'Empire' Actor Jussie Smolett Indicted on 16 Felony Counts by Grand Jury

"Empire" actor Jussie Smollett has been indicted by a grand jury in Chicago on 16 felony counts after allegedly lying to police about being the victim of a racist and homophobic hate crime. Each charge carries a sentence that could range from probation to four years. The odds are he is unlikely to...
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Chicago Cops Slam Jussie Smollett for Faking Attack Because He Was "Dissatisfied" With "Empire" Salary

Jussie Smollett staged his homophobic and racist attack allegedly because he was "dissatisfied with his salary" on Empire, Chicago police superintendent Eddie Johnson said during an emotionally charged press conference on Thursday. "When we discovered the actual motive, quite frankly, it p**sed...
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Jussie Smollett Surrenders to Police After Being Indicted for Filing False Report

On Thursday morning, Jussie Smollett turned himself in to Chicago police to face his felony charge of disorderly conduct for filing a false police report. The news was confirmed by spokesman Anthony Guglielmi, who tweeted that the actor "is under arrest and in custody of detectives." ABC reports...
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