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Jussie Smollett Released from Jail During Appeal

Jussie Smollett has been released from jail, after spending six nights behind bars.  What had happened was an appeals court agreed with his lawyers that he should be freed pending appeal of his conviction for lying to police about a racist homophobic attack on his life. Read more here

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Jussie Smollett Sentenced to 150 Days in Jail

Former Empire star Jussie Smollett has been sentenced to 5 months in jail and 30 months felony probation for his role in a hate crime hoax. According to court documents, Smollett must serve those 150 days in jail and pay $120,106 in restitution to law enforcement for their resources in investigating the hoax. Oh, he… Read more »

Jussie Smollett To Be Sentenced In March For Hate Crime Hoax

Jussie Smollett was convicted last year of orchestrating a fake hate crime against himself in 2019 He is scheduled to be sentenced on March 10th on five counts of disorderly conduct. The disorderly conduct charges are class 4 felonies and carry a sentence of up to 3 years in prison. Jussie remains free on bond… Read more »

BREAKING!!!!! Jussie Smollett Found Guilty On 5 Counts

Jussie Smollett has been found guilty of staging a hate crime against himself in January 2019 to boost his career according to prosecutors. The jury in Chicago deliberated for more than nine hours and found the actor guilty on five of six counts of disorderly conduct and for filing a false police report. According to experts,… Read more »

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Jussie Smollett’s Criminal Trial Begins Today

It looks like Jussie Smollett is going on trial today concerning the charges he lied to Chicago police about being a victim of a racist and homophobic attack nearly three years ago.  If you remember on January 29, 2019, Jussie, told police he was attacked by two men around 2 a.m. while he was out… Read more »