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Tag: Jussie Smollett

‘This Is About Transparency’: Judge Rules to...

Jussie Smollett did a lot of talking before and after his 16-count indictment was dropped. So a judge in Chicago is saying...

Jussie Smollett’s Long-term Future on ‘Empire’ In...

"Empire" fans received good news Tuesday that hit Fox series will be renewed for season 6. However, those expecting to see Jamal...

Lee Daniels Talks Jussie Smollett’s Future on...

Lee Daniels stopped by "The Breakfast Club" on Wednesday and was asked about Jussie Smollett's role on "Empire." The...

Osundairo Brothers Sue Jussie Smollet’s Lawyers For...

Abimbola and Olabinjo Osundairo, the two brothers that were accused of attacking Jussie Smollett in Chicago earlier this year, have sued the...

Despite Recusal, Prosecutor Kim Foxx Told Deputy...

CHICAGO (AP) — Chicago's top prosecutor injected herself into the criminal case accusing Jussie Smollett of staging a racist, anti-gay attack in...

City of Chicago Sues Jussie Smollett for...

CHICAGO (AP) — Chicago filed a lawsuit against Jussie Smollett on Thursday in a bid to recoup the costs of investigating a...

Smollett’s Lawyer Warns Chicago Not to Sue...

CHICAGO (AP) — An attorney for Jussie Smollett has written a letter warning that if Chicago follows through on its vow to sue the...

Taraji P. Henson Says Jussie Smollett Will...

Despite all of the negative headlines that have surrounded Jussie Smollett over the past couple of months, he still has a job on his ...

Chicago to Sue Smollett After He Refuses...

CHICAGO (AP) — The City of Chicago says Jussie Smollett has refused to pay more than $130,000 to reimburse costs of investigating what authorities...

Chris Rock Cracks Jussie Smollet Joke at...

Did they expect Chris Rock to actually listen? On Saturday when the legendary comedian presented at the 2019 NAACP Image Awards, he said the producers...

City Leaders: Smollett Owes Chicago $130K for...

CHICAGO (AP) — City officials have ordered Jussie Smollett to pay $130,000 to cover the cost of the investigation into his report of a...

‘Power’ Actress Naturi Naughton Says Jussie Smollett...

Jussie Smollett received an NAACP Image Award nomination for outstanding supporting actor in a drama series for his "Empire" role, but Naturi Naughton said he should...

Records: Police Paid for Hotel for Brothers...

CHICAGO (AP) — Chicago police provided a six-night hotel stay with separate rooms and 24-hour security to two brothers who said they were paid...

Taraji P. Henson, Ava DuVernay and Questlove...

As has been reported, all charges against actor Jussie Smollett of making a false police report about being attacked have been dropped. The development came almost five...

Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel, Police Chief ‘Angry’...

CHICAGO (AP) — Prosecutors on Tuesday dropped all charges against Jussie Smollett, an astonishing reversal that the "Empire" actor called vindication, but that the...

Attorneys: Jussie Smollett’s Criminal Charges Dropped

CHICAGO (AP) — Attorneys for "Empire" actor Jussie Smollett said Tuesday that charges alleging he lied to police about a racist and homophobic attack...

Lee Daniels Reveals ‘Empire’ Cast Has Had...

The cast of "Empire" has been pretty tight-lipped about Jussie Smollett and the accusation that he lied to police about being attacked. But on Wednesday, before the...

Chicago Police Union Wants Federal Probe in...

CHICAGO (AP) — The Chicago police union's president alleges that the county's top prosecutor interfered with the investigation of "Empire" actor Jussie Smollett before...

Taraji Henson Describes ‘Great Atmosphere’ on ‘Empire’...

Taraji P. Henson recently spoke about her "Empire" co-star Jussie Smollett, which is the first time she's done so since he's been charged with...

‘Empire’ Airs First Episode Since Jussie Smollett...

"Empire" returned from its winter break on Wednesday. It was also the first episode that aired since co-star Jussie Smollett was charged with felony...

Jacob Wohl, Conservative Provocateur, Accused of Faking...

Right-wing activist Jacob Wohl apparently faked a death threat against himself, submitting it to police as evidence he was facing "terroristic threats" during a...