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Soros Spent $2 Million to Help Reelect Kim Foxx, Prosecutor Who Bungled Jussie Smollett Case

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, March 21, 2020 at 4:30pm 3/21/2020 at 4:30pm

I thought Democrats hated outside money, but I guess when it helps your own, who cares?

Cook County State Attorney Kim Foxx faced a lot of criticism after she fumbled the Jussie Smollett case. Liberal billionaire George Soros stepped in and poured $2 million into a PAC formed specifically to get...

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Kim Foxx, Who Fumbled Jussie Smollett Case, Wins Primary for Cook County State’s Attorney

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, March 18, 2020 at 8:30am 3/18/2020 at 8:30am

Cook County State’s Attorney Kim Foxx survived her primary on Tuesday despite the mess she made of actor Jussie Smollett’s case.

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Resident Assistants at U. Chicago Claim School Laid Them Off Without Telling Them

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, March 17, 2020 at 10:00am 3/17/2020 at 10:00am

It is starting to look like there is going to be a lot of legal fallout from the sudden closure of so many schools.

The College Fix reports:

University of Chicago lays off resident assistants without telling them

Some workers whose jobs are tied to physical places are still getting paid during the coronavirus...

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Daughter of GOP Rep. Threatened at U. Chicago for Criticizing Socialism

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, March 13, 2020 at 10:00am 3/13/2020 at 10:00am

The fact that socialism even has support at our colleges and universities is an indictment of our higher education system.

Campus Reform reports:

UChicago student, daughter of former GOP rep ‘harassed,’ ‘threatened’ for opposing socialism

The daughter of former U.S. Rep. Sean Duffy found herself amid a swarm of online harassment for speaking out...

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Jussie Smollett Pleads Not Guilty to Six Felony Charges of Disorderly Conduct

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, February 24, 2020 at 7:00pm 2/24/2020 at 7:00pm
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Former Empire actor Jussie Smollett pleaded not guilty to six felony charges of disorderly conduct in Chicago, IL.

The court alleges Smollett staged a hate crime on himself in January 2019.

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Jussie Smollett Indicted by Special Prosecutor on Six Counts Related to False Claim of Hate Crime Attack

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, February 11, 2020 at 6:46pm 2/11/2020 at 6:46pm
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A special Cook County grand jury indicted actor Jussie Smollett on six new charges related to the alleged fake attack.

Smollett faces “charges of disorderly conduct, accusing him of filing false reports claiming he was the victim of a racist and homophobic attack last year.”

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Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot Fires Police Superintendent Eddie Johnson After IG Report Reveals Lies

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, December 3, 2019 at 7:00am 12/3/2019 at 7:00am
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Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot fired Chicago Police Department Superintendent Eddie Johnson after an inspector general report revealed numerous lies and distortions with his story about him sleeping at the wheel of his car.

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Trump Says Chicago Police Superintendent Johnson ‘Not Doing His Job,’ Calls Him a ‘Disgrace’

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, October 28, 2019 at 2:01pm 10/28/2019 at 2:01pm
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President Donald Trump slammed Chicago Police Superintendent Eddie Johnson during his speech at the Association of Chiefs of Police conference in Chicago. From The New York Post:

“There is one person that’s not here today. I said, ‘Where is he, I want to talk to him. In fact, more than anyone else,...

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Chicago Police Union Criticizes Superintendent for Skipping Trump Visit: ‘We Do Not Engage in Political Activity’

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, October 25, 2019 at 11:00am 10/25/2019 at 11:00am
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On Fox and Friends this morning, Chicago Fraternal Order of Police President Kevin Graham tore into Chicago Superintendent Eddie Johnson over his decision to skip a speech scheduled next week from President Donald Trump:

Graham told [Steve] Doocy: “He has said that he has problems with President Trump. And, my feeling is,...

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Federal Judge Refuses to Dismiss Chicago Lawsuit Against Jussie Smollett

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, October 22, 2019 at 5:00pm 10/22/2019 at 5:00pm
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U.S. District Judge Virginia Kendall told actor Jussie Smollett the Chicago lawsuit against him “will be going forward.”

The city wants him to pay the $130,166 they wasted on his hoax. He claimed two men assaulted him with a noose and homophobic slurs.

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Chicago Teachers Strike, Leaving 300,000 Children Out of School

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, October 17, 2019 at 4:00pm 10/17/2019 at 4:00pm
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The Chicago Teachers Union (CTU) decided to strike, which began today after the union’s House of Delegates turned down the latest offer from the Board of Education.

Over 300,000 students did not have school on Thursday. They may not have school on Friday.

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College Students Sue Chicago for Right to Evangelize Near Iconic City Sculpture

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, September 23, 2019 at 12:00pm 9/23/2019 at 12:00pm

These students just want to speak to passers by and hand out free literature. What’s the harm?

The Hill reports:

College students sue Chicago in effort to evangelize at the ‘Bean’ city sculpture

A group of college students who wish to evangelize visitors and pass out free religious literature in Chicago’s Millennium Park are...

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Buttigieg’s Event in Chicago Black Neighborhood Drew in Mostly White Voters

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, August 21, 2019 at 1:00pm 8/21/2019 at 1:00pm
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Kim Foxx Subpoenaed Over Jussie Smollett Case While Judge Slams Her for Double Standard

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, April 29, 2019 at 11:00am 4/29/2019 at 11:00am

Cook County’s State’ Attorney Kim Foxx’s woes continue as retired appellate judge Sheila O’Brien filed a petition for a special prosecutor to investigate Foxx’s office over the Jussie Smollett case. Foxx received a subpoena to appear in court along with her top deputy Joseph Magats.

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Illinois Gov. Pritzker Under Federal Investigation for Property Tax Appeals

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, April 25, 2019 at 3:00pm 4/25/2019 at 3:00pm
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Welcome to my home state of Illinois where you don’t have a real governor unless he (or she) has some kind of investigation under their belt. Looks like the current governor could face his own federal trouble.

Democrat Gov. J.B. Pritzker, his wife, and his brother-in-law have fallen into a federal investigation ...

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Osundairo Brothers File Suit In Federal Lawsuit Against Jussie Smollett’s Attorneys

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, April 23, 2019 at 1:00pm 4/23/2019 at 1:00pm
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Guess what, Jussie Smollett. This situation is not going away.

Abel and Ola Osundairo, the brothers involved in the alleged racist and homophobic attack against Smollett, which the Chicago police concluded was a hoax, have sued Smollett’s attorneys for defamation.

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Kim Foxx Communicated With Her Team After Recusal From Jussie Smollett Case

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, April 17, 2019 at 11:00am 4/17/2019 at 11:00am

The ABC-I team in Chicago continues its great work investigating Cook County State’s Attorney Kim Foxx after her office dropped 16 felony charges against actor Jussie Smollett.

Foxx recused herself from the case after she talked with Smollett’s family before the charges, but new texts show that she still communicated with her...

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