Charges Dropped Against Smollett

Published March 26, 2019 132 Views

Rumble Reuters reports that on Tuesday, Illinois prosecutors dropped charges that accused “Empire” actor Jussie Smollett.
Smollett was accused of staging a phony hate crime attack to gain publicity.
Prosecutors had accused Smollett of falsely reporting that he was attacked on Jan. 29 in Chicago.
Smollett had pleaded not guilty to the charges against him in a Chicago court on March 14.
In the statement, his attorneys said Smollett was a “victim who was vilified and made to appear as a perpetrator.