. In her lawsuit, she says the singer "willfully, deliberately and maliciously" infected her with herpes and that he "mentally, physically and verbally" abused her.
There have been suggestions that Kelly never actually knew her real age, however, a video has emerged of R. Kelly describing her as "14-years-old" while recording with her in a studio.
A lawyer for Kelly, who has denied all of the abuse allegations, told CBS that the letter to Rodgers was "a fake".
"Taking a stand against R. Kelly, someone who has been termed ´the King of R&B´ and is loved by many has not been easy", Rodgers said Monday. Rodgers was one of several women who appeared in the Surviving R. Kelly docuseries accusing the singer of sexual abuse.
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In the letter, a person identifying himself as R Kelly wrote that if the suit went forward, he would have "10 personal male witnesses" give evidence about Ms Rodgers' sex life. "In addition, he posted private photos of her", Allred said during the press conference.
Rodgers says she met Kelly in San Antonio at a party after one of his concerts.
Allred said that Rodgers was going to be meeting with the NYPD, "We have an appointment today with the New York City Police Department who has asked to meet with Faith in furtherance of their investigation into potential victims of R. Kelly".
"No woman should be criticized, shamed or retaliated against for speaking the truth", Rodgers told reporters. "I was vulnerable and impressionable when I met him at 19".