Jussie Smollett

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May 31, 2019 - 6:43 pm
Chicago's top prosecutor has released more than 2,000 pages of documents in Jussie Smollett's case and explained she recused herself from an investigation into the "Empire" actor's claim he'd been the target of a racist, anti-gay attack solely because of false rumors she was related to him.
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May 14, 2019 - 8:38 am
After announcing that “Empire” would be renewed for a 6thseason without Jussie Smollett, Fox Entertainment CEO Charlie Collier has just revealed that the upcoming 6th season will be the last for the show. “We’re turning the final season of ‘Empire’ into a large television event,” Collier revealed...
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April 12, 2019 - 3:24 pm
"Ensuring that I and my office have the community's trust and confidence is paramount to me, which is why I invited an independent review of this matter," Foxx said in a statement. "I welcome this investigation and pledge my full cooperation and the cooperation of my office."
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April 12, 2019 - 7:45 am
(WBBM) -- The city of Chicago has now formally filed a lawsuit against "Empire" star Jussie Smollett in hopes of recovering $130,000 in costs police say they incurred investigating what they call a hate-crime hoax. The city recently sent Smollett a bill connected to its investigation of his claim...
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