Prosecutors Say Jussie Smollett's New Lawyer Previously Talked With Key Witnesses, Wants Him Off The CaseProsecutors want Smollett’s new lawyer kicked off the case because of a possible conflict of interest.
Judge Won't Release Full Report On Cook County State's Attorney Kim Foxx's Handling Of Jussie Smollett CaseLast week, special prosecutor Dan Webb released a summary of his report, which found evidence that "establishes substantial abuses and discretions" and false statements in Foxx's handling of the case.
Special Prosecutor Dan Webb Finds 'Abuses Of Discretion' In Prosecuting Of Jussie Smollett CaseSpecial Prosecutor Dan Webb has finished his investigation into the Cook County State's Attorney's handling of the Jussie Smollett case.
Osundairo Brothers Will Get Back Most Of Items Seized From Their Home During Jussie Smollett InvestigationOn Friday, Cook County James Linn ruled most of the items seized during the raid, including Abel Osundairo's guns, would be returned to them, because they were not relevant to the disorderly conduct charges against Smollett.
Osundairo Brothers, Star Witnesses Against Jussie Smollett, Cooperating With Prosecutors AgainLess than a day after the star witnesses in the Jussie Smollett case backed out of testifying, brothers Abel and Ola Osundairo are now back in.
Osundairo Brothers, Who Say They Were Paid To Stage Attack, Now Tell CBS 2 They Won't Willingly Testify Against Jussie SmollettThe Osundairo brothers’ attorney said they were willing to testify against Smollett at trial. But that has all changed – because the brothers say police have never returned their personal property from a raid.
Judge Denies Jussie Smollett's Request To Toss New Disorderly Conduct ChargesFormer "Empire" actor Jussie Smollett lost his bid to have new disorderly conduct charges thrown out, after a Cook County judge ruled Friday the case does not violate his protection against double jeopardy.
Judge Throws Out Jussie Smollett's Malicious Prosecution Countersuit Against Chicago PoliceU.S. District Judge Virginia Kendall ruled Wednesday that Smollett can’t bring a malicious prosecution claim until all proceedings against him have ended.
Jussie Smollett Ends Social Media Hiatus, Claims He's On Day 421 Of QuarantineAfter a long hiatus, Jussie Smollett has reappeared on social media
Kim Foxx Survives Heated Race For State's Attorney, Amid Jussie Smollett ControversyFoxx's closest challenger, former Cook County prosecutor Bill Conway, called Foxx to concede Tuesday night.
Jussie Smollett Pleads Not Guilty; Attorneys Seek To Dismiss New Charges In Hate Crime Hoax CaseA new indictment filed earlier this month charged Smollett with six counts of disorderly conduct, accusing him of filing false police reports that he was attacked on the way home from Subway in the middle of the night in Streeterville in January 2019.
Mayor Lightfoot Says Jussie Smollett Needs To Be Held AccountableJussie Smollett is scheduled to be arraigned on Monday, and Mayor Lori Lightfoot said Sunday that Smollett should be held accountable.
Kim Foxx Gets Prominent Endorsement But Doesn't Answer Questions About Her Handling Of Jussie Smollet CaseShe was also back on the defensive after a special prosecutor and grand jury brought new charges against actor Jussie Smollett for staging his own attack, 11 months after Foxx's office dismissed them.
Judge Allows State's Attorney Kim Foxx's Office To Keep Using Private Attorney In Jussie Smollett ProbeA Cook County judge has ruled State’s Attorney Kim Foxx may continue to use taxpayer money to hire a private attorney to represent her office in a special prosecutor’s investigation of the Jussie Smollett case.
Kim Foxx Backs New Indictment Against Jussie Smollett; Special Prosecutor 'Had The Facts And Evidence To File Charges'Cook County State's attorney Kim Foxx says she supports the new indictment against actor Jussie Smollett, even though her office dropped similar charges that the former "Empire" actor falsely told police he was the victim of a racist and homophobic attack last year.