Another Kim Foxx Staffer Resigns Amid Sussie Smollett FalloutWhile Cook County State's Attorney Kim Foxx is still dealing with the Jussie Smollett case aftermath, another one of her staffers has left.
A Look Into Recent Resignations In The State's Attorney's OfficeCook County State's Attorney Kim Foxx ran on a platform of reform, but several of those key reformers left the office in recent months.
River Forest Police Say State's Attorney's Office Too Lenient After Habitual Offender Released On Bond Allegedly Robs WomanVernon Knox was released on bond and within hours was back in police custody, this time for allegedly robbing a woman on the Green Line.
Foxx Under Fire From Suburban Law Enforcement OfficialsThe Chicago Fraternal Order of Police said it's not just Kim Foxx dropping the charges against Jussie Smollett that's behind their call for resignation. Their disaffection began with lack of charges in attacks on police officers.
FOP Wants Cook County State's Attorney Kim Foxx To Resign Over Handling Of Jussie Smollett CaseTwo groups on opposing sides of how Cook County State’s Attorney Kim Foxx and her office handled the Jussie Smollett case will hold dueling protests on Monday.
Rev. Jesse Jackson Plans Event To Show Support For Cook County State's Attorney Kim FoxxWhile some publicly criticize Cook County State's Attorney Kim Foxx and her handling of the Jussie Smollett case, Rev. Jesse Jackson is set to rally in support.
Jussie Smollett Case: President Trump Says FBI To Investigate After Disorderly Conduct Charges Dropped; 'It Is An Embarrassment To Our Nation!"President Donald Trump weighed in Thursday morning on the Jussie Smollett case, after Cook County prosecutors dropped charges against the “Empire” actor, tweeting that the FBI and Justice Department would investigate the handling of the case.
Jussie Smollett Case: State's Attorney Kim Foxx Denies Fixing The Case; 'This Outcome Was Not Unexpected'Cook County State’s Attorney Kim Foxx denied that her office fixed the Jussie Smollett case by agreeing to drop charges, insisting prosecutors handled the disorderly conduct charges the same way they do in thousands of other low-level felony cases.
Jussie Smollett Prosecutor Says, 'I Do Not Believe He Is Innocent' After Charges DroppedThe prosecutor who decided to drop the charges against Jussie Smollett said he believes the move does not vindicate the "Empire" actor of allegations that he orchestrated a racist and homophobic attack against himself.
Attorney Michael Avenatti To R. Kelly: 'Don't Ever Count On Ever Getting Out Of Prison'"I will not rest until each of you is brought to justice. Mr. Kelly did not do this alone. It was all in the interest of money."
Anita Alvarez Hits Kim Foxx Over Jussie Smollett Recusal: 'It's Your Job'Anita Alvarez lost the Democratic nomination for State's Attorney to Foxx in 2016, but she says her comments are "absolutely not" about sour grapes.
CNN: Grand Jury Seated In Wake Of New R. Kelly AllegationsThe Cook County State's Attorney would not confirm the grand jury proceedings or the existence of any new investigation. The office had previously encouraged any alleged victims of R. Kelly to come forward.