Chicago sues Jussie Smollett
Friday, 12 April 2019
The City of Chicago has sued Jussie Smollett over the $130,000 it says was spent to investigate a fake hate crime allegation made by the actor. "This action is brought by the City to recover civil penalties, statutory treble damages, and attorney's fees and costs arising from Defendants false statements to the City," the lawsuit alleges. "In investigating Defendant's false statements and false police report, the City incurred significant...
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Smollett missed the deadline to pay Chicago more $130,000. Now the city is suing for at least three times as much. Chicago Sues Jussie Smollett Over Investigation Cost 00:55
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