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Actor Jussie Smollett, center, leaves the Leighton Criminal Courthouse in Chicago after prosecutors dropped all charges against him on Tuesday, March 26, 2019
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March 27, 2019 - 7:46 am
Prosecutors still insist Jussie Smollett faked a racist, anti-gay attack on himself in the hopes that the attention would advance his acting career. The "Empire" star still says he was assaulted by two men late at night in downtown Chicago.
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Jussie Smollett (Photo by Evan Agostini/Invision/AP, File)
January 30, 2019 - 5:23 pm
Chicago police have released surveillance images of persons they wish to interview, following an alleged attack on "Empire" actor Jussie Smollett. Police called them "potential people of interests."
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Dominik Bindl/Getty Images for Tribeca TV
January 30, 2019 - 2:14 pm
Detectives have reviewed surveillance footage of "Empire" actor Jussie Smollett walking to a downtown Chicago apartment after an early-morning visit to a Subway restaurant, but none of it showed an attack on the actor, a police official said Wednesday.
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