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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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Chicago Prosecutor Kim Foxx Suggests Racism to Explain Criticism Over Jussie Smollett

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, April 8, 2019 at 1:00pm 4/8/2019 at 1:00pm
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Cook County State’s Attorney Kim Foxx has faced mounting criticism after the office dropped all felony charges against Empire actor Jussie Smollett.

Instead of providing an explanation, Foxx pulled the race card and suggested those who criticize her are racist.

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Jussie Smollett Must Pay Chicago $138,000 on Thursday or Face Civil Lawsuit

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, April 4, 2019 at 1:00pm 4/4/2019 at 1:00pm
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Last week, the State’s Attorney’s office in Cook County dropped the felony charges against Jussie Smollett for allegedly pulling off a fake racist and homophobic attack.

A few days later, Mayor Rahm Emanuel asked Chicago’s Law Department to send Smollett a letter that demanded he pay back...

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Investigation shines a light on “the suspicious rise of gay hate crimes in Portland”

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, March 31, 2019 at 8:30pm 3/31/2019 at 8:30pm
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Independent journalist and Quillette editor Andy Ngo, whose work you may recall from Mary’s post in which she shares Ngo’s documentation of hate crime hoaxes perpetrated by the left, has published an article about “

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Congressional Black Caucus Blasts Trump’s “Silence” on White Nationalism, Ignores Its Own Complicity in Rise of Anti-Semitism

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, March 31, 2019 at 10:00am 3/31/2019 at 10:00am
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In the aftermath of the national outrage over the charges against “Empire” actor Jussie Smollett being dropped, President Trump on Thursday called for a federal investigation into the case.

The Congressional Black Caucus (CBC) took issue with Trump’s call, and Chairwoman Karen Bass (D-CA) blasted him in a statement:

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Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel: Trump to blame for Jussie Smollett hate crime hoax

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, March 29, 2019 at 7:30pm 3/29/2019 at 7:30pm
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When the charges were dropped against Jussie Smollet for one the infamous hate crime hoaxes, Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel was indignant:

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FBI to Review Charges Dropped Against Jussie Smollett Hate Crime Hoax

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, March 28, 2019 at 2:00pm 3/28/2019 at 2:00pm
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The Jussie Smollett case stinks to high heaven. So much so that when charges were dropped, even Chicago Mayor Rahm Emmanuel and Chicago’s police chief held a press conference lambasting the decision. More on that here.
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Chicago Police Release Jussie Smollett Investigation File

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, March 27, 2019 at 1:01pm 3/27/2019 at 1:01pm
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The Chicago Police Department (CPD) is not holding back its anger over the State’s Attorney dropping all charges and sealing the case of the alleged race crime hoax that involved Empire actor Jussie Smollett.

CPD released all of its investigation files on Smollett’s case.

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Charges Dropped Against Jussie Smollett in Chicago

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, March 26, 2019 at 11:22am 3/26/2019 at 11:22am
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Cook County prosecutors have decided to drop disorderly charges against Empire actor Jussie Smollett “for allegedly staging a phony attack and claiming he was the victim of a hate crime.” More from TMZ:

Jussie and his lawyers ran to court Tuesday morning in Chicago, where he was facing 16 felony counts of...

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Jussie Smollett Indicted by Grand Jury on 16 Felony Counts

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, March 8, 2019 at 7:00pm 3/8/2019 at 7:00pm
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A grand jury in Cook Country has indicted Empire star Jussie Smollett on 16 felony counts for filing a false police report.

Smollett had only received one felony charge for this last month. He claimed two white men in MAGA hats attacked him, yelling racist slurs.

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Police Believe LGBT Activist Burned House Down, Killed Pets for Attention

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, February 26, 2019 at 11:00am 2/26/2019 at 11:00am
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In Jackson, MI, transgender man Niki Joly became a gay hero in 2016 and 2017 after he managed to put on a gay festival and have ordinances dropped that discriminated against gay people. The local paper named him Citizen of the Year.

But that was not enough attention for Joly because police ...

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Hoaxes and Hypocrites on the Left Week at Legal Insurrection

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, February 24, 2019 at 8:00am 2/24/2019 at 8:00am

Never forget how easily the media bought this story and how hard they pushed it.

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Jussie Smollett Removed From Empire’s Final Episodes

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, February 22, 2019 at 10:53am 2/22/2019 at 10:53am

On Thursday, Jussie Smollett returned to the Empire set after he posted $10,000 in bond after the Cook County State Attorney’s office pressed charges against him for filing a false police report.

Smollett apologized to the cast and crew, but maintained his innocence. A person in the meeting told CNN that everyone...

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Prosecutors: Jussie Smollett Ordered Brothers to Yell, ‘This is MAGA Country’

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, February 22, 2019 at 9:00am 2/22/2019 at 9:00am
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The prosecutors in the case against Empire actor Jussie Smollett released their bond proffer, which provides evidence that he filed a false police report.

The prosecutors wrote that Smollett instructed brothers Abimbola “Abel” and Olabinjo “Ola” Osundairo to attack him, place a noose around his head, pour bleach on him, and also...

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Jussie Smollett Under Arrest on Felony Charge for Filing False Police Report

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, February 21, 2019 at 8:32am 2/21/2019 at 8:32am
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Empire actor Jussie Smollett turned himself into the Chicago Police Department early Thursday morning after the Cook County States Attorney charged him with a class 4 felony on Wednesday for filing a false police report.

CPD Supt. Eddie Johnson said “Smollett paid $3,500 to stage the attack because he was dissatisfied with...

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Chicago Police: Felony charges approved “against Jussie Smollett for Disorderly Conduct / Filing a False Police Report”

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, February 20, 2019 at 5:49pm 2/20/2019 at 5:49pm

Empire actor Jussie Smollett has been charged with filing a false police report. He is expected in court on Thursday at 1:30PM CT.

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Snopes Fact Checks Babylon Bee’s Story About CNN Offering Jussie Smollett a Job

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, February 20, 2019 at 5:00pm 2/20/2019 at 5:00pm

I’m so old, I remember when Snopes was a reliable fact-checker. I suppose their latest is not technically unreliable, even it if it is hilariously unnecessary.

The Babylon Bee is a well-known satire site and yet, Snopes fact-checked one of their recent posts. They may as well fact check...

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