The gay Empire actor appeared alongside family members at a bond hearing regarding his felony charges.

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The president tweets that Smollett insulted "tens of millions" of MAGA supporters.

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The motive "pissed everybody off," said the Chicago police superintendent.

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The Empire actor has been charged with falsifying a police report regarding his own alleged hate-crime attack.

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The actor has been indicted by a grand jury for filing a false report to Chicago police regarding an alleged hate crime incident in January.

February 20 2019 7:45 PM

The actor now faces potential charges from the Chicago police. A grand jury is empaneled and hearing evidence. 

February 20 2019 5:29 PM

But feel free to give us one.

February 20 2019 6:29 AM