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A jury this morning found Empire actor Jussie Smollett guilty on five counts of making a false report to Chicago police. Smollett claimed that he was the victim of a hate crime in January 2019. However, prosecutors alleged he staged that attack himself. Chicago police accused the Empire actor of orchestrating the attack early in …

Jussie Smollett

Actor Jussie Smollett has been charged with filing a false police report and disorderly conduct after he claimed he suffered a homophobic and racist assault in Chicago last month. “Felony criminal charges have been approved by [Cook County State Attorney’s Office] against Jussie Smollett for Disorderly Conduct / Filing a False Police Report,” Chicago Police …

Jussie Smollett

Police are investigating an alleged assault on Empire actor Jussie Smollett as a possible hate crime after two men allegedly yelled racial and homophobic slurs at him and wrapped a rope around his neck. Chicago police said in the early hours of Tuesday morning (local time) the 35-year-old actor, who is gay, was approached by …