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'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.
Prosecutors Say 5,700 Cases Dropped Similarly To Jussie Smollett's; But One Such Example Shocked At The ComparisonTerrae Washington said he had to complete 50 hours of community service while working two jobs to get charges dropped against him while Jussie Smollett only had to do 16.
Jussie Smollett Case: City Bills 'Empire' Actor For $130,000 In Police Costs, Mayor Rahm Emanuel Tells Trump 'Stay Out Of This'"When he writes the check, in the memo section, he can put the word ‘I’m accountable for the hoax,’” Emanuel said at an unrelated event on Thursday.
Ratings For Jussie Smollet's Show 'Empire' Hit All-Time LowJussie Smollett told reporters Tuesday he's ready to "get back to work." Meanwhile, Wednesday night's episode of his show 'Empire' received the lowest ratings in the show's history, according to TV Line.
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.
Osundairo Brothers' Sibling Happy For Jussie Smollett After Charges Dropped; 'That's A Good Thing'A brother of the Ola and Abel Osundairo, who were involved in the attack on Jussie Smollett, said he's happy that all charges have been dropped against Smollett.
Jussie Smollett Case Reports Reveal CPD Paid For Hotel For Brothers Involved In AttackChicago police were ordered Wednesday not to release any more records from the Jussie Smollett case but not before granting a CBS 2 request for police reports.
Jussie Smollett Case: Internal Email Has Cook County State's Attorney's Office Scrambling To Find Similar Dropped CasesCBS 2 has obtained an internal email from the Cook County State's Attorney's Office regarding a search for felony cases dropped under similar circumstances to the Jussie Smollett case.
Jussie Smollett Case: Police Reports Reveal New InformationCBS 2 has obtained the redacted Chicago Police Department reports from the Jussie Smollett criminal investigation.
Mayor Rahm Emanuel Says Jussie Smollett Case Deserves Clearer Resolution; 'Nothing Here Adds Up'“Something is rotten in Denmark. It doesn’t add up. As I said yesterday, nothing here adds up,” Emanuel said.
JUST IN: Jussie Smollett's Lawyers Did Not Ask Judge To Expunge Court Records TodayJussie Smollett's lawyers did not ask a judge to expunge court records for the case today as expected.