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Jussie Smollett Pleads Not Guilty to 16 Felony Charges in Chicago

NYTimes.com Thursday, 14 March 2019
The charges against Smollett, an actor on the TV show “Empire,” stem from his report of a racist and homophobic attack that the police say was staged.
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"Empire” actor Jussie Smollett pleaded not guilty in a Chicago court on Thursday to new charges that he falsely reported to police that he was the victim of a racist and homophobic assault on a city street. Freddie Joyner reports.

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