Jussie Smollett

Celebrity attorney Michael Avenatti mulled defending brothers involved in allegedly staged attack on Jussie Smollett

11 hours ago   |   Chicago Tribune

Embattled celebrity attorney Michael Avenatti was in close contact with State's Attorney Kim Foxx in the lead-up to R&B singer R. Kelly's indictment - and a short time later he...
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Why charges dropped against Jussie Smollett still a mystery despite document dump by Kim Foxx's office

11 hours ago   |   Chicago Tribune   |   4 articles

The emails between lawyers for Jussie Smollett and top officials with Cook County State's Attorney Kim Foxx's office started flying on the day the “Empire” actor was arraigned...
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Kim Foxx Worried Her Office Was Too Hard on Jussie Smollett, Messages Show

12 hours ago   |   NY Times   |   4 articles

Chicago's top prosecutor continued to text colleagues about the Smollett case after delegating it to a deputy, records show. She questioned the number of charges.
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Despite recusal, prosecutor told deputy Smollett overcharged

14 hours ago   |   Miami Herald

Chicago's top prosecutor injected herself into the criminal case accusing Jussie Smollett of staging a racist, anti-gay attack in January despite having recused herself...
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Highlights from the Kim Foxx texts regarding the Jussie Smollett case

14 hours ago   |   Chicago Tribune

Here are a few highlights from Kim Foxx's text messages about the Jussie Smollett case.
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The Spin: Smollett, Mueller and a distracted public | Mega-development near Soldier Field | 'Sanctuary county' aims to protect gun owners

14 hours ago   |   Chicago Tribune

I'm back from a trip to New Orleans, where the daily news focused on the arrest of a suspected arsonist, the son of a sheriff's deputy, who allegedly torched several...
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Kim Foxx's deputy didn't have authority to drop Smollett charges: emails

Kim Foxx's deputy didn't have authority to drop Smollett charges: emails

14 hours ago   |   New York Post   |   4 articles

First Assistant State's Attorney Joseph Magats, the man who decided to drop 16 felony charges against Jussie Smollett, never had the legal authority to act in his boss Kim...
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Jussie Smollett update: Kim Foxx's texts and emails raise more questions about recusal

14 hours ago   |   ABC   |   4 articles

Although Cook County State's Attorney Kim Foxx publicly recused herself from the Jussie Smollett case, she still sent to texts to lead prosecutors in charge, and an email from...
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Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel says independent review of Smollett case will bring clarity: 'There are more questions than there are anwers.'

17 hours ago   |   Chicago Tribune

Cook County State's Attorney Kim Foxx should not step down over her handling of the Jussie Smollett investigation, Mayor Rahm Emanuel reiterated Wednesday, but he said it's...
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Kim Foxx texts show she thought number of Jussie Smollett charges 'excessive'

21 hours ago   |   ABC

Text messages obtained by the ABC7 I-Team show Cook County State's Attorney Kim Foxx thought the number of charges filed against "Empire" actor Jussie Smollett were excessive.
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