The actor alleged he was attacked by two masked men in MAGA hats who used racist and homophobic slurs, beat him up, splashed bleach on him, and placed a noose around his neck.
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The prosecutor has the power to bring new charges against the “Empire” actor accused of faking his own hate crime.
The Chicago police released the body camera footage late Monday.
The Chicago Police Department released nearly 500 pages related to the Smollett case on Thursday.
“These are not the actions of a person seeking to maintain his privacy or simply be let alone,” a judge said in the decision to unseal Smollett's case.
Chicago officials said Smollett owes the city $130,106.15 incurred in overtime costs during the police investigation into the actor’s claims.
The city is seeking $130,000 from the "Empire" actor for an investigation into his alleged hate crime.
And now people are mad at him. The cycle continues.
"I’ve never seen a case like this,” said one former prosecutor.
Chicago officials were blindsided — and infuriated — by the news that all the charges were being dropped against him.
The "Empire" actor is accused of paying two men to attack him on the streets of Chicago in late January