"It wasn't an easy decision. You've got the mother sitting there. You feel bad."
December 13 2021 1:09 PM
Besides criminal charges, Smollett has been sued by the City of Chicago for more than $130,000 in police overtime
The president went after the gay Empire actor at a Chicago rally over the investigation into his alleged attack.
The latest broadside from the city of Chicago demonstrates how furious officials remain at the gay TV star.
Michael McAuliffe plans to file legislation stripping film projects of tax credits working with the out actor.
The union representing Chicago police officers has announced a protest as their calls for a federal probe into Jussie Smollett's case intensify.
Mark Geragos has been named as a co-conspirator to Michael Avenatti in allegedly trying to extort the company earlier this week.
The charges from a Chicago grand jury pertain to allegations that the actor made a false report of a hate crime.
Police have launched an internal investigation into why so much information around Jussie Smollett's case was leaking to the media.
The Good Morning America host said that her identity as a gay woman of color would play into the public's perception of how she handled the out actor.
The city's top cop took to Good Morning America on Monday and defended the department's case against Smollett as more details emerge.