Jussie Smollett's Legal Team Wants Case Sealed, Plan To File Motion For ExpungementJust a day after all the charges against "Empire" actor Jussie Smollett were dropped, his legal team wants the case sealed. They plan to file a motion for expungement Wednesday.
Rainbow PUSH Coalition: Jussie Smollett Is 'One Of The Most Impactful Community Service Volunteers We Have Ever Worked With'Charges against "Empire" actor Jussie Smollett were dropped for 16 hours of community service and an agreement to forfeit his $10,000 bond. According to the Rainbow PUSH Coalition, Smollett completed those community service hours with the organization over two days.
Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel Considers Suing Jussie Smollett To Recoup Money Spent On CaseWith all charges dropped, Jussie Smollett's record is one step closer to being wiped clean, but Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel is considering suing Jussie Smollett to recoup some of the wasted money the city spent on the case, CBS News has learned.
Emanuel Says Smollett Got Off 'Scot-Free'; Lightfoot, Preckwinkle Want More InformationChicago police and prosecutors usually work together closely, but Tuesday Mayor Rahm Emanual lashed out at States Attorney Kim Foxx and how her office handled the Jussie Smollett case.
Jussie Smollett: 'I Have Been Truthful And Consistent,' In First Comments After Charges DroppedAfter prosecutors dropped all charges against Jussie Smollett, the 'Empire" actor spoke to the media in the Leighton Criminal Courthouse.
Brothers At The Center Of Jussie Smollett Case In A Different Fight: The Boxing RingWhile actor Jussie Smollett fights for his freedom, the two brothers at the center of his case were involved in a different kind of fight Thursday night.
Jussie Smollett Pleads Not Guilty To Disorderly Conduct Indictment; Accused Of Orchestrating Hate Crime Hoax“Empire” actor Jussie Smollett pleaded not guilty Thursday to 16 counts of disorderly conduct, nearly a week after he was indicted for allegedly lying to police about a hate crime.
Being Black Or Gay In Chicago Makes You More Prone To Hate CrimesHate crimes rose by 24 percent last year, Chicago police data shows, with gay men and African Americans targeted more than other groups.
Osundairo Brothers 'Feel Tremendously Regretful' For Role In Alleged Jussie Smollett Hoax; 'He Betrayed Them'“This entire thing started because they put their trust in the wrong person,” attorney Gloria Schmidt said in an interview on CBSN.
Jussie Smollett Update: Grand Jury Returns 16 Counts Against 'Empire' ActorJussie Smollett is now facing deeper legal troubles after a grand jury returned 16 counts against the actor for allegedly staging a hate crime attack in January.
A Look At The Policies: Northwestern Hospital Employees Say They Were Fired For Accessing Jussie Smollett's RecordsCBS 2 obtained the policies that spell out why dozens of Northwestern Memorial Hospital workers got fired in connection with "Empire" actor Jussie Smollett's case.
EXCLUSIVE: Northwestern Hospital Employees Fired For Accessing Jussie Smollett's Medical Records Say They Didn't Do ItSome Northwestern Memorial Hospital employees say they were fired for accessing "Empire" actor Jussie Smollett's files are speaking out and saying they didn't do it.
EXCLUSIVE: Dozens Of Northwestern Hospital Workers May Have Been Fired For Improperly Reviewing Jussie Smollett's RecordsDozens of workers at Northwestern Hospital may have been fired for improperly reviewing the medical records of Jussie Smollett, who was treated at the emergency room after he claimed he had been attacked by two men.
Brothers In Jussie Smollett Incident Have 'Tremendous Regret,' Their Attorney SaysThe brothers who say "Empire" actor Jussie Smollett hired them to fake a hate crime attack are speaking out through their attorneys.
Johnson On Smollett Case: Evidence Doesn't Support Actor's Claims"It's not the Chicago police saying he did something, it's the evidence, the facts and the witnesses that are saying this."