Jussie Smollett Case: Kim Foxx Called Actor 'Washed Up Celeb Who Lied To Cops,' Thought Charges Were Too SevereAbout two weeks before charges were dropped against Jussie Smollett, Cook County State's Attorney Kim Foxx texted her staff calling Smollett a "washed up celeb who lied to cops."
Jussie Smollett's Attorney Contributed Money To Kim Foxx's Campaign"Empire" actor Jussie Smollett's attorney, Patricia Brown Holmes, has contributed to State's Attorney Kim Foxx's campaign in the past, according to the state elections website.
Jussie Smollett's Case Is Anything But Ordinary When It Comes To Alternative Prosecution, Legal Analyst SaysCook County State's Attorney Kim Foxx insists that prosecutors handled the disorderly conduct charges against Jussie Smollett the same way they do in thousands of other low-level felony cases.
Kim Foxx Says She Did Not Formally Recuse Herself From Jussie Smollett Case But Separated Herself From Decision MakingDespite publicly stating she recused herself from the Jussie Smollett case, Cook County State's Attorney Kim Foxx's office told CNN it was not a formal recusal. Rather, Foxx separated herself from decision making out of an abundance of caution.
'Whitewash Of Justice': Mayor Rahm Emanuel And Top Cop Eddie Johnson Attack Prosecutors For Dropping Jussie Smollett CaseChicago Police Superintendent Eddie Johnson is reportedly angry that prosecutors dropped charges against "Empire" actor Jussie Smollett Tuesday in a surprise court hearing.
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 Wants Cameras In Court For His Case, Attorney SaysThanks to a ruling from a judge, everyone will be able to see "Empire" actor Jussie Smollett in court facing criminal charges.
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.
Despite Jussie Smollett's Alleged Lies, Hate Crime Remains A Very Real Issue In Chicago, U.S.Allegations that actor Jussie Smollett fabricated a crime with racial and homophobic undertones caused harm for the City of Chicago, a visibly angry Chicago Police Superintendent Eddie Johnson said Thursday, the day after police charged Smollett with disorderly conduct alleging he made a false police report.
President Trump Calls Out Jussie Smollett On TwitterHours after Jussie Smollett was arrested and charged with disorderly conduct, President Donald Trump called out the actor on Twitter.
What Could A Felony Charge Mean For Jussie Smollett?If the actor is found guilty of the felony charge, legal experts say he could spend time behind bars.
Jussie Smollett Charged With Disorderly ConductEmpire actor Jussie Smollett is now officially classified as a suspect in a criminal investigation for filing a false police report, according to Chicago police.